The results are in! Our esteemed panel of 83 judges have evaluated the Round 2 submissions. This year our 20th annual Competition, presented by Innovate BC, was extremely competitive, leaving us with 16 ventures moving directly into Round 3, and 27 ventures pitching in Round 2.5. All scores were analyzed by Octothorpe software.

Congratulations to all!

Top 16 advancing directly to Round 3 (in alphabetical order)

  1. ABOzymes Biomedical, Vancouver
  2. aDolus Technology Inc., Nanaimo
  3. Agents Republic Inc., Vancouver
  4. Buddi, Vancouver
  5. BujiBui Inc., Vancouver
  6. Craver, Vancouver
  7. DivDot, Victoria
  8. Dignii Technologies Inc., Burnaby
  9. Fable, Vancouver
  10. Flash Forest, Vancouver
  11. Matidor.com, Vancouver
  12. Rootd, Victoria
  13. Spliqs Intelligent Media, Vancouver
  14. Streamline Athletes Inc., Vancouver
  15. ThisFish Inc., Vancouver
  16. Vanmates, Vancouver

Round 2.5 (in alphabetical order)

  1. Acterra Tech Ltd., Squamish
  2. Arterran Renewables, Kelowna
  3. Attentiv Medical, Vancouver
  4. Bulletproof Studio Tools, Vancouver
  5. Castofly Technologies Inc.
  6. Cortic Technology Corp., Port Coquitlam
  7. Daanaa Resolution Inc, Vancouver
  8. Drinkfill, Vancouver
  9. Eproval, Vancouver
  10. Flameless Cremation, North Vancouver
  11. Heal Mary Technologies Inc, Vancouver
  12. Kai Analytics and Survey Research Inc, Richmond
  13. LetHub, Victoria
  14. MergeBase, Coquitlam
  15. MintGreen Blockchain Innovation Corp., Burnaby
  16. Muddy River Technologies Inc., Delta
  17. Nada, Vancouver
  18. Nutrienvisus Technologies Inc, Vancouver
  19. Optican Systems Inc., West Vancouver
  20. Qase, Vancouver
  21. REVIVER Sport Entertainment, Vancouver
  22. Shop and Shout ltd., Vancouver
  23. SpayVac for Wildlife Inc., North Saanich
  24. Things My Kids Do, Nelson
  25. TUEX International Education Ltd, Vancouver
  26. TRADLE, Vancouver
  27. whatifi.io, Vancouver

What’s next?

The top 16 companies advance directly to Round 3. The remaining 27 teams will enter Round 2.5, where they will pitch for a chance to advance. The top nine ventures from this pitch day will join Round 3, creating our Top 25!

Round 2.5 pitches happen June 23. Round 3 will be announced shortly after the Round 2.5 pitch day.

Good luck to all of the teams!