Founders: Mike McCauley, Aditya Bali, Jay Shah
Unattended delivery and pick-up is the missing link in today’s parcel delivery and online shopping process. BufferBox is developing and deploying automated self-serve kiosks to allow consumers to retrieve parcels from convenient locations on their schedule, 24hrs/day.
Founders: Stephen Lake, Aaron Grant, Matt Bailey
Thalmic Labs is developing human computer interface technology.
Founders: Sam Pasupalak, Joshua Pantony, Zhiyuan Wu
Summary: Maluuba’s mission is to empower people to find exactly what they want by having a conversation with their smart phone. Maluuba’s proprietary, patent-pending natural language search engine provides a vastly improved voice recognition and language based search tool. The Maluuba engine is the product of advanced research in artificial intelligence, machine learning, linguistics and human computer interaction, performed at the University of Waterloo.
Founders: Michael Litt, Devon Galloway
Vidyard helps professionals put video on their websites. Users can import, customize and analyze their videos through a simple web application. Videos can then be viewed through either a landing page or embeddable player, and Vidyard includes social sharing tools to encourage viewers to share the video through social channels.
Founders: Theban Ganesh, Hossam Bahlool, Pankaj Gogia
Jingu Apps builds social applications that make any mobile chat experience more fun. The app portfolio currently includes apps like Jingu Friends, Jingu Avatars, Jingu Smileys, and Jingu Text.
Founders: Oleg Kostour, Anton Krutiansky, Jamie Murai
Pair is the easiest way to stay in touch with the person you love, making it easy to share the little things in life with each other. It creates a timeline just for the two of you, where you can post cute video messages and photos that no one else will see. You can also chat, share sketches, share your location, and even let your partner know that you’re thinking of them with just the push of a button. Pair recently acquired Cupple and has become Couple.
Founders: Aditya Sharma, Jairaj Sethi, Renjie Butalid, Kevin Simpson, Marwan Mattar, Joan Ang
Togethr is the world’s best gift giving experience in a mobile app.
Founders: Maxwell Brodie, Edward Sun, Jason Wang
There is a new, larger playground for bullies: cyberspace. Until now, technology has given bullies the upper hand. School Catalyst creates software that levels the field, enabling schools and their students to combat cyberbullying.
Currently attending Imagine K12 in Palo Alto, CA.
Founder: Fraser Harris
Willet believe’s that all social browsers have hidden intentions to make purchases. Willet uses the web and users online behaviours to help retailers discover these intentions turn social browsers into shoppers.
Founders: Emilie Cushman, Konrad Listwan-Ciesielski
Kira Talent allows employers to interview hundreds of job applicants in minutes. Managers record video questions, applicants respond back with timed video answers and managers can rate, share and compare applicants with their teams.
Facebook | @KiraTalent
Founders: Lisa Zhang, Jeeyoung Kim
Founders: JS Rancourt, Matthew Hanselman, George Guerette, Prof. John McPhee, Chris Goodine, Tristan Lehari
Hockey Robotics is an independent testing and R&D firm using innovative technologies and advanced analytics to improve the game of hockey.
Founders: Kyle Collier
We offer new innovative web based solutions for nightclub booth management. Our proprietary tools allow promoters, promotion companies and club owners ways to optimize booth revenue, streamline table booking, increase event attendance, while enhancing the overall experience for guests and management alike.
Tripzaar is an online marketplace for trips planned and organized by locals.
Founders: William Zhou and David Kim