Kami Achieves Major Milestones to Advance Its Powerful Conversational AI Platform

At the AI Summit on 8th May, Kami announced that it is opening the next round of fundraising as it develops a next-generation AI conversational platform and innovative technologies in external memory, automated reasoning and sentiment-attention analysis. Kami was awarded the ‘Most Investible Company’ accolade in the StartPlanet NI 2017 accelerator program and was selected... View Article

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Demo Day Hits the Gaol

Seven startups from four countries pitched to an audience of international investors at Crumlin Road Gaol on Thursday 30th March as their final challenge within the business accelerator programme, StartPlanetNI. The culmination of a three-month long programme of intensive mentoring, the ‘Demo Day’ event gave participating startups from Northern Ireland, Italy, Great Britain and Hong... View Article

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Irish Tech News Business Showcase: Vox Pop

Check out "Vox Pop" business showcase on Irish Tech News. The Vox Pop team are current participants on the StartPlanet NI accelerator programme taking place in Belfast. Vox Pop introduce a new crowd-sourcing tool for the news industry to best engage with their audience.

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StartPlanet Alumni News – Orca Money raises £280k Seed Investment

StartPlanet NI is delighted to congratulate Orca Money on successfully raising £280k seed investment from TechStart NI, the Halo NI EIS Fund and private investors, including members of the NI Fintech Syndicate.

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Characteristics of a Successful Startup

What are the key characteristics of successful accelerator startup teams that truly embrace the accelerator opportunity and then subsequently “kick on” post programme to raise funds, drive revenues, build teams and a successful business?

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Meet our Mentor.. Damien Callaghan

Damien recently held the position of Senior Director Solution Development, Internet of Things Group within the Intel Corporation. An award winning business development leader. Damien is a 30 year veteran in the telecommunications and high-tech industries, having worked in 3 countries, at worldwide staff levels, in roles requiring excellence in business development, strategy creation and... View Article

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On your Marks… Get Set…. Go!!!!!!!!!!!

Finally, we are here and get to do what we are here to do “Accelerate Startups”. StartPlanetNI kicked of this week after many many months of planning and searching the globe for talent. We are now delighted to welcome 8 incredible tech startups we believe have an amazing potential to grow into significant scalable viable businesses

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Meet StartPlanet NI’s 2017 Cohort- ARise VR

ARiseVR brings together expertise in coding, visual storytelling and content creation and aims to build a world-class portfolio of commercial Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality experiences.

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Meet StartPlanet NI’s 2017 Cohort: ProtectBOX

StartPlanet NI welcomes ProtectBOX who will join our January accelerator programme. ProtectBOX provides affordable, all-in-one, compliant cyber security for small, medium businesses (SMBs).

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Meet StartPlanet NI’s 2017 Cohort- Kami

Conversation is the artefact of our thinking. We believe studying human conversation can give us a better understanding of human minds. That’s why we have Kami, an intelligent conversational platform which disrupts the customer service and advisory service industries with machine-human collaboration and conversation automation.

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