Watch the 4th edition of the 4YFN Awards at Mobile World Congress 2017, the world’s largest startup competition on mobile technologies and business models.

International media, global investors, innovation directors and potential clients will be attending the 4YFN Awards looking for the world’s top startups.

Discover the chosen 24 finalists travelling to Barcelona to battle it out on the Banc Sabadell Stage each day!

Three Finals

Monday 27th

16:30 – 18:00

at Banc Sabadell Stage

Disrupted by Mobile

How to improve society and people’s daily life through mobile.

Tuesday 28th

16:30 – 18:00

at Banc Sabadell Stage

Internet of Things

How to improve enterprises through mobile innovation and data analysis.


Wednesday 1st

16:30 – 18:00

at Banc Sabadell Stage

Digital Media

How to improve people’s spare time and education/communication.

For more details see the programme


Disrupted by Mobile



(London, UK) crowdsources vital agricultural information for farmers in remote areas who may not have the use of the internet.

(New York, US) is an enterprise level Bot building and management platform.

The Superbook by Sentio

(San Francisco, US) transforms a smartphone into a laptop.


(Bordeaux, France) is the first hybrid personal assistant.

OpenBack™ – Smart Notifications

(Dublin, Ireland) boosts engagement by delivering notifications at the right moment for each mobile user.


(Stockholm, Sweden) allows anyone to refill their mobile phone prepaid balances and other bills.


(Boston, US) unlocks the value of location data for mobile network operators.


by Confeti Ventures S.L (Valencia, Spain) is an online platform for group payments.

Internet of Things



(Newbury, UK) is a fully integrated mobile money, IoT and contactless pay solution to collect small affordable payments from people using eWATERtaps across the developing world.


(London, UK) helps companies reduce staffing costs by deploying AI programmes that act and behave like their human counterparts.

PiQuant Co Ltd

(Seoul, South Korea) aims to help people become healthier and safer through spectroscopy.


(Lisbon, Portugal) offers scalable and customisable cloud-based APIs for gesture recognition.

Aquabit Spirals

(Tokyo, Japan) offers an IoT platform that allows for the delivery of digital content from any physical object onto a smartphone.

SmarTap Ltd

(Haifa, Israel) is offers a digital shower system that sets new standards for reduction of water consumption and energy usage via cloud and machine learning.


(Berlin, German) provides a smarter home experience using IoT devices from mood lights to automatic ambient tracking.


(Hamburg, Germany) offers data-driven decision making for better air

Digital Media



(New York, US) is the only platform that standardizes influencer marketing by enabling advertisers to buy influencer actions programmatically from any network.


(Madrid, Spain) is a video technology that enables any company with a digital product catalogue to create video ads for every product in their catalogue, effortlessly and speedily.


(Madrid, Spain) is the Google Analytics for TV and the first platform to digitalise TV viewers.


(London, UK) is a platform which enables brands, agencies and the media to licence visual content directly from social media users.


(Madrid, Spain) analyses the audience of millions of influencers from all over the world in order to run influencer marketing campaigns in a powerful and effective way.

Itcher | Entertainment Discovery

(Barcelona, Spain) is a discovery app using the power of its community to generate entertainment recommendations based on like-minded users.

Medianalitics Berlin

(Berlin, Germany) is an IT company that runs an elastic cloud solution for real-time brand presence quantification.


(Valencia, Spain) is an online platform which enables users to rent personal goods to people nearby, plus it also allows rental companies to rent their goods online



Disrupted by Mobile


Internet of Things

Digital Media

Finals hosted by


Jon Bradford / F6S


Winners 2016