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Rising Star Finalists 2017

Fast 50 & Rising Star Event November 9th, 2017

The Rising Star Jury has chosen five companies to go through to the next round. These finalists will introduce themselves at the Fast 50 – Rising Star event. The event will be held at Restaurant Nauthóll, Reykjavík on Thursday November 9th at 5 PM.

Each finalist will get three minutes to introduce his/her company in English and all introductions will be recorded and published on Deloitte‘s website.

After the presentations the Rising Star Jury will choose two winners which will be invited to send one representative each to Europe's biggest tech and startup event, Slush in Helsinki. 

Activity Stream provides a cloud-based operations intelligence service platform. It comprehensively enables the commercial exploitation of artificial intelligence to improve services and operations. This is done by generating clever real-time insights to a business operation.

DTE makes the Portable Elemental Analyzer for the aluminum industry, replacing current sampling methods for process and quality control, saving millions of dollars in operating cost.

SidekickHealth helps providers and employers predict, prevent and manage chronic lifestyle diseases. Their B2B SaaS model enables providers and employers to achieve better health outcomes, experience and financial performance at scale.

Platome Biotechnology develops new ways to grow human cells. Human blood platelets are used to create a range of products and biochemical solutions that are used as feedstock for cells in laboratories. The aim is to make the development of cellular therapies both easier and safer. Their products are sold in units that are shipped globally to customers, mainly research institutes, biotech and pharmaceutical companies as well as cosmetic companies. 

Kara is a marketplace connecting clients with virtual professionals, in healthcare, education and beyond. For clients, KARA is a marketplace for secure and friendly video conferencing. For specialists, KARA offers state-of-the-art virtual office platform to seamlessly run their practice.

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