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The future is mostly unknown. But one thing we know for sure is that the world of tomorrow will be more convenient than today. That's why we're focused on building the most convenient car wash service: one that operates while our customers are asleep. At Rideshine, we're disrupting a $15B industry by turning taking care of the chore of car washes without our customers ever lifting a finger.
Attune is a software platform that provides a radically better way for contact centre agents to adjust their own schedules without compromising your customers' wait times. Existing attempts to offer flexible scheduling - shift swaps, shift bidding etc. don't provide employees with the flexibility needed to fit work into their lives. Attune empowers agents to adjust their shifts in real-time without lengthy and restrictive approval processes.
Suburban Health empowers vulnerable members of society by encouraging them to track their mental, social and medical health at home. This data is sent to local primary care doctors, social workers or nursing teams. The aim is to focus on prevention and early intervention.
Inventing and creating value for the businesses, the environment and the society is the passion that fuels our operational excellence. Our Inventions have demonstrated the potential to reverse climate change, made millions for the enterprises and serviced communities at grand scale. We view problems through the lens of cutting edge scientific computing and leverage our deep expertise in these areas to deliver impact.
Aicon helps construction & development companies minimize delays and lower failure costs, with the end goal to work towards more sustainable building. They use smart cameras on construction sites in order to help report progress from construction site, map this to the planning & help to detect issues before they turn into failure costs. They provide automated safety & security notifications when incidents are detected, provide weekly updates on progress & have a site diary module.
Mipatient is a Prescriber to Patient digital health tech platform that monitors patients who have been prescribed an array of prescription medicines and specifically identifies and closely monitors patients on opioids who are exhibiting addiction. Using machine learning, the patient mobile platform will observe and score the patient multiple health readings, activity, mental health and drug compliance. The ML algorithm will provide the clinician the means to swiftly respond and prevent the needless risk of addiction by stopping the medication, implementing alternative options and introducing social prescribing.
Vambora is a fintech-enabled marketplace, building a global system for financial identity where people can move internationally and bring their financial history to access services. The Vambora Global Credit Profile aggregates global credit and financial data from leading bureaus and financial institutions in the origin countries. We standardize data from overseas such as payments, inquiries, and bank account balances, to a single format so lenders in destination countries can consistently underwrite immigrants, no matter where they come from. The ascension of open financial data sources globally has created the perfect opportunity to build an integrated and more inclusive credit system.
Blanka is a platform that helps anyone start a makeup or skincare line by automating the process of branding products. Blanka gives merchants access to cruelty-free products manufactured in Canada, with no minimum order quantity - all through an app that works with any ecommerce store. Traditionally, if someone wanted to start their own product line, they would spend hours vetting suppliers, they would have to make a large upfront investment in inventory to meet minimum order requirements, and they would have to manage the logistics related to shipping products to their end customer. With Blanka, merchants no longer have to deal with these headaches.
Parse AI provides a B2B SaaS solution that leverages machine learning to rapidly accelerate the complex title research process critical for underwriting transactions in the oil & gas, renewables, and real estate industries. Our team combines 50 years of domain expertise and an incredibly capable engineering team led by an ML Ph.D. Leveraging a substantial amount of courthouse data we've already acquired, we're initially targeting the $1B oil & gas market before expanding to service renewables, utilities, and the broader real estate market.
Autonomous robots that improve lives. Robotic control is expensive to develop, operates only in precise environments, and is unreliable in the real world. Thoughtforge see's a better way! A world where robots are Cheap, Adapt to their environment, and are Truly Autonomous.
Sandbox is a universal adapter for banks and credit unions. It empowers financial institutions to quickly and safely connect new fintech software to existing systems. They found that collaborating with new fintech vendors is difficult for financial institutions due to data security and system integration problems. These issues decrease the ROI and speed-to-market of most projects. Sandbox enables complex banking integrations to be performed without writing code.
Over 200,000 ecommerce brands that do $1M+ in sales have no idea which product photos sell the most. Bloom is building tiktok’s engagement algorithm for ecommerce, combining photo optimization with generative AI to display content that drives more sales. Bloom’s generative AI will create new images from scratch and feed them into Bloom’s optimization engine, which then shows the right photo to the right user based on performance.
Bloom.ai is a generative AI platform that creates and shows the highest-converting product imagery for each shopper based on proprietary data and reinforcement learning. Backed by the cofounders of Kaggle, Covariant, Bonsai AI, and the heads of the Stanford AI Lab and Berkeley AI Research lab.
Compliance is existential to any Cannabis company. Komplyd APIs allow integrations between technologies enabling cannabis companies to have a unified view of data across their business and quickly achieve multi-state compliance. The platform simplifies and automates complex rules and regulations, enabling businesses to rapidly expand into new markets, while redirecting scarce developer resources to their core business.
In the $264B recession proof beauty market, new brands are being launched daily. Blanka's technology makes it easy for brands of any size to source and customize the highest quality beauty products - with no minimums. Founded by a 2x entrepreneur and 30 Under 30 recipient, Blanka's platform is the wholesale hub and fulfillment partner for branded beauty.
Goji’s Clinician Interaction Cloud lets doctors and other healthcare providers use simple voice commands and touchless gestures for routine actions such as data entry, selection, and other administrative tasks – giving them back 30% of their time. Built on top of existing Electronic Health Record Systems, Goji transforms current healthcare environments without disrupting existing systems or workflows.
Attune is a future-of-work platform that gives front-line workers the freedom to manage their own schedules, earning call centers back millions in lost margins. Founded by a team with deep experience in contact center transformation and digital products, Attune is initially targeting the $35 Billion contact center software market. Attune is empowering companies to vastly improve their employee value proposition - and achieve significant cost savings in absenteeism and attrition.
With Deskree, developers can deploy a complete back-end infrastructure including DB, Rest & GraphQL APIs, AUTH, Storage, Integrations, and more, within minutes and without a single line of code.
Nyla is powering the $2T e-commerce industry with a next-generation front end. Gone are the days of expensive dev retainers, edits that take weeks, and stores that become slower and bloated over time. Nyla is 100% no-code, up to 400% faster than Shopify themes, and packed with bespoke designs that are inspired by the top 1% of DTC brands.
Prexto embedded credit API allows companies to access dedicated pools of capital and proprietary underwriting models and lend money to their partners and users at scale. Prexto focuses on a lower cost of capital and better underwriting allowing companies with existing demand and distribution to become lenders without the infrastructure or risk.
Wafi.cash, is a payment processing platform that provides businesses with a simple API to process bank payments in a fast, secure, and cost-effective way. Wafi eliminates redundant entities in the payment processing flow giving businesses 10x lower fees as a result.
Calico is a SaaS-enabled marketplace powering retail and eComm brands to scale their supply chain operations by connecting their data, goods, and payments. Calico leverages intelligent workflows across ordering, supplier management, and product development to power $1.2 trillion worth of production and unlock billions in trade financing previously only available to industry giants.
Having successfully raised a pre-seed from Serena Ventures, Inovia, Maple VC, Forum Ventures, and others, Calico is currently raising its Seed to fill out the executive team, expand its go-to-market, and continue to capitalize on its best-in-class technology.
PROSPERiA’s AI-based solution allows for early detection of visual complications through risk assessment calculators, non-invasive fundus cameras, retinal image analysis and personalized recommendations.
Neural Lab’s patent pending product is a hardware agnostic touchless user interface that utilizes any camera to turn motion into inputs for any software application, on any device. The team is led by two technology leaders from Intel, one of whom launched Intel's global AIOps program, who jointly hold 20 patents. Use cases include critically sterile environments, mixed reality immersion for gaming or training, improving the limitations of the traditional mouse/keyboard combination, and many more.
The $6.6T global digital payments industry grew 40% in the last 2 years, powered by innovations in mobile wallets, group check-out, and BNPL. Hands In provides a simple API that sits on top of gateway pages to enable group checkout. With a few lines of code, Hands In drives incremental sales for brands and reduces purchase friction for groups.
Rabot’s team of ex-Apple robotics engineers and logistics experts are building the future of operational excellence in logistics while advancing the shift to full automation. Rabot accelerates the speed, quality, and growth of e-commerce warehouses by using computer vision & AI to track orders and catch issues, with customers reporting 10X productivity gains.
Over $700B is spent annually on Experential Marketing in North America, creating a $32B software market. Limelight’s Experiential Platform of Record gives marketers a software solution to convert attendance into personalised, automated experiences, actionable insights and increased sales. With companies like Kellogg’s, BMW, Sky Sports are others on multiyear, six figure ARR deals, Limelight has bounced back from the COVID downturn that hit the sector.
Climate concerns, labour shortages, and affordability are forcing the $600B residential construction industry to change, and a new product-based business model is quickly replacing the old project based model. Multipliciti’s procurement platform allows builders, contractors and designers to easily find, order, ship and receive products for the sustainable and modular / pre-fab buildings that are the future.
Each year, 1.6B tons of food, worth $1.2T are lost or go to waste. Hindered by outdated monitoring processes, pests account for 40% of this global loss. ExtraSense replaces manual and labor-intensive pest monitoring processes with a powerful machine vision and AI platform that identifies pests with 98% accuracy. ExtraSense is transforming the $20B pest management industry, enabling food manufacturers to diagnose issues with real-time visualizations, perspective, and predictive data on pests.
Satellite helps sales teams build cost effective remote teams that outperform. Satellite provides Go-To-Market teams with new talent that has been trained in both the skills they need and the environment they will be working in to start contributing quickly, and effectively. The training platform uses a proprietary skills based bootcamp, top sourcing from secondary US markets, and ongoing coaching to continue upskilling.
Cratoflow is a simple, no-code platform built for stress-free accounting. Cratoflow’s proprietary software, built with machine learning and AI, is optimized for speed and designed to centralize and simplify complex accounting processes. With an easy-to-use intuitive user interface, Cratoflow customers automate workflows and get accurate financial insights, so they can spend more time growing their business.
The future of legal services is rapidly changing and law firms need to innovate to win new markets and survive. Legal Karma is transforming the delivery of legal services by providing a fully automated white-label client portal that outlines the legal process, collects information, productizes routine services and sets client expectations -- keeping lawyers relevant and profitable.
In the digital transformation era, companies are using 35+ tools to communicate externally with customers and partners. This fragmented communication cost businesses billions in lost time, poor collaboration, and lost revenue. Stroll is a connected apps platform, enabling teams to build shared workspaces that streamline and supercharge business communication.
Stroll’s simple, no-code interface, allows it to run horizontally across nearly all business types and use cases: from customer onboarding at brands to agency/client collaborations, sales enablement, and everything in between.
Third party data is the linchpin of industries like eCommerce, sales enablement, and digital advertising, however vendors are facing extinction with data privacy legislation, the removal of browser tracking cookies, and the elimination of mobile app tracking. Fathom is the only API that uses the consumer's right to data portability to replace 3rd party data with 1st party data that's richer, fresher, and more ethical than before.
Talismans’ AI/ML platform, makes natural gas production more efficient, eliminating up to 98% of scope-1 emissions originating from conventional wells, saving operators millions of dollars, and helping them meet our climate goal.
Theme’s platform aggregates customer data from every source and channel in order to predict the next best action for customer facing teams (sales, marketing, customer success). By allowing unseen data to be collected and delivered with context, meaning, and action, Theme’s AI enables better retention and growth while saving time.
Pilotbird provides software that detects insurance fraud by monitoring claimants' online behavior, helping insurance companies save on the $250B+ paid out to fraudulent claims annually. Pilotbird’s platform aggregates and uses ML to detect consumer behavior that conflicts with the fraudulent claim.
Lafia is a platform for hospitals, health systems, medical groups and health plan providers to offer a better patient experience by putting personal health data in the hands of the patient. Lafia is an integrated, secured API that uses real-time data to provide patients with intuitive provider search, scheduling, health plan integration and data management capabilities, making it easier to find and get the treatment that they need, while empowering providers to reach more patients.
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data reporting is quickly becoming mandatory and companies are not prepared. Hydrus.ai’s sustainability reporting platform is a single source of truth to store, forecast, and ensure ESG data is enabling companies to meet reporting mandates and increase financial stakeholder confidence.
Accountstory collects user generated and automated data to give B2B sellers account-specific context on procurement, decision makers, internal approvals, and more. Just as Glassdoor exposes the employee experience, Accountstory is exposing the enterprise sales process, making it easier, faster and more likely to make an Enterprise sale.
By 2040, 80M older adults will need access to critical social services in order to age in the comfort of their own homes. Blooming Health is building the next generation engagement platform to seamlessly connect older adults with social care providers in the $575B aging-in-place market. Their solution helps older adults live longer, healthier, and happier while bringing more operational efficiencies to aging-in-place providers.
FundStory streamlines each stage of the non-dilutive funding process for founders: prior to, during, and post-funding. FundStory is an all-in-one solution that replaces the disconnected tools founders typically use to analyze KPIs, forecast cost of capital, automate pre-qualifications, store deposits, and more.
Lincode helps manufacturers detect defects using AI, improving accuracy and detection rates. The platform works with any off-the-shelf camera and integrates with factory systems via their ready-to-plug API for robots, conveyors and software.
Debtle’s cloud-based software utilizes intelligent automation to streamline bad debt collections, enabling organizations to bring collections in-house and avoid sending customers to aggressive third-party agencies. Every year, 93% of all businesses encounter a customer that is unable to pay an invoice. Debtle’s solution, currently being implemented at health care organizations, enables clients to capture more in payments while paying less in fees, saving employee time and maintaining customer relationships.
REES leverages decades of research to deliver a platform for reporting of sexual harassment, misconduct and assault that can be adapted for use across any sector or industry. REES enables campuses, communities and workplaces to gather critical data and insights that can be used to prevent sexual violence and create safer spaces by identying repeat offenders and providing victim focused solutions.
maskedMED is a platform that connects patients with medical professionals, allowing patients to get quick, accurate answers to medical questions, and empowering medical professionals to earn additional income by answering questions.
Busie gives travel providers the tools to launch e-commerce and digitize the entire end-to-end group transportation booking experience. Today, Busie is a white-label e-commerce booking solution that embeds directly into any group travel company’s website and a Fintech platform that gives providers embedded payments, provider revenue sharing, quoting and invoicing, as well as other financial offerings.
The Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry is one of the largest professional communities in the world with $1 trillion in annual payment flows in the US alone. Vergo is the first online community bank designed exclusively for their unique financial needs.