Barcelona: First Startup Weekend


Ellas 2.0, an initiative dedicated to technological entrepreneurship among women in Spain, and Barcelona Activa just kicked off it’s first Startup Weekend in Barcelona. On last Friday the participants pitched a 20 projects. That number quickly slimmed down to a total of seven final projects. 30% of the involved participants were women. After the Jury’s decision the 3 final winners were chosen:

-Tripku: A social travel network that offers a matching of travel-friends
-Kantox: A international marketplace for currency exchange
-Shift-o-rama: A shift scheduling & management platform