Winners of IDTechEx Launchpad announced
With its Launchpad initiative, the business intelligence and market research company IDTechEx aims to help the best emerging technologies get international exposure to technology scouts and product managers from large corporations across many industries. The IDTechEx Launchpad winners come from early-stage start-ups, universities, newly spun-out companies, and research labs or government labs. The winners have been chosen from all those that apply on the merit of their technology and all will be showing a working prototype or product at the IDTechEx Show at the Estrel Convention Center in Berlin on 10-11 May 2017.
The winning companies relate to the most exciting emerging technologies including 3D printing, electric vehicles, energy harvesting, energy storage, graphene, Internet of Things, printed electronics, sensors, or wearable technology.
OPE journal presents the winners in the category “Printed Electronics”:
ChemCubed (Chem3) develops custom chemistries, for piezo-head Additive Manufacturing. The printer, the printing process and printed samples will be shown in Berlin.
Cytosurge will demonstrate its FluidFM µ3Dprinter, a direct metal printer for printing metals on a micrometer scale.
Gait Up will show its Gait and Running Analysis Packages, which combine smart sensors and biomechanics, providing motion analysis solutions for sports and health.
TriDInnov (TDI) will present a strain gauge sensor printed on a composite substrate.
Wearable Life Science will demonstrate ANTELOPE, a performance-enhancing compression sportswear with integrated electrodes, a smartphone-sized power device, as well as an app to control the whole system.
Caption: Calf guards from ANTELOPE will be showcased at the IDTechEx Show! in Berlin (photo: ANTELOPE)