Pablo Niñoles, local entrepreneur, won the “Imagine Express Program 2014”.

As a  member of the team that presented the project called “Vincles”, Pablo Niñoles is one of the winners of  “Imagine Express 2014”, social category. The project has developed an app leading to achieve collaborative trust networks to support the elderly who are dependent and isolated.

Pablo studied multimedia engineering and e-business at the University of Alicante and works as a iOS developer.

The Imagine Express is a program aimed to generate businesess in the mobile sector, that took place during a 4-day trip by train from Barcelona-Paris-London. The participants (12 creative minds, 12 software engineers and 12 business students) had the challenge to form groups of  3 with the goal of generating apps for one of the 4 strategic sectors selected (health, tourism/culture, social, and open theme). The ideas were presented to investors in London and the best team of each sector would receive funding and mentorship to carry out their project succesfully.

During the trip back to Barcelona, the winning projects were set up as a company and presented at the Barcelona Mobile World.

 

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