SLANTRANGE was selected as a finalist in the Innovative World Technologies category for the 7th annual SXSW Accelerator competition presented by Oracle, the marquee event of SXSW Interactive Festival’s Startup Village, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive new technology innovations to a panel of hand-picked judges and a live audience. Hundreds of companies submitted to present at SXSW Accelerator, where SLANTRANGE was selected out of 48 finalists in six different categories.
“We at SLANTRANGE are of course grateful to have been selected as finalists among such a diverse range of new technology companies. We look forward to presenting our work and technology aimed at improving farming productivity with airborne sensor systems and data analytics,” said SLANTRANGE CEO, Mike Ritter.
“Over the past six years of companies competing in SXSW Accelerator, more than 50 percent have gone on to receive funding in excess of $1.7 billion and 12 percent of the companies have been acquired,” said SXSW Accelerator Event Producer, Chris Valentine. “This year’s finalists have all demonstrated the capability to change our perception of technology and we expect to see them achieve similar, if not greater, success than our past finalists.”