Grand Final 2020
Watch the Finalists’ pitches
The CitySpark Grand Final 2020, postponed in the spring event due to Covid-19, took place at the start of the new academic year, in October!
Below are the ideas that made it into the Final!
If you want to take part in the next CitySpark Grand Final event,
make sure to apply in Spring 2021!
We are the first universally integrated plug & play contactless ordering and payments service. We help the UK hospitality sector serve more customers safely without having to buy any new hardware. EMenuNow enables sit-in patrons to instantly access mobile optimised menus on their phones to order and pay for meals without having to download an […] Watch Video
Inovat is a digital solution that offers the a fast and easy VAT refund experience for travellers. The Tax-Free industry has never been challenged – a paper process with high fees, stress and queues for travellers. On top of that, fraud is rising, and accountability and traceability issues become crucial. Inovat is the only digital […] Watch Video
ISH Connect acts as a concierge service for international students by helping them have an easy transition into their new city. We find suitable and affordable accommodation whilst equipping them with key information such as where to shop and how to use the transport links in their city. We also provide our students with a […] Watch Video
At Leiho, we focus on improving the quality of life for homeless people. For every pair of bamboo socks sold, we give another pair to a homeless person because clean socks are the most requested item at homeless shelters. Visit https://www.leiho.co.uk for more info Watch Video
Mash Paddle Brewing is London’s only incubator for startup brewers. We take care of the equipment, marketing and packaging logistics associated with brewing, allowing our members to concentrate on what matters – brewing great beer. Our ‘Brewery As A Service’ model allows members to benefit from trade scale buying power and provide access to commercial […] Watch Video
Pipette is a cloud-based platform that empowers people to create great products through user research. The main benefit is for user researchers to spend less time on administrative tasks and more time on conducting and analysing user research. Watch Video
Sync and Slow is a visual breathework app, to encourage busy women to breath deeper, reduce anxiety and improve focus. The subscription service includes a descrete wearable sticker to track deep belly breathing capacity, and an algorithm to translate your real time breathing patterns into pulsating patterns overlaid on top of your favorite or most […] Watch Video
Voz is a video dubbing service that leverages the power of Artificial Intelligence which automates the process with features like Lip synchronisation, Voice cloning, and Sentiment enabled dialogues, giving the final result a very realistic and seamless user experience Watch Video
It is now easier than ever to invest in different financial assets and achieve a diverse portfolio through robo-advisers such as Nutmeg, crowdfunding platforms like Crowdcube, crypto-exchanges such as Coinbase and traditional investment platforms such as Hargreaves Lansdown. However, monitoring a diverse portfolio in real-time still remains challenging. With WealthAware I want to bring more […] Watch Video
We Eat Local helps improve market access for local food businesses in the UK by connecting them with ethical eaters. We Eat Local uses innovative digital tools and engagement strategies, including a mobile app and online marketplace, to help farmers, artisans, retail stores and eateries, enough of the market to maintain financial sustainability. The We […] Watch Video