AmidRay gets into Intel’s C2 MTL’s top 20 finalists


Kochi: Kochi based start-up firm AmidRay Technologies community based traffic information provider ‘Blockout Traffic’ has been selected as one of the top 20 finalists at Intel’s Emerging Young Entrepreneur 50 (EYE50), C2-MTL event in Montreal, Canada to be held from May 21-23, 2013.

AmidRay will get an opportunity to network and present their idea to over 100 global entrepreneurs, investors and innovators at the event. AmidRay is the first company from Kerala to get this opportunity.

Blockout Traffic is an app that help users get real time traffic information and avert a situation. The data in the app is crowd sourced wherein the users of the app contribute traffic information in their area through the click of a button. Also the app intelligently detects and posts traffic blocks. Users of the app help each other by posting blocks and informing the other users about it.

Pratheeksha A K, CEO, AmidRay said, “It is a great chance for us to take AmidRay to the world. Blockout traffic is an app for the people and I would say that our efforts have started giving result and above all we are among a selected few who get a chance to meet great minds like Richard Branson. The event would not only give a big platform for us to portray our product idea in front of famous personalities in the field, but also meet and get supported by successful business men from around the world. It would give us the necessary exposure and help us grow”.

C2-MTL is a not-for-profit organization that re-imagines the concept of the annual international conference to better explore the relationship between commerce and creativity, and its potential to redefine business. Every year, this three-day event brings together leading innovators from every industry for an immersive experience that challenges the left brain as much as the right. Conferences given by renowned speakers, interactive exhibits, multimedia presentations, conceptual spaces, festive evenings, collaborative workshops, as well as a creativity Boot Camp take place within an innovative village designed exclusively for C2-MTL.

AmidRay Technologies is a two year old start-up company incubated at TBI, Technopark, Trivandrum and Startup Village, Kochi.

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