Google for Entrepreneurs is thrilled to announce the twelve female-led startups that will pitch at our Demo Day this November. They're joining us from around the world, representing the best of entrepreneurial creativity from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Ireland, Kenya, Netherlands and the US.

In all we received more than 800 applicants from over 65 countries, which is a true testament to the great companies women are building globally. Please join us in congratulating these twelve companies, and don’t forget to tune into our livestream on November 2nd to watch them pitch!
 

featured Startups | Criteria | The Opportunity

 

Meet the Featured Startups

Ask PAM

Montreal, Canada | Representing Notman House

Ask PAM is a web based CRM for hospitality concierges that allows hotels to improve their concierges’ productivity, while engaging with the guests preferred communication channels

Autheos

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Representing TQ

Autheos helps suppliers to share product videos safely and securely, and help webshops to display them easily on their websites.

Beats Medical

Dublin, Ireland | Representing Dogpatch Labs

Beats Medical provides Parkinson's Treatment via the mobile phone to help improve the mobility, speech and dexterity symptoms of the condition.

BeerOrCoffee

Belo Horizonte, Brazil | Representing Techstars Startup Programs

BeerOrCoffee is an app that connects people based on geo-location and interests to meet face to face for a drink, and grow their network.

Blendoor

San Francisco, USA | Applied through public call for submissions

Blendoor is a blind recruiting application that hides candidate names, photos, and dates to mitigate unconscious bias in hiring.

CastBox

Beijing, China | Representing People Squared

CastBox is an audio platform app offering 400K+ podcasts, radio channels, and audiobooks providing localized content across 135 countries.

ConX

Sydney, Australia | Representing Fishburners

ConX is a dedicated construction job platform that specifically matches subcontractors to general contractors via clever technology that was developed in-house.

Fitternity

Mumbai, India | Applied through public call for submissions

Fitternity is an integrated eco-system that helps users start & sustain their fitness journey through workout, food & lifestyle services.

Kisura

Berlin, Germany | Representing Techstars

Kisura is a digital shopping assistant, providing personalized and customer centric clothing.

Maisha Meds

Kisumi, Kenya | Applied through public call for submissions

Maisha Meds provides pharmacies with a point of sale and inventory management system that allows them to understand the medications that they are selling and prescribing and use analytics to assess disease burden as well as information about brand and pricing.

P&P Optica

Waterloo, Canada | Representing Communitech

P&P Optica uses chemical imaging solutions to ensure the food we eat is safer and produced with higher quality and great efficiency.

Tinsel

San Franciso, USA | Representing CODE2040

Tinsel creates tech jewelry to ensure that women can enjoy technology without sacrificing their style.


Criteria

woman

Founders include at least one woman.

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The startups can be from a wide range of verticals (B2B, B2C, etc.). Technology startups preferred but not required.

dollar

The startups should be actively raising a Series A round (or roughly $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 USD).


 

The Opportunity

Present

Pitch on stage to a full room of investors, VCs, and respected judges at the Google Headquarters in Mountain View.

Elevate

Opportunities to be featured in press coverage around Demo Day.

Connect

Be a part of a global network with this year’s cohort of ambitious founders.

Grow

Receive focused mentoring, feedback, and support from Googlers and Silicon Valley veterans at an exclusive series of talks and workshops.

Explore

Startups will be in Silicon Valley from October 30-November 3, 2016.