Meet the 11 startups which have made it to Wharton India Startup Competition Finals

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The 21st Wharton India Economic Forum has announced the finalists of its Fourth Wharton India Startup Competition (WISC). The competition is a hallmark of WIEF, giving startups from India the opportunity to present in front of an esteemed panel of judges in India.

Founded in 1996, the Wharton India Economic Forum is an annual conference hosted by the students of Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. It is a global business forum focussed on understanding and engaging with India’s startup landscape.

Last year, WISC had more than 750 startups apply to the competition. The total number of applications received this year were 534.

The panel of judges included Aditya Nair (Investor, Nyca Partners), Ajay Hattangdi (CEO India & Group COO, Innoven Capital Group), Ankit Shah (VP, Unilazer Ventures), Sameer Verma (Director & Junior Partner, Nexus Venture Partners), Saurabh Joshi (Strategy Manager, Paypal), and Shantanu Gangal (Head-Analytics, Fundbox).

Since 2015, the competition has increased its outreach by 50% to all leading schools, Wharton alumni, incubators, accelerators, and VC funds. The finals of the competition will be held in Mumbai on January 6, 2017. The winning team will receive a funding mentorship from a leading venture fund.

Here are the teams which will lock horns for the final prize:

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CropIn Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd

CropIn Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd
Cropin provides farm-businesses with a farm management software and mobile apps, which enable them to do connected, and data driven farming. It allows them to take advantage of real-time data and insight from farms (an accurate view of their operation throughout the entire growing season) and to improve financial, operational, and agronomy aspects.

Detect Technologies

Detect Technologies
It is an IoT-based startup that works towards enhancing productivity in industries through Artificial Intelligence and NDE.

Eckovation Solutions Pvt. Ltd

Eckovation Solutions Pvt. Ltd
It is an edtech platform that facilitates social learning by connecting parents, teachers, and students via a social media-based platform.

Ftcash

Ftcash
Ftcash empowers financial inclusion for screen-shot-2016-12-29-at-5-27-53-pmunderserved micro-merchants through payments and loans.

GreedyGame

GreedyGame
GreedyGame is an in-content native advertising platform that helps brands to tap into their precise target demographics and facilitates content creators to monetise their content without compromising on quality or losing their audience base.

HELPUSGREEN

HELPUSGREEN
It is a Kanpur-based social enterprise that preserves river Ganges by flowercycling the waste from temples and Mosques into patented lifestyle products, reportedly providing livelihoods to 1,260 rural families in India and Bangladesh.

Karma Healthcare

Karma Healthcare
It uses technology to improve access to healthcare in rural India. It also offers market-based healthcare solutions. It provides diagnostic services, consultation, and referrals to the rural population.

Kings Learning (enguru app)

Kings Learning (enguru app)
Kings Learning’s flagship product enguru provides employability focussed English training through innovative technology products.

Nonspec Inc

Nonspec Inc
It is a healthtech startup that has created a fully-adjustable, low-cost, prosthetic limb system.

MyEasyDocs

MyEasyDocs
The startup offers a digitally certified document repository for citizens. Users, employees, customers can request certified documents such as payslips, travel letters, bank statements etc.

VIVO Healthcare Pvt Ltd

VIVO Healthcare Pvt Ltd
VIVO Healthcare is a healthcare education and training company that provides short term certification courses and skill training to the youth to be part of the allied healthcare workforce of the country.
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