For the first time, Pakistan is making a debut with promising startups in GITEX Startups Movement. This global startup movement will host participants from 40+ countries. Participation from Pakistan is being sponsored by Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) with support of Pakistan Software Houses Association (P@sha).
With the joint efforts of NestI/O, Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs of North America (OPEN Karachi), Institute of Business Administration (IBA) CED, Technology Incubation Centre NUST, Beaconhouse National University (BNU), MadJoint, The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Islamabad, Young Entrepreneurs Forum (YEF) and University of Central Punjab (UCP), 6 promising startups were confirmed to participate after clearing the selection process in an event scheduled from 16-20 October 2016 in Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). Teams from Pakistan will rally together with startups from across the globe to drive the whole technology industry forward.
A special Pakistan pavilion will be provided for the Pakistani teams where they will be showcasing their business. The event will support grass root innovation from Pakistan by enabling them to share their success, get secure funding and find routes to promote/market their products and services by connecting them with 400+ investors and 20,000 CXOs.
Here are the brilliant startups which will be showcasing in the Pakistan Pavilion:
1. Bioniks – Giving the world a helping hand
Bioniks is a project of Vicsous.co which makes 3D printed prosthesis customized in a way that they could precisely work like a natural part. The team firmly trusts that there is a plan and a purpose, a value to every life, and that incorporates the disabled, impaired and challenged. Bioniks is working exceptionally in the field of prosthesis to deal with this issue. It is putting every one of its endeavors to concoct innovations and advancements that could make the world a better place for all, a world without any disabilities, a world brimming with solace and happiness. A project that the team is proud of is preparing a prosthetic ‘Iron Man Arm’ for Bayyan Baloch, a 5 year old child who was conceived with a missing hand.
2. Find Ur Meal – An inimitable blend of Foodies and Restaurants
Find Ur Meal is the brain child of Tech Bridge Consultancy which is committed to provide a unique platform for all foodies to get their food in their desired budget within their accessibility. This platform will develop restaurants aptitude to manage their customers through CRM. Its unique Business Intelligence system provides deep insight of the restaurant business and sales trends, empowering restaurants of making critical decisions. It will perform as restaurants’ marketing agency using tight coupling with social media and VOIP platform.
3. MotionCue – Unleashing the power of video marketing
MotionCue is a video production and digital marketing agency which is marketing savvy and has artistic vision to create compelling top-class videos that captivate and engage the audience and most importantly deliver the results. MotionCue works with its clients to develop the perfect video marketing solution for their company.
4. Hayat Tech – Adding life to your content
Hayat Tech offers high quality software and mobile application development services that match the expectations of their customers. Highly reliable, effective solutions are provided and can be implemented as per the specification by the clients. The areas covered are Application Development, Mobile Applications, SEO, Social Media Marketing, E Commerce Solutions, Strategy Consulting, IT Consultancy.
5. RaideIT – Solution providers specialized in enterprise software solutions
RaideIT is an information technology consulting & solution provider firm which translates its clients’ business requirements into functioning software, have a strong sense of design to support conceptual development, and proven ability to solve problems and communicate effectively. Specializing in enterprise software solutions, security solutions & technology solutions RaideIT takes pride in being responsive, strong on quality and effective in delivering.
6. Art Fusion Labs – A media player ahead of its time that plays everything you throw at it
PlayerXtreme spurred out of a personal passion to develop a media player that plays all formats on mobile devices. The hard working team has added technology compliance like DOLBY digital, DTS, SMB, live streaming, UPnP and hardware acceleration. Platforms like Android, Apple TV and Tablets were added. Player Xtreme is now developing a media server with simplest and most intuitive user interface designed to manage complete digital life of today’s house hold, entertainment centers and educational institutes. A serve which will sync and stream to all connected devices.