The CzechMatch program returns to Silicon Valley


From March 7 until March 11 2022, the CzechInvest office in San Francisco together with its local partner BootUP World, hosted yet another round of the CzechMatch program in Menlo Park. Four Czech start-ups participated in a week full of workshops, mentoring sessions and discussions while polishing their pitch presentations. The highlight of the week was the Pitch Night, where the four companies had a chance to pitch their ideas to a panel of investors that provided them with valuable feedback and recommendations. The founders were also able to collect advice from Hubert Palan, the CEO and co-founder of Productboard -  the second Czech unicorn. 

Born Digital created an all-in-one platform for digitization of contact centers. The platform works with virtual assistants that cover calls, emails and chats in multiple languages, and prepares intraction analyses to improve customer experience. Thanks to its solution, the platform is applicable for a wide range of industries.

VisionCraft turns surveillance data, images and videos into real-time actionable insights. Its advanced object monitoring algorithms are able to process data flows and reveal patterns in the area of healthcare, machinery, traffic, merchandise and many others. The algorithms can be used in countless fields and can be applied to the already existing infrastructure.

StatoTest monitors dynamics of structures and saves corresponding statistics to prevent their disruption. Its sensors are easy to install and are capable of collecting big amounts of data while taking into consideration time trends and abnormalities. The company cooperates with an international team of experts from universities and specialized companies.

Twigsee digitizes administrative tasks of kindergartens and connects parents with their kindergartens to save everybody's time and money. The easy-to-use app gathers all relevant information and administration in one place so that teachers and parents can focus on the most important thing - the kids.

CzechMatch is a one-week Silicon Valley immersion program through which start-ups can validate their product and expand their portfolio of contacts. 

BootUP World is a startup ecosystem empowering and enabling entrepreneurs and innovators to solve global problems by providing a framework for a growth mindset and a culture of innovation.