2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

SXSW Accelerator: Innovative World Technologies

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SXSW Accelerator pitch event presented by Oracle is a platform to allow early stage technology startups to pitch their product and/or services to industry technology experts, high profiled media personnel, and Venture Capitalists / Angel Investors. Eight companies within the Innovative World Technologies category will dazzle a live audience, panel of three judges and co-emcees with their ideas, innovations, product and/or service on Saturday, March 8. Three of those eight companies will be asked to return on day two, Sunday, March 9, to present to a new group of co-emcees and judges. A grand prize winner for each category will be selected at the end of day two as part of the evening SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony.

Any creative & innovative technology that does not fit in the another categories can be found here. Such as real-time search, augmented reality, the World Wide Web, sensor, security, space, robotics, artificial intelligence, the Semantic Web, recommendations technologies & personalization technologies.


OP3Nvoice - www.op3nvoice.com
Austin, TX
OP3Nvoice makes sense of the spoken word. It’s a set of APIs, SDKs and plugins that enables developers, entrepreneurs and corporate problem solvers to add audio and video search to any application with just a few lines of code.

Synbiota - www.synbiota.com
Montréal, Canada
Synbiota is a collaborative open web platform that allows anyone to safely and sustainably create new medicines, materials, food, and fuel by engineering life using real DNA as building blocks.

The Eye Tribe - www.theeyetribe.com
Copenhagen, Denmark
The Eye Tribe develops eye control software for consumer devices, allowing hands-free navigation, eye activated login, enhanced gaming experiences, and user engagement analytics. We utilize low-cost hardware components that can be integrated into the next generation of smartphones and tablets.

Viddyad - www.viddyad.com
Dublin, Ireland
Viddyad lets any business create professional video ads online, in minutes. Whether you're a corporate licensee or SMB, our video ad creation tool provides access to millions of licensed videos and images, making video ad creation, simple and cost effective.



Brian Singerman


Founders Fund

Renata Akhunova




Tim Rowe

Founder & CEO

Cambridge Innovation Center

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