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T-Hub, in Partnership With Anthill Announces the Winners of Global Mobile Challenge National-Finals 2016

Hug Innovations & Fitso, won the challenge and will now represent India at The Global Mobile Challenge Asia Pacific event in Singapore, to be held on 20th January 2017. This will be followed by the global event, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February, 2017.

T-Hub, in partnership with Anthill, announces the winners of the national finals of Global Mobile Challenge 2016, held at the T-Hub campus in Hyderabad on 9th & 10th of December, 2016.

Hug Innovations & Fitso, won the challenge and will now represent India at The Global Mobile Challenge Asia Pacific event in Singapore, to be held on 20th January 2017. This will be followed by the global event, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February, 2017.

Their platform combines the power of wearable technology and health coaching services on cloud. They get a sponsored ticket for the event to be held in Singapore, $500 worth of credits from Digital Ocean and a Smartron phone.

Growfitter, a B2B SAAS based platform for Fitness centres and a B2C Fitness discovery portal enabling customers to book real-time sessions, stood second in the challenge and get the opportunity to participate in the Singapore finals. They too won a Smartron phone along with $500 worth of credits from Digital Ocean.

Mentored under the expert guidance of Anwar Hussein, Founder & CEO, Accel Health, Rama Iyer, SVP, T-Hub, Bharat Lingam, CEO, Purple Talk, Narsi Reddy, Founder & CEO, Smartron, Seema Kumar, Girls in Tech, Rajesh Manthena, Hyderabad Angels and Ritesh Modi, Microsoft; the top 10 participating teams competed in the challenge for two days.

On the basis of relevance, effectiveness, innovation, ability to scale and go-to-market strategy, these 10 teams were judged by a panel of expert jury members comprising of Sreekanth, Hyderabad Angels, Rajeev Menon, Anthill Ventures, Srinivas Kollipara, Founder & COO, T-Hub and Sri Pedhu of Powerhouse Ventures.

Jay Krishnan, CEO, T-Hub says, “We are glad to have partnered with Anthill for The Global Mobile Challenge 2016 and are happy to announce Hug Innovations & Fitso as the winner. It’s a great opportunity for them to network at a global level, explore opportunities and achieve scalability. It was, undoubtedly, a tough competition and we saw great innovations from all the participants. The competition gets even tougher on the road to the finale at Barcelona and we hope Hug Innovations & Fitso succeed."

The winning team will also receive training, education and access to an international network of mentors, angel investors, venture capitalists and industry leaders.

Prasad Vanga, Founder & CEO, Anthill says, "We congratulate the winners of the Global Mobile Challenge. Having received an overwhelming number of applications for the challenge, we have picked the best of the lot and hope that Hug Innovations & Fitso now make a mark not only at the Singapore finals but also at the Global Mobile Challenge finals in Barcelona. We are sure that the exposure to events like this, will help startups open their horizon to an international market and also help them validate themselves by taking in advises from mentors and experienced entrepreneurs from around the world."



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