Jon Perera, General Manager, reminded all teams that they are all winners, and congratulated all of them for getting this far in the Imagine Cup process—and for having an idea in the first place that they were passionate enough about to pursue.
Embedded Development Captain Olivier Bloch got on stage and announced the finalists, inviting each team to come on stage:
Rob Miles, the Captain of the Software Design competition, then announced the 18 teams for his category:
Congratulations to all the teams! We'll report back after the next Round finalists are announced for the other categories.
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