Startups from our South Korea program

By August 6, 2020 November 9th, 2020 Our Startups, South Korea

Meet the participants of our September 2020 program! 

Actyx (Smart Manufacturing Software) offers a new developer infrastructure to rapidly build digital shop-floor solutions. At the core of its offering is the decentralized edge-computing platform ActyxOS, which provides high reliability, flexibility and scalability whilst providing the best experience through integrated dev tools to developers to rapidly build digital shop-floor solutions. The platform is the basis for a wide range of value-creating solutions such as worker assistances apps on mobile devices, decentralised autonomous transport vehicles or modular production cells.
Potential corporate partners: Manufacturing companies such as Samsung, LG Corporation, Doosan Infracore, Hana Micron, SK Hynix, Pulse Electronics, and IT service providers from the manufacturing sector such as POSCO ICT, and system integrators from the Automation sector. 

HRForecast (HR Software) answers today’s and tomorrow’s questions of Human Resources managers by utilizing the power of data. Their mission is to help companies bridge business strategy and workforce requirements to build long-lasting and trustful relationships. Their vision is to provide Smart work for a better world – create organizations, where people can develop themselves. 

Potential corporate partners: Companies with more than 500 employees, and educational governmental bodies responsible for up-skilling and reskilling.

Infrasolid (Smart Manufacturing Hardware) develops and manufactures high-performance infrared radiation sources for use in NDIR gas analysis and IR spectroscopy. Typical applications are in the fields of environmental protection, exhaust gas measurement, explosion and fire protection, in building services engineering and medical technology.

Potential corporate partners: Manufacturers of smartphones, smart wearables, and companies from the consumer electronics industry.

iVE.ONE (FinTech, Blockchain) by Agora Innovation is a global service provider for creating compliant digital securities and offers a marketplace for alternative assets investors looking to diversify their portfolio. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, founders Phong Dao, Evgeny Matershev, and Robert Malec developed the blockchain-based platform iVE.ONE, to enable companies to raise capital for projects in various fields in a secure and cost-effective environment. The core vision of Agora Innovation is to build an eco-system that provides better digital assets for everyone.

Potential corporate partners: Financial institutions (banks or asset management) such as KB Financial Group, Shinhan Financial Group, Woori Financial Group, NH Nonghyup Bank, Kookmin Bank, and companies that are keen on digital assets and Security Token Offering.

Wingcopter (Logistics) creates technologies to save and improve lives and their vision is to create a better tomorrow for everyone by building the future of aviation. Wingcopter’s transport drones, developed for humanitarian and civil applications, have been used in projects delivering medicines, vaccines, blood, and lab samples over long distances to areas that are hard to reach. 

Potential corporate partners: Corporates in logistics and distribution sectors, e-commerce, and disaster prevention public initiatives and organizations.

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Meet our past participants 

Dopavision (HealthTech) is developing a digital therapy for myopia which can be seamlessly and invisibly integrated with the use of a smartphone. Myopia is a visual condition that affects on average every third person globally, a share that has increased rapidly during the last two decades. The goal of the Berlin-based startup is to develop a clinically validated therapy for myopia progression in children and adolescents.

Eye2you (HealthTech) fights preventable blindness with artificial intelligence and smartphones. With their solution, general practitioners, nurses, or caretakers can provide eye examinations to their patients on an expert ophthalmologist level. The AI guides the examination and provides an understandable analysis, so the medical personnel can decide if an expert consultation and treatment is necessary. This way eye2you improves eye care coverage and helps detecting diseases early.

Least Authority (CyberSecurity) builds and supports the development of secure and usable technology solutions. They offer security consulting services for tech products and distributed systems, especially focused on applied cryptography and data security.

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