Jan 7, 2013

Dear start-ups, here comes a great opportunity for you: The Global Business Service (GBS) organization of Procter & Gamble is searching for innovative IT start-ups. P&G would like to meet start-ups during the GBS Start-up Challenge @Lift13 Conference, which will take place in Geneva on the 6th of February 2013.

Entrepreneurs and technology start-ups interested should respond according to the Innovation Need Briefs below, to participate in the selection of their Start-up for a face to face pitch with the P&G managers. In case your solutions or products are selected, you will get the opportunitiy to work with one of the world's largest and innovative companies to develop innovative technology and IT solutions for the enterprise world.

This is already the third edition of the P&G Lift start-up challenge, after the success of the 2011 and 2012 edition, when the selected start-ups have had a chance to run pilots and projects with P&G and to get exposure to the way IT innovation is done in a large multinational company.

This call for responses is focused to one of the 5 following areas:

1.     Business Intelligence for Warehousing

2.     Big Data Analytics

3.     Devices for Warehouse work processes

4.     Master Data Mapping and Matching

5.     Data Collection from Small/owner operated stores

For further information on each of these subjects, please click on each link above to see the detailed briefs and expected responses. Please send responses by the 18th of January. The selected start-ups for attendance will be confirmed by the 25th of Jan 2013. Good Luck :)