The third ESIL Cross-Border e-pitch session will be held on Wednesday April 24th, from 5 to 6 PM CET.
This session is dedicated to impact investing with five companies coming from France, Italy, Spain and Slovenia. Each company will have five minutes to pitch and another five for Q&A. The following companies will pitch:
Accessibility / Inclusion / Education / eHealth & MedTech & Wellbeing / Artificial Intelligence / Software
Feelif’s patented technology enables the blind and visually impaired to become digitally sighted. With Feelif they can feel pictures and shapes, learn Braille, geometry, draw and much more. Our goal is to build an easily accessible digital marketplace, which will unite all the blind and VI with Feelif content and app developers.
WSA Global Champion 2019 – the best digital content solution in the world; Winner of European Social Innovation Competition 2017; Feelif is the one of the three leading projects on Accessible Europe Forum 2018; listed by UNESCO as the best 150 global innovations that will change the world.
2M€ sought - Slovenia
IOT / Senior / HealthCare /
We are building a patent-pending technology to analyze and detect abnormal situations in every senior's hospital room, allowing to alert night caregivers. We would like to provide the only technology that, besides determining the situation in the room, also allows to personalize the alert according to the care path of each patient.
Winner of a call for project from the Regional Health Agency - Strong partnership with Le Gerontopole des Pays de la Loire and LNA Santé | 200K€ sought – France
MOVINGMOOD - SEWING MACHINE ADAPTATIONS INTO OPEN 3D TECH
3D PRINTED / FASHION INDUSTRY / DISABILITY
Moving3Dmachine is an open 3D printed adaptation for Industrial sewing machine for physical disabled people. A new job and training opportunity for vulnerable group.
Starting August 2018. Partner with Althaia for manufacturing with medical materials. Expanding to Poland with Imago foundation. Schools in Barcelona and Madrid start sept 2019. Interested organizations in Mexico, Slovenia and Hungry. 1000 units product downloaded in 48h. Looking for partners to scale and UE funding sought – Spain
JOBIRI - THE FIRST AI BASED DIGITAL CAREER ADVISOR
HRtech – GovTech
We have the first AI based digital career advisor that helps jobseekers to land a job faster and supports Institutions to digitalize their career supporting services. As a human career coach, we assess users’ CVs, provides recommendations to improve it, delivers job offers or courses and trains for interviews based on the user’s background.
Clients: 20 Italian Institutions (Universities, Municipalities, Schools) and 3 Portuguese Institutions, serving +15.500 jobseekers. Awards: Winner at DesignScapes, Winner at Marzotto Award, Winner at “Welfare what a business!”; EU Finalist at “Social Innovation Tournament 2018”; EU finalist at “MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge”, + 7 others | 0.5M€ sought – Italy
BRIDGE FOR BILLIONS
Entrepreneurship Education / SaaS / EdTech / Tech 4 Good
Bridge for Billions offers online incubation programs, that help early-stage entrepreneurs from around the world to develop their projects. Backed with a platform providing a top-notch methodology and a network of mentors, our mission to democratize access to quality entrepreneurial support.
580 teams of entrepreneurs supported in 3 years - Network of 560 mentors - Forbes 30 under 30 – Ashoka Fellows - Our online program is used by clients such as Accenture, BMW, the United Nations, Coca-Cola, Ashoka.... | Looking for new clients & ecosystem builders – Spain
All companies are active in their markets and have been vetted by a pool of external experts and granted seed money by the European Commission via the Social Challenges Innovation Platform, which uses challenge-based innovation to foster startups and SMEs capable of meeting Challenges, posted by organisations as diverse as city governments and private companies. You can register below!