PowerHome wins the StartUP Weekend


The PowerHome team led by Bogdana Rakova won the third edition of the Sofia StartUP Weekend series.

See Bogdana’s pitch which won her 12 votes and attracted 6 members to her team, namely Kris Kalinov (designer) .

The PowerHome team, also won the public vote which came to no surprise after they stole the show on the presentation floor. Starting with a traditional boring facts and numbers approach and slowly building to the culmination when Bogdana powered on and off a lightbulb through a Kinnect device by simply clapping her hands. Although most of the components for the PowerHome system demoed on stage were prebuilt and available on the market, the team really achieved much during the Weekend – they shipped mobile and kinnect application, plus they tuned up the controllers a bit. Enough words see the presentation and the wave of fascination it provoked: