EyeVerify recently won the global finals of the “Get in the Ring: The Investment Battle” competition. The global competition was held on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, just four days after the National competition held in Kansas City, MO. EyeVerify’s CEO, Toby Rush, traveled to the Netherlands for the International Finals of the competition, which were held at the Hulstkamp Gebouw in Rotterdam. At the finals, eight startups, including EyeVerify, competed for a grand prize of up to €1,000,000.
Before advancing to the global competition, EyeVerify competed against eight different startups in the “Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash” competition. The national contest was held Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, with the United States finalists, selected from a pool of 283 startups, vying for the national title.
EyeVerify is a Kansas City, KS startup based on technology developed by UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Associate Professor Dr. Reza Derakhshani.
For more information about the International Competition and a list of the eight international finalists, visit the Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam website.