Twelve Canadian Startups slated to join Start-Up Chile September 30, 2011 RICCentre By Rob Lewis After receiving over 650 applications during the one month application period that ended in August, Start-Up Chile announces today that 154 startup companies have been selectedto participate in this year’s second round of the prestigious and world-recognized program. The goal is to provide capital to 300 startups by the end of the year. Slated to arrive in either November 2011 or January 2012, the 154 chosen startups hail from 33 different countries representing a myriad of industries and many of the best educational institutions in the world including Harvard, MIT, Stanford, the London School of Economics, and the Indian Institute of Technology. While the United States is the most largely represented country with 35% of the selected startup population, Canada isn’t far behind with 12 companies selected from across Canada. Here they are: Montreal’s Art Sumo Montreal’s Bespoke Mobility Waterloo’s Contractor Copilot Founder2Founder Kitchener’s GooseChase Adventures Gradematic.com InBeta Kitchon PixelSteam Toronto’s Rocketr Roseicollis Technologies TribeCastr Reposted from Techvibes Media. Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor in Chief of Techvibes.com. His diverse background includes stints with International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software.Reposted from Techvibes Media. The RIC blog is designed as a showcase for entrepreneurs and innovation. Our guest bloggers provide a wealth of information based on their personal experiences. Visit RIC Centre for more information on how RIC can accelerate your ideas to market.