17 new startups joined our Hardware & IoT accelerator program in Poland! Together with Polish Agency for Enterprise Development (PARP) we are excited to help them solve some of the world’s biggest problems through business.
The latest teams to join the Brinc family are representative of our four core investment categories: How We Feel, Where We Live, What We Eat, and How We Move. It’s rewarding to be able to support a new batch of startups in the areas that we’re most passionate about and believe will drive the most sustainable impact to the planet delivering against our thesis of driving profit with purpose.
Here’s a quick rundown of the companies joining the Brinc family in Poland:
Dynamic Air Cooling (DAC) — Dynamic Air Cooling’s (DAC) technology is a new ecological way to generate cold for industrial or residential air cooling and refrigeration. Technology created by DAC allows to decrease the temperature by 60°C but at the same time has no impact on the environment — it uses no synthetic coolants and has neither thermal nor CO2 emissions. DAC’s technology is an effective and economical solution — it’s up to 50% cheaper compared to traditional A/C or refrigeration technology.
TvPen — offers a technology which detects hardware malfunctions of digital signage screens. TvPen’s device monitors hardware parameters and sends collected data to the web server. It allows the User to detect malfunctions and in some cases even to manage a quick and remote repair.
Digital Restaurant Solutions (DS Solution) — Startup is changing the digital signage sector for restaurants. Digital Restaurant Solutions offers a small plug and play adapter and software created specifically for restaurant owners with previously prepared default menu templates to showcase the restaurant’s entire menu and be able to change it accordingly either on TV-screens or within a simple web application.
Meal Machine solution optimizes the process of serving meals in manufacturing companies using a vending machine and a dedicated software. It allows employees working night shifts to order a meal in the system beforehand. The employer not only has control over the cost, but also saves time on the production line because employees are being served meals faster.
Fix is a SaaS enabled marketplace for services related to the facility management sector. They connect clients and contractors in a seamless, automated manner leading to a saving of time and money for all. Their platform targets both individual and business clients, and aspires to become a leading source of new assignments and efficient workflow for contractors globally.
CityCharger — Startup’s vision is to help accelerate the transition and adoption of electric vehicles by providing components for accessible, reliable, scalable and affordable EV charging infrastructure elements along with open and flexible e-commerce (B2B, B2C, C2C) software platform called CityCharger.
SOLO Workout is a cloud-based data collection system consisting of sensors paired with gym equipment and an app. Thanks to SOLO Workout’s solution, it is possible to track workouts in real-time, monitor progress, create personal training plans and record training performance. SOLO Workout goes right to the source of this over $11b active market with unmet needs, delivering accurate, real-time data tracking to gym owners, fitness clubs, members and their trainers.
Waitpal offers a system for remote coffee and food ordering by regular customers, which reduces waiting time. For retail chains, Waitpal is a tool for predicting future traffic flows to help specify the volume of QMS deliveries.
SENSE Smart Roofs — The SMART ROOF platform helps to efficiently manage risks related to flat roofs: preventing structure overloading, increasing safety and savings. It continuously verifies whether the outlets are working properly and at the same time detects excess water levels on flat roofs using a Rainwater Build-Up Detection (RBD) system, built by the Startup. Thanks to RBD, you can check if the drains are unobstructed, detect excessive water accumulating on the roof, and monitor how long still water pools remain around roof drains.
SEZO offers a compact air quality monitoring module — SEZO A1M — based on LTE-M transmission connectivity. The device has several sensors incorporated, and is AC powered and water resistant so it can be used indoors and outdoors. It has an option of enabling a GNSS geolocation and it’s also able to inform users about abnormal levels of measured parameters.
MediBOX is a diagnostics device, which in its basic version includes: digital ECG, blood pressure monitor, pulse oximeter, scales and body composition analyzer. MediBOX IT solution consists of a proprietary diagnostic device (telemedicine kiosk), its own mobile application for users and a complete central system based on Mediguard solution that binds everything together — resulting in a comprehensive IT solution that enables remote transmission, analysis and collection of test results performed within a kiosk or any other integrated measuring devices.
Wares device is an universal smart reader for water meters allowing real-time readings, enabling users to fully and remotely control their current water consumption, without the necessity of checking the water meters. Wares provides a system for complete analysis of water consumption in an urban agglomeration. Water consumption data is interpreted using AI solutions, therefore allowing to predict future usage.
Sprintino is a very new and unique solution dedicated to smart restaurants and cafes which take care about their guests by food delivery. It provides control of the full delivery process in a very simple and effective manner. Delicious food with no delay straight to the door of their guests.
Clinic Hunter — Clinic Hunter operates on the medical tourism market. Their system connects patients from United Kingdom, USA, Scandinavia and Germany with clinics located in Poland, Hungary and Turkey. They help in the organization of treatment in such specialities as dentistry, plastic surgery, bariatrics and hair transplants. Clinic Hunter’s vision is to become a global platform for patients that will combine all important aspects of the medical tourism market, and during the Brinc ScaleUp Program, Clinic Hunter is developing a telemedicine tool dedicated to that market.
Smart Soft Solutions — Smart Soft Solutions creates a manual mobile fever detector device called TherMobEye. It is based on bolometric sensors that recognize the shape of animals and measures their body temperature. Thanks to easy operation and reliability, the main value proposition is primarily to facilitate control over the well-being of the herd. The device aims to reduce workload and increase income from animal husbandry by: reducing FCR (feed conversion index) and reducing the use of antibiotics. TherMobEye supports biosecurity and creates savings for breeders.
Fridge&Food — Fridge&Food provides smart fridge based on new technologies. Through the adoption of the RFID technology, combined with the Internet and information processing technology, to establish an intelligent ice shelf supervision system to record the goods in the ice cabinet. Through radio frequency and sensor technology, freezers can not only accurately read how many goods are in the freezer, but also monitor the commodities in the freezer in real time (just-in-time inventory, consumption).
iPoT — IPOT creates a solution dedicated to small restaurants and cafes. It provides the control of the full customer service by mobile phone. Guests can easily order on mobile and get a notification when the order is ready to be picked up without having to wait in long queues. It means more time for restaurant owners to prepare delicious measl for their Guests.
If you are interested in becoming a Poland accelerator programs partner, please email Jakub Sobczak (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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