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June 2017

Startup Competition Awards 2016

After an intense debate, the jury of the 3rd Sónar+D Startup Competition finally announced the winners:

The 1st prize was for Kagura (Japan) who also won the 2nd special prize, as the startup with the most potential for internationalization. Kagura is a music instrument that turns the body movements into music.

The 2nd prize was for the Swedish startup Mind Music Labs, with the first ever smart guitar, that allows users to play infinite sounds and share their performances online.

The 3rd prize went to Crossfader a user friendly mobile dj system and remix community.

The Special Prize from RICOH, went to  Open Shoes from Spain, who are creating 3D printed healthy footwear.

The prizes were given by Ogivly, RICOH, Sleighdogs, Keiretsu Forum, Loogic, Sendgrind, and

The 3rd Startup Competition wouldn’t have been possible without  Barcelona Activa, Barcelona Tech City, Barcinno, Beeq, Business France,, Impact, Innoverm, Kairos Society, Keiretsu, La Salle Technova Barcelona, Loogic, Musically, Ogylvy upcelerrator, Red de Industrias Creativas, Sendgrid, Sleidhdogs, Talentians and Wayra.