2020 Global Finalists

Startups come from 80 countries for the chance to pitch at XTC. Although they have different homes and backgrounds, there is one thing in common: Their innovations could make the world a better place

All

Winners

MicroGen Biotech

MicroGen Biotech

Agtech
Female Founder

Two billion children are ingesting unsafe level of toxic heavy metals like arsenic through dietary consumption. MicroGen Biotech develops Natural Functional Microbiomes to reduce heavy metals in crops to protect the health of all mankind while improving the health of soils, 3 billion global acres of which are contaminated by heavy metals.

Genecis

Genecis

Cleantech
Female Founder

Genecis converts food waste into biodegradable plastics and other high value materials. They use a scalable platform to reprogram bacteria to make high performance materials from low-value organic waste streams, while significantly reducing GHG emissions.

TOMi Digital

TOMi Digital

Education

K-12 teachers can create awesome interactive classes to engage students remotely or in-person, even without classroom internet. Annual subscribers get a free device that enables the classroom with internet connection simulation, artificial vision for grading in-paper exams automatically, and turns any wall into a smartboard.

Hala Systems

Hala Systems

Enabling

HALA System’s Sentry platform uses IoT, AI, remote sensing, and distributed ledger to mitigate social challenges in the most dangerous places on Earth -- civilian casualties; documenting war crimes; emergency response; ceasefire monitoring; and disinformation.

ReWire

ReWire

Fintech

ReWire boosts economic growth and financial independence in developing countries through a digital banking platform is designed to serve the unique needs of migrants wherever they are. Complete transparency, equal opportunity, and a fair banking system that’s available to everyone.

Saathi

Saathi

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Saathi’s platform technology enables 100% compostable and biodegradable sanitary pads from banana tree fiber. Compared to conventional wood pulp or cotton, this approach saves on land usage, contains no bleach nor chemicals, and decomposes faster.

SPRK

SPRK

Smart Cities
Covid 19

SPRK’s mission is to make the global food supply chain food waste free by turning millions of tons of surplus food into a sustainable impact venture using AI to understand and anticipate patterns, enabling a rapid redistribution of oversupply - reducing waste disposal and CO2 while making more food available in cities.


Advanced Animal Diagnostics
Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Agtech
Female Founder
Covid 19

Advanced Animal Diagnostics aims to minimize antibiotics, meet consumer needs for a safe, abundant supply of animal protein, and ensure profitability of livestock production. Treat The Cow, Not The Herd.

AIDTech
AIDTech

AIDTech

Enabling

AID:Tech develops identity-focused solutions that enable people to own, control and manage their own data. They hope to improve global challenges such as legal identity, financial inclusion, anti-corruption, and more.

Amai Proteins
Amai Proteins

Amai Proteins

Agtech
Covid 19

Amai cures the food system one protein at a time. The first focus is the heaviest health challenge of sugar over-consumption. Coupling computational protein design to precision fermentation Amai's hypersweet protein is the first healthy, tasty, affordable, and sustainable sweetener.

Amira Learning
Amira Learning

Amira Learning

Education
Covid 19

Reading science meets AI. Amira is the first intelligent reading assistant that recommends appropriately challenging stories, listens as a student reads aloud, and intervenes when helpful. The software assesses oral reading fluency and analyzes errors to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses. Amira accelerates reading mastery.

Axelspace
Axelspace

Axelspace

Enabling

Pioneers of microsatellite technology advancing the frontiers of space business, reimagining traditional ways of using space, and creating a society where everyone on our planet can make space part of their life.

BEARING.ai
BEARING.ai

BEARING.ai

Cleantech

Bearing is at the forefront of bringing AI to the maritime shipping industry. Their technology platform combines real-world data with deep learning to streamline many aspects of shipping operations — from reducing fuel consumption to optimizing market opportunities.

Beewise.ai
Beewise.ai

Beewise.ai

Agtech

Around 30% of the global food supply is pollinated by bees, but 40% of bees die every year worldwide (and not from natural causes). Beewise.ai uses AI, robotics, and computer vision to offer an autonomous beehive that enables bees to thrive, for the benefit of the bees and the world's food supply.

Bestmile
Bestmile

Bestmile

Smart Cities
Female Founder
Covid 19

Growing cities need to transport more people with fewer vehicles. Fleet orchestration technology enables the demand-responsive transit solutions smart cities need to reduce congestion and pollution. Mobility providers use Bestmile to offer innovative autonomous and human-driven mobility services using any vehicle brand, deploying coordinated fleets that meet operator efficiency and passenger convenience requirements.

Blue Planet
Blue Planet

Blue Planet

Cleantech

Blue Planet’s technology aims to create economically sustainable carbon capture. They use C02 as a raw material in the production of synthetic limestone without expensive purification steps, which can then be used in place of natural limestone rock mined from quarries.

C88
C88

C88

Fintech
Female Founder

C88 Financial Technologies Group helps millions of emerging customers in Indonesia and the Philippines manage credit, price and persistency, with the aim to spread credit responsibly and equitably in society.

Cayuga Biotech
Cayuga Biotech

Cayuga Biotech

Healthcare
Covid 19

Blood loss is the leading cause of preventable death both for civilians and the military. Cayuga Biotech seeks to commercialize innovative platelet-like nanoparticles to accelerate the body’s natural coagulation process.

CropX
CropX

CropX

Agtech

CropX’s AgAnalytics platform revolutionizes the farm and the decision-making process, by integrating above-ground data sets with real-time soil data measured by proprietary sensors, to provide insights & automations that help farmers grow more food, using less resources and causing less environmental damage.

Decomer Technology
Decomer Technology

Decomer Technology

Cleantech
Female Founder

Decomer develops environmentally friendly, water-soluble, and edible packaging material, as a replacement to plastic and other non-biodegradable materials.

Digizen
Digizen

Digizen

Fintech

Over a billion people are financially and socially excluded, because they can’t prove their identity. Digizen offers a transformative solution based on NFC smart cards, which can be issued and read, even offline, via standard Android phones.

DoBrain
DoBrain

DoBrain

Healthcare
Covid 19
Female Founder

An AI-based cognitive therapeutic app with the world’s largest volume of content to diagnose and provide interventions for developmentally delayed children. Recently authorized by the Korean and US governments to provide for children unable to attend special-needs programs during COVID lockdown.

Drishti
Drishti

Drishti

Enabling

Drishti’s computer vision AI digitizes human activities in the factory and allows manufacturers to benefit from human analytics for the first time. Drishti aims to use technology to augment people, not displace them.

EluciData
EluciData

EluciData

Healthcare
Covid 19

EluciData transforms the way data is used to drive decisions in clinical research labs. We accelerate biological target identification and validation, pathway elucidation, cellular phenotype analysis, and biomarker identification.

Education Vision Technologies
Education Vision Technologies

Education Vision Technologies

Education
Covid 19

EVT uses AI to autonomously generate online courses and study material to enable efficient learning. They also enable students to do better in their courses and accommodate students with disabilities to reduce the attrition rates.

Project Etopia
Project Etopia

Project Etopia

Smart Cities

Project Etopia provides an all-in-one solution to house building with smart technology integration, especially in the developing world. Simultaneously, Project Etopia innovations strive to work with in conjunction with the planet rather than against it.

FarmSense
FarmSense

FarmSense

Agtech
Female Founder

FarmSense’s patented FlightSensor technology enables real-time monitoring of pest insects on farms. This unique insect data transmitted concurrently with weather information provides more accurate crop impact analysis which reduces pesticide use and increase crop yields.

FreshoKartz
FreshoKartz

FreshoKartz

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

FreshoKartz optimizes agricultural practices through AI and machine learning. Integrating farms, farmers, service providers, banks, government, and corporate buyers in a single platform at the village level.

Geofast Rumah 3D
Geofast Rumah 3D

Geofast Rumah 3D

Cleantech

Where construction requires fast-setting cement, Geofast Rumah 3D product is greener than ordinary options because there is no carbon emission, recycling nickel slag and nickel industry waste.

Green Dot Bioplastics
Green Dot Bioplastics

Green Dot Bioplastics

Cleantech

Green Dot Bioplastics use renewable and sustainable raw materials instead of petroleum based raw materials to create plastics, aiming to advance the unique characteristics of bioplastics to help designers and manufacturers create inspired products that empower consumers to contribute to a more sustainable world.

HARA
HARA

HARA

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

HARA connects rural smallholder farmers with banks, insurance companies and input producers by collecting and sharing data that is usually hard to obtain. Their mission is to promote inclusive sustainable growth and contribute to the economic prosperity of people in rural communities through the exchange of valuable data.

Headsafe
Headsafe

Headsafe

Healthcare

Nurochek is a portable brain assessment device that measure’s the brain’s electrical activity and sends the results to a smartphone for analysis and the cloud for secure storage. It is deigned to take the uncertainty, and controversy, out of the assessment of 10 million brain injuries annually.

H LAB
H LAB

H LAB

Enabling

Millimeter-wave, radar-based, touchless sensing mixed with AI. Unlike vision technology, it does not invade personal information, and unlike voice technology, existing UI services can be expanded by replacing the problem of language complexity with intuitive gestures.

Instalimb
Instalimb

Instalimb

Healthcare

90 million people in the world need, but cannot purchase, prosthetics & orthotics. An unprecedented 3D-CAD, 3D printing and machine learning (AI) technology creates an affordable and high-quality 3D printed prosthetics & orthotics delivered to the door, for individuals of all income levels.

Lilu
Lilu

Lilu

Healthcare
Female Founder

Lilu builds tech enabled products to empower new moms, starting with a suite of products to make breastfeeding more comfortable and efficient. Our first product, the Lilu Massage Bra, is the first pumping bra with automated breast massage to help moms pump more milk, hands-free.

Lucence
Lucence

Lucence

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Most cancers are currently detected in the late stages resulting in poor treatment outcome. Lucence’s precision medical-testing technology detects cancer signals in blood more quickly, accurately and cost-effectively. It’s time to end avoidable deaths caused by cancer.

Medusoil
Medusoil

Medusoil

Cleantech

Medusoil turns soil into stone, which provides solutions to mainstream construction and environmental problems such as soil erosion, landslide risk mitigation and soil consolidation.

Navana
Neteera
Neteera

Neteera

Enabling
Covid 19

Neteera’s human monitoring and sensing platform provides precise monitoring of vital signs from a distance through clothing or furniture, while being reliable under motion. It’s applications range from automotive, to child and elder care, to remote clinical monitoring, and much more.

Nexford University
Nexford University

Nexford University

Education
Covid 19

Nexford is a next-generation university leveraging technology to deliver affordable, effective education, 100% online. Nexford aims to enable greater social and economic mobility across the world by providing learners access to high-quality, affordable, dynamic online education that prepares them for the global workplace.

NovoNutrients
NovoNutrients

NovoNutrients

Agtech

NovoNutrients makes food and feed from carbon capture. They are the protein behind the protein, using 250x less water than soy cultivation and 1500x less than raising beef cattle.

Okra Solar
Okra Solar

Okra Solar

Cleantech

Over 1 billion live without reliable electricity. Using mobile payments, modular grid design and remote monitoring, Okra Solar provides utility companies with a low-cost, data-driven solution to operating solar networks in hard-to-reach places.

Qlue
Qlue

Qlue

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Driving the first Smart City concept in Indonesia, Qlue has helped reduce potential flood points by 94%, improved government performance by 61.4%, and increased public trust to the government by 47%.

Seppure
Seppure

Seppure

Cleantech

Industrial processes that involved chemical separation account for up to 15% of the planet's entire energy consumption. SEPPURE’s nano-filtration technology to separate chemical mixtures at a molecular level is a green alternative with world-changing potential.

Simusolar
Simusolar

Simusolar

Agtech
Female Founder

Simusolar provides and finances accessible, affordable, and energy-efficient appliances designed for off-grid homes and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa. They envision communities that don’t have to migrate to find better work and quality of life, and companies that profit while improving the environment in which they operate.

Stonestep
Stonestep

Stonestep

Fintech
Covid 19

Stonestep is a Swiss-based insurtech firm that is changing how insurance is delivered in emerging markets. Its ‘Microinsurance as a Service’ platform makes it easy for consumer-facing digital companies to work with local insurers to address the needs of first-generation insurance customers.

Swap Energi
Swap Energi

Swap Energi

Smart Cities

Swap Energi created a sustainable refueling platform for electric motorcycles through swappable batteries and automatic shared battery stations within a city.

swIDch
swIDch

swIDch

Fintech
Covid 19

swIDch is a cybersecurity startup that helps businesses to identify its users through our patented algorithm, one-time authentication code that generates in a networkless environment, to tackle problems of identity theft and CNP frauds

Swoop Aero
Swoop Aero

Swoop Aero

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Swoop Aero integrates small autonomous aircraft into the health supply chain to deliver essential supplies and pathology samples, on-demand. Operations have taken place in Vanuatu, DR Congo, Malawi, and soon Mozambique.

Turtle Tree Labs
Turtle Tree Labs

Turtle Tree Labs

Agtech
Female Founder

TurtleTree Labs is the first biotech company in the world with the ability to create milk from all mammals. To maximise impact, the team will work with industry leaders to adopt their sustainable and safe methods to create milk. TurtleTree Labs is able to have a 98% reduction in carbon footprint and as a result will help to save the world by replacing dairy cows in the future.

Tytocare
Tytocare

Tytocare

Healthcare
Covid 19

Tyto Care provides a complete telehealth solution that delivers easy, affordable, high quality telehealth visits, complete with medical exams of the heart, lungs, ears, throat, skin and temperature. Their technology can turn any location into a comprehensive telehealth clinic.

Vexi
Vexi

Vexi

Fintech
Female Founder

Vexi provides secure 1st-credit-card experiences for the underbanked population in Mexico and throughout Latin America. Their technology promotes access to credit for all.

Agtech, Food & Water

MicroGen Biotech

MicroGen Biotech

Agtech
Female Founder

Two billion children are ingesting unsafe level of toxic heavy metals like arsenic through dietary consumption. MicroGen Biotech develops Natural Functional Microbiomes to reduce heavy metals in crops to protect the health of all mankind while improving the health of soils, 3 billion global acres of which are contaminated by heavy metals.

Advanced Animal Diagnostics
Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Agtech
Female Founder
Covid 19

Advanced Animal Diagnostics aims to minimize antibiotics, meet consumer needs for a safe, abundant supply of animal protein, and ensure profitability of livestock production. Treat The Cow, Not The Herd.

Amai Proteins
Amai Proteins

Amai Proteins

Agtech
Covid 19

Amai cures the food system one protein at a time. The first focus is the heaviest health challenge of sugar over-consumption. Coupling computational protein design to precision fermentation Amai's hypersweet protein is the first healthy, tasty, affordable, and sustainable sweetener.

Beewise.ai
Beewise.ai

Beewise.ai

Agtech

Around 30% of the global food supply is pollinated by bees, but 40% of bees die every year worldwide (and not from natural causes). Beewise.ai uses AI, robotics, and computer vision to offer an autonomous beehive that enables bees to thrive, for the benefit of the bees and the world's food supply.

CropX
CropX

CropX

Agtech

CropX’s AgAnalytics platform revolutionizes the farm and the decision-making process, by integrating above-ground data sets with real-time soil data measured by proprietary sensors, to provide insights & automations that help farmers grow more food, using less resources and causing less environmental damage.

FarmSense
FarmSense

FarmSense

Agtech
Female Founder

FarmSense’s patented FlightSensor technology enables real-time monitoring of pest insects on farms. This unique insect data transmitted concurrently with weather information provides more accurate crop impact analysis which reduces pesticide use and increase crop yields.

FreshoKartz
FreshoKartz

FreshoKartz

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

FreshoKartz optimizes agricultural practices through AI and machine learning. Integrating farms, farmers, service providers, banks, government, and corporate buyers in a single platform at the village level.

HARA
HARA

HARA

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

HARA connects rural smallholder farmers with banks, insurance companies and input producers by collecting and sharing data that is usually hard to obtain. Their mission is to promote inclusive sustainable growth and contribute to the economic prosperity of people in rural communities through the exchange of valuable data.

NovoNutrients
NovoNutrients

NovoNutrients

Agtech

NovoNutrients makes food and feed from carbon capture. They are the protein behind the protein, using 250x less water than soy cultivation and 1500x less than raising beef cattle.

Simusolar
Simusolar

Simusolar

Agtech
Female Founder

Simusolar provides and finances accessible, affordable, and energy-efficient appliances designed for off-grid homes and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa. They envision communities that don’t have to migrate to find better work and quality of life, and companies that profit while improving the environment in which they operate.

Turtle Tree Labs
Turtle Tree Labs

Turtle Tree Labs

Agtech
Female Founder

TurtleTree Labs is the first biotech company in the world with the ability to create milk from all mammals. To maximise impact, the team will work with industry leaders to adopt their sustainable and safe methods to create milk. TurtleTree Labs is able to have a 98% reduction in carbon footprint and as a result will help to save the world by replacing dairy cows in the future.

Cleantech & Energy

Genecis

Genecis

Cleantech
Female Founder

Genecis converts food waste into biodegradable plastics and other high value materials. They use a scalable platform to reprogram bacteria to make high performance materials from low-value organic waste streams, while significantly reducing GHG emissions.

BEARING.ai
BEARING.ai

BEARING.ai

Cleantech

Bearing is at the forefront of bringing AI to the maritime shipping industry. Their technology platform combines real-world data with deep learning to streamline many aspects of shipping operations — from reducing fuel consumption to optimizing market opportunities.

Blue Planet
Blue Planet

Blue Planet

Cleantech

Blue Planet’s technology aims to create economically sustainable carbon capture. They use C02 as a raw material in the production of synthetic limestone without expensive purification steps, which can then be used in place of natural limestone rock mined from quarries.

Decomer Technology
Decomer Technology

Decomer Technology

Cleantech
Female Founder

Decomer develops environmentally friendly, water-soluble, and edible packaging material, as a replacement to plastic and other non-biodegradable materials.

Geofast Rumah 3D
Geofast Rumah 3D

Geofast Rumah 3D

Cleantech

Where construction requires fast-setting cement, Geofast Rumah 3D product is greener than ordinary options because there is no carbon emission, recycling nickel slag and nickel industry waste.

Green Dot Bioplastics
Green Dot Bioplastics

Green Dot Bioplastics

Cleantech

Green Dot Bioplastics use renewable and sustainable raw materials instead of petroleum based raw materials to create plastics, aiming to advance the unique characteristics of bioplastics to help designers and manufacturers create inspired products that empower consumers to contribute to a more sustainable world.

Medusoil
Medusoil

Medusoil

Cleantech

Medusoil turns soil into stone, which provides solutions to mainstream construction and environmental problems such as soil erosion, landslide risk mitigation and soil consolidation.

Okra Solar
Okra Solar

Okra Solar

Cleantech

Over 1 billion live without reliable electricity. Using mobile payments, modular grid design and remote monitoring, Okra Solar provides utility companies with a low-cost, data-driven solution to operating solar networks in hard-to-reach places.

Seppure
Seppure

Seppure

Cleantech

Industrial processes that involved chemical separation account for up to 15% of the planet's entire energy consumption. SEPPURE’s nano-filtration technology to separate chemical mixtures at a molecular level is a green alternative with world-changing potential.

Education

TOMi Digital

TOMi Digital

Education

K-12 teachers can create awesome interactive classes to engage students remotely or in-person, even without classroom internet. Annual subscribers get a free device that enables the classroom with internet connection simulation, artificial vision for grading in-paper exams automatically, and turns any wall into a smartboard.

Amira Learning
Amira Learning

Amira Learning

Education
Covid 19

Reading science meets AI. Amira is the first intelligent reading assistant that recommends appropriately challenging stories, listens as a student reads aloud, and intervenes when helpful. The software assesses oral reading fluency and analyzes errors to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses. Amira accelerates reading mastery.

Education Vision Technologies
Education Vision Technologies

Education Vision Technologies

Education
Covid 19

EVT uses AI to autonomously generate online courses and study material to enable efficient learning. They also enable students to do better in their courses and accommodate students with disabilities to reduce the attrition rates.

Nexford University
Nexford University

Nexford University

Education
Covid 19

Nexford is a next-generation university leveraging technology to deliver affordable, effective education, 100% online. Nexford aims to enable greater social and economic mobility across the world by providing learners access to high-quality, affordable, dynamic online education that prepares them for the global workplace.

Enabling Technologies

Hala Systems

Hala Systems

Enabling

HALA System’s Sentry platform uses IoT, AI, remote sensing, and distributed ledger to mitigate social challenges in the most dangerous places on Earth -- civilian casualties; documenting war crimes; emergency response; ceasefire monitoring; and disinformation.

AIDTech
AIDTech

AIDTech

Enabling

AID:Tech develops identity-focused solutions that enable people to own, control and manage their own data. They hope to improve global challenges such as legal identity, financial inclusion, anti-corruption, and more.

Axelspace
Axelspace

Axelspace

Enabling

Pioneers of microsatellite technology advancing the frontiers of space business, reimagining traditional ways of using space, and creating a society where everyone on our planet can make space part of their life.

Drishti
Drishti

Drishti

Enabling

Drishti’s computer vision AI digitizes human activities in the factory and allows manufacturers to benefit from human analytics for the first time. Drishti aims to use technology to augment people, not displace them.

H LAB
H LAB

H LAB

Enabling

Millimeter-wave, radar-based, touchless sensing mixed with AI. Unlike vision technology, it does not invade personal information, and unlike voice technology, existing UI services can be expanded by replacing the problem of language complexity with intuitive gestures.

Navana
Neteera
Neteera

Neteera

Enabling
Covid 19

Neteera’s human monitoring and sensing platform provides precise monitoring of vital signs from a distance through clothing or furniture, while being reliable under motion. It’s applications range from automotive, to child and elder care, to remote clinical monitoring, and much more.

Fintech

ReWire

ReWire

Fintech

ReWire boosts economic growth and financial independence in developing countries through a digital banking platform is designed to serve the unique needs of migrants wherever they are. Complete transparency, equal opportunity, and a fair banking system that’s available to everyone.

C88
C88

C88

Fintech
Female Founder

C88 Financial Technologies Group helps millions of emerging customers in Indonesia and the Philippines manage credit, price and persistency, with the aim to spread credit responsibly and equitably in society.

Digizen
Digizen

Digizen

Fintech

Over a billion people are financially and socially excluded, because they can’t prove their identity. Digizen offers a transformative solution based on NFC smart cards, which can be issued and read, even offline, via standard Android phones.

Stonestep
Stonestep

Stonestep

Fintech
Covid 19

Stonestep is a Swiss-based insurtech firm that is changing how insurance is delivered in emerging markets. Its ‘Microinsurance as a Service’ platform makes it easy for consumer-facing digital companies to work with local insurers to address the needs of first-generation insurance customers.

swIDch
swIDch

swIDch

Fintech
Covid 19

swIDch is a cybersecurity startup that helps businesses to identify its users through our patented algorithm, one-time authentication code that generates in a networkless environment, to tackle problems of identity theft and CNP frauds

Vexi
Vexi

Vexi

Fintech
Female Founder

Vexi provides secure 1st-credit-card experiences for the underbanked population in Mexico and throughout Latin America. Their technology promotes access to credit for all.

Healthcare

Saathi

Saathi

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Saathi’s platform technology enables 100% compostable and biodegradable sanitary pads from banana tree fiber. Compared to conventional wood pulp or cotton, this approach saves on land usage, contains no bleach nor chemicals, and decomposes faster.

Cayuga Biotech
Cayuga Biotech

Cayuga Biotech

Healthcare
Covid 19

Blood loss is the leading cause of preventable death both for civilians and the military. Cayuga Biotech seeks to commercialize innovative platelet-like nanoparticles to accelerate the body’s natural coagulation process.

DoBrain
DoBrain

DoBrain

Healthcare
Covid 19
Female Founder

An AI-based cognitive therapeutic app with the world’s largest volume of content to diagnose and provide interventions for developmentally delayed children. Recently authorized by the Korean and US governments to provide for children unable to attend special-needs programs during COVID lockdown.

EluciData
EluciData

EluciData

Healthcare
Covid 19

EluciData transforms the way data is used to drive decisions in clinical research labs. We accelerate biological target identification and validation, pathway elucidation, cellular phenotype analysis, and biomarker identification.

Headsafe
Headsafe

Headsafe

Healthcare

Nurochek is a portable brain assessment device that measure’s the brain’s electrical activity and sends the results to a smartphone for analysis and the cloud for secure storage. It is deigned to take the uncertainty, and controversy, out of the assessment of 10 million brain injuries annually.

Instalimb
Instalimb

Instalimb

Healthcare

90 million people in the world need, but cannot purchase, prosthetics & orthotics. An unprecedented 3D-CAD, 3D printing and machine learning (AI) technology creates an affordable and high-quality 3D printed prosthetics & orthotics delivered to the door, for individuals of all income levels.

Lilu
Lilu

Lilu

Healthcare
Female Founder

Lilu builds tech enabled products to empower new moms, starting with a suite of products to make breastfeeding more comfortable and efficient. Our first product, the Lilu Massage Bra, is the first pumping bra with automated breast massage to help moms pump more milk, hands-free.

Lucence
Lucence

Lucence

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Most cancers are currently detected in the late stages resulting in poor treatment outcome. Lucence’s precision medical-testing technology detects cancer signals in blood more quickly, accurately and cost-effectively. It’s time to end avoidable deaths caused by cancer.

Tytocare
Tytocare

Tytocare

Healthcare
Covid 19

Tyto Care provides a complete telehealth solution that delivers easy, affordable, high quality telehealth visits, complete with medical exams of the heart, lungs, ears, throat, skin and temperature. Their technology can turn any location into a comprehensive telehealth clinic.

Smart Cities & Transportation

SPRK

SPRK

Smart Cities
Covid 19

SPRK’s mission is to make the global food supply chain food waste free by turning millions of tons of surplus food into a sustainable impact venture using AI to understand and anticipate patterns, enabling a rapid redistribution of oversupply - reducing waste disposal and CO2 while making more food available in cities.

Bestmile
Bestmile

Bestmile

Smart Cities
Female Founder
Covid 19

Growing cities need to transport more people with fewer vehicles. Fleet orchestration technology enables the demand-responsive transit solutions smart cities need to reduce congestion and pollution. Mobility providers use Bestmile to offer innovative autonomous and human-driven mobility services using any vehicle brand, deploying coordinated fleets that meet operator efficiency and passenger convenience requirements.

Project Etopia
Project Etopia

Project Etopia

Smart Cities

Project Etopia provides an all-in-one solution to house building with smart technology integration, especially in the developing world. Simultaneously, Project Etopia innovations strive to work with in conjunction with the planet rather than against it.

Qlue
Qlue

Qlue

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Driving the first Smart City concept in Indonesia, Qlue has helped reduce potential flood points by 94%, improved government performance by 61.4%, and increased public trust to the government by 47%.

Swap Energi
Swap Energi

Swap Energi

Smart Cities

Swap Energi created a sustainable refueling platform for electric motorcycles through swappable batteries and automatic shared battery stations within a city.

Swoop Aero
Swoop Aero

Swoop Aero

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Swoop Aero integrates small autonomous aircraft into the health supply chain to deliver essential supplies and pathology samples, on-demand. Operations have taken place in Vanuatu, DR Congo, Malawi, and soon Mozambique.

COVID-19 Award

Advanced Animal Diagnostics
Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Agtech
Female Founder
Covid 19

Advanced Animal Diagnostics aims to minimize antibiotics, meet consumer needs for a safe, abundant supply of animal protein, and ensure profitability of livestock production. Treat The Cow, Not The Herd.

Amai Proteins
Amai Proteins

Amai Proteins

Agtech
Covid 19

Amai cures the food system one protein at a time. The first focus is the heaviest health challenge of sugar over-consumption. Coupling computational protein design to precision fermentation Amai's hypersweet protein is the first healthy, tasty, affordable, and sustainable sweetener.

Amira Learning
Amira Learning

Amira Learning

Education
Covid 19

Reading science meets AI. Amira is the first intelligent reading assistant that recommends appropriately challenging stories, listens as a student reads aloud, and intervenes when helpful. The software assesses oral reading fluency and analyzes errors to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses. Amira accelerates reading mastery.

Bestmile
Bestmile

Bestmile

Smart Cities
Female Founder
Covid 19

Growing cities need to transport more people with fewer vehicles. Fleet orchestration technology enables the demand-responsive transit solutions smart cities need to reduce congestion and pollution. Mobility providers use Bestmile to offer innovative autonomous and human-driven mobility services using any vehicle brand, deploying coordinated fleets that meet operator efficiency and passenger convenience requirements.

Cayuga Biotech
Cayuga Biotech

Cayuga Biotech

Healthcare
Covid 19

Blood loss is the leading cause of preventable death both for civilians and the military. Cayuga Biotech seeks to commercialize innovative platelet-like nanoparticles to accelerate the body’s natural coagulation process.

DoBrain
DoBrain

DoBrain

Healthcare
Covid 19
Female Founder

An AI-based cognitive therapeutic app with the world’s largest volume of content to diagnose and provide interventions for developmentally delayed children. Recently authorized by the Korean and US governments to provide for children unable to attend special-needs programs during COVID lockdown.

EluciData
EluciData

EluciData

Healthcare
Covid 19

EluciData transforms the way data is used to drive decisions in clinical research labs. We accelerate biological target identification and validation, pathway elucidation, cellular phenotype analysis, and biomarker identification.

Education Vision Technologies
Education Vision Technologies

Education Vision Technologies

Education
Covid 19

EVT uses AI to autonomously generate online courses and study material to enable efficient learning. They also enable students to do better in their courses and accommodate students with disabilities to reduce the attrition rates.

FreshoKartz
FreshoKartz

FreshoKartz

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

FreshoKartz optimizes agricultural practices through AI and machine learning. Integrating farms, farmers, service providers, banks, government, and corporate buyers in a single platform at the village level.

HARA
HARA

HARA

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

HARA connects rural smallholder farmers with banks, insurance companies and input producers by collecting and sharing data that is usually hard to obtain. Their mission is to promote inclusive sustainable growth and contribute to the economic prosperity of people in rural communities through the exchange of valuable data.

Lucence
Lucence

Lucence

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Most cancers are currently detected in the late stages resulting in poor treatment outcome. Lucence’s precision medical-testing technology detects cancer signals in blood more quickly, accurately and cost-effectively. It’s time to end avoidable deaths caused by cancer.

Neteera
Neteera

Neteera

Enabling
Covid 19

Neteera’s human monitoring and sensing platform provides precise monitoring of vital signs from a distance through clothing or furniture, while being reliable under motion. It’s applications range from automotive, to child and elder care, to remote clinical monitoring, and much more.

Nexford University
Nexford University

Nexford University

Education
Covid 19

Nexford is a next-generation university leveraging technology to deliver affordable, effective education, 100% online. Nexford aims to enable greater social and economic mobility across the world by providing learners access to high-quality, affordable, dynamic online education that prepares them for the global workplace.

Qlue
Qlue

Qlue

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Driving the first Smart City concept in Indonesia, Qlue has helped reduce potential flood points by 94%, improved government performance by 61.4%, and increased public trust to the government by 47%.

Saathi
Saathi

Saathi

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Saathi’s platform technology enables 100% compostable and biodegradable sanitary pads from banana tree fiber. Compared to conventional wood pulp or cotton, this approach saves on land usage, contains no bleach nor chemicals, and decomposes faster.

SPRK
SPRK

SPRK

Smart Cities
Covid 19

SPRK’s mission is to make the global food supply chain food waste free by turning millions of tons of surplus food into a sustainable impact venture using AI to understand and anticipate patterns, enabling a rapid redistribution of oversupply - reducing waste disposal and CO2 while making more food available in cities.

Stonestep
Stonestep

Stonestep

Fintech
Covid 19

Stonestep is a Swiss-based insurtech firm that is changing how insurance is delivered in emerging markets. Its ‘Microinsurance as a Service’ platform makes it easy for consumer-facing digital companies to work with local insurers to address the needs of first-generation insurance customers.

swIDch
swIDch

swIDch

Fintech
Covid 19

swIDch is a cybersecurity startup that helps businesses to identify its users through our patented algorithm, one-time authentication code that generates in a networkless environment, to tackle problems of identity theft and CNP frauds

Swoop Aero
Swoop Aero

Swoop Aero

Smart Cities
Covid 19

Swoop Aero integrates small autonomous aircraft into the health supply chain to deliver essential supplies and pathology samples, on-demand. Operations have taken place in Vanuatu, DR Congo, Malawi, and soon Mozambique.

Tytocare
Tytocare

Tytocare

Healthcare
Covid 19

Tyto Care provides a complete telehealth solution that delivers easy, affordable, high quality telehealth visits, complete with medical exams of the heart, lungs, ears, throat, skin and temperature. Their technology can turn any location into a comprehensive telehealth clinic.

Female Founder Award

Advanced Animal Diagnostics
Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Advanced Animal Diagnostics

Agtech
Female Founder
Covid 19

Advanced Animal Diagnostics aims to minimize antibiotics, meet consumer needs for a safe, abundant supply of animal protein, and ensure profitability of livestock production. Treat The Cow, Not The Herd.

Bestmile
Bestmile

Bestmile

Smart Cities
Female Founder
Covid 19

Growing cities need to transport more people with fewer vehicles. Fleet orchestration technology enables the demand-responsive transit solutions smart cities need to reduce congestion and pollution. Mobility providers use Bestmile to offer innovative autonomous and human-driven mobility services using any vehicle brand, deploying coordinated fleets that meet operator efficiency and passenger convenience requirements.

C88
C88

C88

Fintech
Female Founder

C88 Financial Technologies Group helps millions of emerging customers in Indonesia and the Philippines manage credit, price and persistency, with the aim to spread credit responsibly and equitably in society.

Decomer Technology
Decomer Technology

Decomer Technology

Cleantech
Female Founder

Decomer develops environmentally friendly, water-soluble, and edible packaging material, as a replacement to plastic and other non-biodegradable materials.

DoBrain
DoBrain

DoBrain

Healthcare
Covid 19
Female Founder

An AI-based cognitive therapeutic app with the world’s largest volume of content to diagnose and provide interventions for developmentally delayed children. Recently authorized by the Korean and US governments to provide for children unable to attend special-needs programs during COVID lockdown.

FarmSense
FarmSense

FarmSense

Agtech
Female Founder

FarmSense’s patented FlightSensor technology enables real-time monitoring of pest insects on farms. This unique insect data transmitted concurrently with weather information provides more accurate crop impact analysis which reduces pesticide use and increase crop yields.

FreshoKartz
FreshoKartz

FreshoKartz

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

FreshoKartz optimizes agricultural practices through AI and machine learning. Integrating farms, farmers, service providers, banks, government, and corporate buyers in a single platform at the village level.

Genecis
Genecis

Genecis

Cleantech
Female Founder

Genecis converts food waste into biodegradable plastics and other high value materials. They use a scalable platform to reprogram bacteria to make high performance materials from low-value organic waste streams, while significantly reducing GHG emissions.

HARA
HARA

HARA

Agtech
Covid 19
Female Founder

HARA connects rural smallholder farmers with banks, insurance companies and input producers by collecting and sharing data that is usually hard to obtain. Their mission is to promote inclusive sustainable growth and contribute to the economic prosperity of people in rural communities through the exchange of valuable data.

Lilu
Lilu

Lilu

Healthcare
Female Founder

Lilu builds tech enabled products to empower new moms, starting with a suite of products to make breastfeeding more comfortable and efficient. Our first product, the Lilu Massage Bra, is the first pumping bra with automated breast massage to help moms pump more milk, hands-free.

Lucence
Lucence

Lucence

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Most cancers are currently detected in the late stages resulting in poor treatment outcome. Lucence’s precision medical-testing technology detects cancer signals in blood more quickly, accurately and cost-effectively. It’s time to end avoidable deaths caused by cancer.

MicroGen Biotech
MicroGen Biotech

MicroGen Biotech

Agtech
Female Founder

Two billion children are ingesting unsafe level of toxic heavy metals like arsenic through dietary consumption. MicroGen Biotech develops Natural Functional Microbiomes to reduce heavy metals in crops to protect the health of all mankind while improving the health of soils, 3 billion global acres of which are contaminated by heavy metals.

Saathi
Saathi

Saathi

Healthcare
Female Founder
Covid 19

Saathi’s platform technology enables 100% compostable and biodegradable sanitary pads from banana tree fiber. Compared to conventional wood pulp or cotton, this approach saves on land usage, contains no bleach nor chemicals, and decomposes faster.

Simusolar
Simusolar

Simusolar

Agtech
Female Founder

Simusolar provides and finances accessible, affordable, and energy-efficient appliances designed for off-grid homes and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa. They envision communities that don’t have to migrate to find better work and quality of life, and companies that profit while improving the environment in which they operate.

Turtle Tree Labs
Turtle Tree Labs

Turtle Tree Labs

Agtech
Female Founder

TurtleTree Labs is the first biotech company in the world with the ability to create milk from all mammals. To maximise impact, the team will work with industry leaders to adopt their sustainable and safe methods to create milk. TurtleTree Labs is able to have a 98% reduction in carbon footprint and as a result will help to save the world by replacing dairy cows in the future.

Vexi
Vexi

Vexi

Fintech
Female Founder

Vexi provides secure 1st-credit-card experiences for the underbanked population in Mexico and throughout Latin America. Their technology promotes access to credit for all.