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The MINT Incubator is designed to support startups “with no strings attached,” as EG Bank’s website describes. The programme is an intensive three month incubation process that is designed for businesses that already have a product, and aim to provide the selected startups with the opportunity to take their business to the next level and to become a more attractive opportunity for startup investors.
Thirty startups were chosen to take part in the intensive three-month programme, which was designed to accelerate the growth of product-ready startups who want to take their business to the next level.
All this culminated in a demo day where ten of the best startups got a chance to pitch their startups.
The ten startups included:-
Cyber Talents – a platform that ranks cyber security professionals across the globe by running Capture the Flag contests.
Direxiona – a platform enabling women to book professional female driving instructors who are willing to use their own cars, in real time based on their time and location.
Flareinn – an online marketplace and community for amateur art.
Jidar – a startup that connects wall artists to businesses and individuals looking to create wall art and murals.
NIoTEK – combines hardware and software solutions using Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine Learning technologies to maximise operational efficiency in manufacturing facilities.
Odiggo – an online platform for car parts, helping customers fix and service their vehicles.
Roshetta – an assistant that works with healthcare professionals to make better treatment decisions and pharmacies manage their inventory.
Sheyaka – an online department store that sheds light on local designers.
The Meal Kit – a startup offering a hassle-free experience for people to prepare quick home-cooked meals at an affordable price.
X-Venturer – aims to be the world’s largest sports, leisure, crafts, and tourism integrated network that provides the most complete experience to its clients by leveraging the power of technology to connect the stakeholders of these industries.