The twenty 2017 Midemlab finalists who pitched live on Wednesday were chosen from 136 submissions representing 32 countries worldwide by Midemlab’s selecting partners: music business information and strategy company Music Ally; consulting company specialising in open innovation bluenove; and Northzone, an investment firm and an early investor in Spotify.
Previous editions of Midemlab proved to be a valuable launchpad for many leading startups in the entertainment field such as SoundCloud, The Echo Nest, Kickstarter, BandPage, Songkick, Next Big Sound and Stagelink – to name a few.
2017 MIDEMLAB WINNERS
Music creation & education
HumOn (South Korea)
Vinci Smart Headphones (China)
Marketing & data/analytics & People's Choice Award