IMD recognizes promising startups with its annual Startup Competition for 2014-2015
December 16, 2014
Every year IMD looks for promising startups to work with our MBA and EMBA students. This year brought us the largest volume yet of high-quality and exciting Swiss initiatives.
We're proud to announce that the following ventures have been selected to collaborate with IMD participants.
IMD's Executive MBA
This company develops virtual and augmented reality medical technology for adults over 60, designed to detect early signs of Alzheimer's and to build a cognitive reserve in order to retard the progression of the disease.
Flyability is developping the world's first collision-tolerant and safe-flying robot, allowing drones to interact with people and objects.
José Demetrio, Reshad Moussa, Urs Hunkeler
Geosatis revolutionizes the social reinsertion and supervision of offenders with the next generation of electronic monitoring bracelets.
Nadja Mrosek, Peter Harboe-Schmidt
Glycemicon develops natural medical foods for the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity.
Alexandre Luyet, Ruud Riem-Vis
Kizy Tracking offers a complete range of products and services for global object tracking.
Déborah Heintze, Ata Tuna Ciftlik
Lunaphore builds tumor analysis platforms based on a patented microfluidic technology.
Magnes develops and fabricates tailor-made micro-magnets for various applications such as performance monitoring sensors and anti-counterfeiting.
Veronica Savu, Vaida Auzelyte
Morphotonix provides secure and additive-free brand protection for polymeric articles. We micro-structure the surfaces of master molds, which are then replicated in the plastic during molding.
Yannick Iseli, Hervé Dedieu
Nova access specializes in marketing, design and sales of a smart lighting end-to-end solution for "smart" cities.
PB&B is a biotech startup developing anti-aging injections capable of reversing facial aging for natural results using the patient's own cells to cover wrinkles.
Armin W. Mäder, Erik Zucker
Qvanteq specializes in the development, production and distribution of novel and superior coronary stents. The lead product Qstent is in a First-in-Man clinical study.
IMD's Fulltime MBA
Thomas Leurent, Markus Dihlmann, Rosa Beboux
Akselos provides next generation simulation technology enabling an extremely fast and reliable engineering of complex systems.
Anemomind makes you sail faster.
Frank Martin, François Bonvin
Base7booking.com is a property management system created by hoteliers for hoteliers. It is an online, web-based software that allows hoteliers to manage their hotel anywhere, anytime, and from any device that has internet access.
Biowatch is a secure, convenient and fashionable alternative to passwords, PIN codes, cards, badges, keys and signatures.
Calciso develops the first and only ready-to-use diagnostic blood test for the early detection of calcification risk, enabling better cardiovascular risk management.
Click, Detect -> Treat , DermoSafe offers a full integrated solution and services for an instant dermoscopy check-up by experts and for new fast track melanoma detection.
For professionals and businesses that want to protect the privacy of their files on the cloud, we provide software solutions, which are easier to use and yet far more secure and reliable than existing solutions.
Energy Geostructures specializes in heating buildings with the earth's core energy, saving the planet from the inside out.
Vincent Delattre, Grégoire Courtine
G-Therapeutics develops clinical solutions for improving paralyzed patients' autonomy, mobility and quality of life after the discovery of a neurological disorder.
Ole Jakob Skjelten
Active membranes for the new generation of smart textiles in clothing and medical devices.
pEp – pretty Easy privacy – automatically changes the default for all written digital communication from unprotected & unencrypted to encrypted & anonymized.
Corey Houle, Rolf Luchsinger
TwingTec develops mobile wind energy systems for off-grid and temporary power supply applications.
Umoov is an international website and mobile application for the search, discovery and promotion of any type of event and activity, all based on geolocation.
Verity Studios develops a new breed of interactive and autonomous flying machines.
Igor Ivanov, Yosef Akhtman
VISNX provides integrated services for large-scale airborne monitoring and diagnostics of farmland.
For further information about the IMD Startup Competition please consult www.imd.org/startups or contact email@example.com.