Web Summit: Startup Smartex.ai wins ‘pitch’

  • Lusa
  • 4 November 2021

Smartex.ai is a startup that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to solve textile waste in this sector.

The startup Smartex.ai, co-founded by António Rocha, which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to solve the textile waste in this sector, won the ‘pitch’ at this year’s edition of Web Summit, it was announced on Thursday.

Of the 75 startups chosen to present their projects on the main stage of the Web Summit, which ends on Thursday in Lisbon, Smartex.ai was among the three finalists, eventually winning with its solution that identifies flaws in textile production using AI.

Textile waste is one of the biggest problems in the production of this sector.