Matibabu made it to the finals of the Annual TechCrunch‘s Hardware Battlefield 2017 edition. The participation in the battlefield gives the team a chance to showcase at the consumer electronics show(CES).
Matibabu Team at the Republica in Berlin Germany.
The team is being represented by Brian Gitta and Josiah Kavuma who will have a chance to showcase all their hard work onstage in front of the expert panel of judges today 11:00AM-Friday. This year, those experts include Noramay Cadena, co-founder and managing director, MakeInLA; Jeff Clavier, managing partner, SoftTech VC; Helen Greiner, founder and CTO, CyPhy Works; Brian Krzanich, CEO, Intel; Jen McCabe, director, Foxconn; Greg Revelle, CMO, Best Buy and many more.
CES is an annual trade show organized by the Consumer Technology Association, held January at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The event typically hosts presentations of new products and technologies in the consumer electronics industry.
The team is competing for a chance to win $50,000 and the Metal Man Trophy, which takes place at 2 p.m. on Saturday. Winners will then be announced on Saturday at 4:00 PM