Ahead of Venturefest North East next month, BQ caught up with some of the finalists in the Innovation Showcase. Cassim Ladha from ClimbAX told us about his business, its innovation and why he will be at Venturefest.
ClimbAX provides a competitive analytics and social media platform for rock climbers. The product provides two wearable wristbands that partner with an app (iOS + android). Climbers can track their sessions for personal monitoring, compete against friends, be professionally coached and explore sponsored challenges.
VentureFest North East 2018 is all about bringing together people from different business sectors to learn from each other and use innovation to improve their competitiveness and profitability.
The event takes place on Wednesday 14 November 2018 at St James’ Park, Newcastle. Registrations are now open here.
VentureFest North East is part of the wider Innovation SuperNetwork programme, developed with around 60 partner organisations to support innovation in the North East. Led by the VentureFest North East team, the SuperNetwork is supported by the North East LEP, Northumbrian Water Group, Engie, Reece Innovation, North East BIC and Innovate UK, with part-funding from the European Regional Development Fund.
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