In the wake of the 4th edition of the Quartiers Numériques, opened last week an acceleration program for corsican start-ups. A total of 5 island projects have been selected by Corsican Tech to be boosted by a team of experts. Overview of the major challenges pursued this year by the innovation ecosystem in Corsica.
The Corsican Way of Work
Corsican Tech has once again chosen an idyllic location to host its second acceleration residence. After the Scudo Hills last year, the organization that supports Corsican start-ups decided to take up residence in the Gulf of Lava in the municipality of Appietto. On the program, 4 days and 4 nights of work in good mood between coworking and paddle sessions and cooking classes, surrounded by a whole team of coaches and experts in the field of innovation and business. The goal: to develop business models for the 5 projects selected by the Corsican Tech Jury :
Equì is an innovative way of payment based on a mobile application. This app allows you to find merchants close to you and then pay for your shopping directly with your phone. Besides eliminating the cash and other means of payment that we use today, Equi wants to boost the local economy and short circuits, by weaving a network that brings together traders and ethical actors who work for a modern and sustainable Corsican economy.
Inspired by patronage, Hatsch is an artist incubator whose vocation is to enable art lovers to discover new talents, to support them, to invest in their development and to support them towards success.
Specialized in the manufacture of geolocatable connected objects on new generation networks. GEOGO carries a Mountain Victims Assistance Device project with a system based on a new type of emergency triggering with the use of new generation networks such as LoraWan and Sigfox.
Whos’s? reinvents the way of thinking about relationships between artists and fans via a mobile platform. The application replaces the artistic agent which function consists in finding scenes for the artists he represents.
My Izy bag
By creating an application that allows you to simultaneously manage all your shopping baskets on several e-commerce platforms, My Izy bag wants to simplify the way you consume on the web. One app, one customer account, and one password for all your online purchases!