Nine startup teams participated in the second edition of the MITA YouStartIT Validator programme which took place during July and August 2020.
The programme was planned to commence earlier in the year but delays were inevitable as everything needed to be re-designed for a complete on-line delivery in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Sessions and one-to-one meetings were held twice a week on Microsoft Teams and even the traditional two-day bootcamp had to be re-designed to be partially held on-line. The programme ended on Tuesday 18th August with the nine startup teams pitching live, but separately, to a panel of three judges. All the necessary precautions were taken during the pitches to safeguard everyone’s health.
The four startup teams that were selected for the sixth edition of the MITA YouStartIT Accelerator are: