Swiss Innovation: Autonomous Fleets


When: Tue, July 4, 6:30pm – 9:30pm, 2017
Where: Mettā, California Tower, Hong Kong
Admission: Free
Info: Attend | Venue

Every year, venturelab selects the most promising Swiss-based startups for an international business development boosting program. The ten winners, the "Swiss Startup National Team" travel to Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen and Hong Kong. Organized in partnership with swissnex China and the Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong, the program consists of numerous opportunities for face-to-face discussions with leaders of the high-tech community. venturelab alumni includes:
  • Lemoptix (acquired by Intel) - Micro-Opto-Electromechanical systems
  • Faceshift (acquired by Apple) - Facial motion capture and animation
  • Composyt Light Labs (acquired by Intel) - Ultra compact wearable display

Swiss Startup National Team via
  • Astrocast - Low cost machine-to-machine comms using nano satellites
  • BestMile - World's first cloud platform for autonomous fleets [top video]
  • Climeworks - Capture carbon dioxide from ambient air for industrial use
  • Flyability - Drones for inaccessible places and dangerous missions
  • Lunaphore - Fast diagnostic assays for tumours
  • Oviva - Medical nutritional therapy
  • MyTechnis - Floor monitoring system (footsteps as data)
  • UrbanFarmers - Monetise your vacant industrial rooftop space 
  • Viu - Swiss designed, custom, handmade glasses
  • ZuriMED - Revolutionary device for knee ligament reconstruction

Other Swiss Startups via
  • Nexiot - Track physical assets (eg. shipping containers) with IoT devices
  • ScanTrust - Copy proof QR code to authenticate genuine products
  • BioWatch - Login using your watch (which checks your veins)
  • ComfyLight - Light bulbs with built in security motion sensor
  • Gamaya - Crop analysis using hyperspectral imaging
  • PureSwissAir - Pure mountain swiss air in a can
  • LessSA - Precision lighting for professional and industrial use


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