Company Name:


Incubation Round:


Application Track:

Track 2

Proposed by:

JOT Internet Media

Data Provider:

JOT Internet Media

Challenge Name:

Keyword Clustering for Smartbidding Marketing Campaign Management

Product Description

Shown is a fully automated ad platform that helps small and medium businesses all around the world with their online advertising. Shown creates, optimises and manages high-performing ad campaigns.

Unlike local agencies and freelancers, Shown is cost-effective & works 24/7 to provide best results.

Usage of Standards for data interoperability:

They have a public REST API (json) following open api specification . Their app implements  OAuth2.0 authentication.

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*Expose phase is open to all Experiment phase teams


Brussels, Belgium


Digital Marketing



Company maturity:

Live funding and product-market fit

Investment level:


Funding raised:

< EUR 100,000

Collaboration opportunity:

Company Description

Founded in 2018 in Belgium, the company has rapidly gotten traction in emerging markets. 
Our simple and cost-effective platform is the perfect solution for small and medium advertisers with limited media budgets. We get rid of all initial barriers (cost and complexity) to encourage small and medium-sized businesses to start online advertising and grow their business online.

We position ourselves as a smart alternative to local agencies / freelancers which are often pricey and with unaligned incentives.

Gregory Dharveng

Ex-Google, serial entrepreneur & 7+ years of experience in online advertising

Carlos Mandeiro

Ex-researcher @CERN,  7+ years of experience Machine Learning & [micro-nano]electronics

Patrick De Caluwe

Software engineer with 8 years experience, former ESA & serial entrepreneur.