On September 2, 2021 Public Spend Forum and GovShop, our AI-enabled Market Intelligence platform, hosted 4 innovative tech companies as part of our biweekly Emerging Tech and Innovation Showcase (apply or attend a showcase by clicking on link). This week’s showcase featured 4 emerging companies including female entrepreneur Michelle Stephens from Bang the Table whose online platform is fostering inclusivity and collaboration in democracy. Each of the companies pitched their solutions to a diverse audience of government buyers from the local, state, and federal agencies.
Below are recaps of each of the companies 5 minute pitches and links to the pitches.
Atlas Solutions: Integrated platform for manufacturing companies
Citibot: Chat communication to connect government institutions with residents
The Whisper Company: Technology for security and privacy
Bang the Table: Online platform for collaboration in democracy
Atlas Solutions is a SaaS grant management software that integrates with the user’s accounting software to seamlessly track grant income and expenses to insure compliance and reporting requirements are met. Founder & CEO Ansley Fender this software platform to 250+ government buyers at this week’s showcase. Watch the video below to hear her pitch:
Citibot is a chat communication platform that provides tools for citizens and their governments to use for effective communication and civic change. Citibot uses smart text messaging and web chat technology to help residents get answers to questions, report issues, send messages directly to staff, and receive real-time alerts. Watch the video below to hear Bratton Riley, Founder & CEO of Citibot, present his innovative platform to government buyers:
The Whisper Company is an information tech company that develops products for privacy and secure communication between electronic devices using innovative technology and quantum-proof encryption. Founder & CEO Alejandro Fernandez-Spadaro presented his solutions to government buyers at this week’s Tech & Innovation Showcase. Watch below to hear his pitch:
Bang the Table is a tech company whose online engagement platform EngagementHQ (EHQ), has helped more than 1000 government organizations worldwide to bring effective engagement to their communities. Bang the Table is passionate about delivering best practices and a superior software solution for civic engagement. Watch below to hear Michelle Stephens, Head of Planning Practice for the company, pitch this impressive solution: