Pitches

Selected for grant

The following Pitches, made to Closed Challenges in this Place, have been selected to receive a €30k grant and six months of mentoring to develop their project further.

EMBRACE

Last edited on 21/12/2017

CELLOCK LTD

for Social Inclusion and Well-being for special communities

Embrace is a smart locator for the elderly. Receiving immediate information of the exact location of your loved ones. It includes wandering prevention alert, fall detection alert and personal location safety technology. Embrace for elderly is the best locator for people with Alzheimer’s and health care monitoring that exist into market.

QuietCity proposal of Nicosia, Cyprus

Last edited on 21/12/2017

NOVATEX SOLUTIONS LTD

for Nicosia Old City Challenge

The noise pollution in Nicosia Old City is related to health and well being issues affecting both business and residents.We strongly believe that we shall involve citizens and use latest technology to analyse the acquired data and at the same time have real results which will make the project sustainable. We strongly believe that our multi-level approach is unique and engages all concerned parties

SYNDRAMO SOLUTION

Last edited on 21/12/2017

ADITESS LTD

for Nicosia Old City Challenge

ADITESS proposes the development of a platform composed of a central web incident management system for use by the municipality and two different mobile applications, one for use by the public (local commercial, business stakeholders and residents) and one for municipality officers/workers.


Submitted pitches

Entrepreneurs and social innovators recently submitted the following Pitches for these Challenges

Challenge: Social Inclusion and Well-being for special communities

IrisPhone - A device promoting social inclusion.

Last edited on 13/12/2017

iResTech LTD

Submitted to Social Inclusion and Well-being for special communities

The IrisPhone is a simplified communication experience, that offers smartphone services and apps in a button-and-touch-free way. This allows the user to contact family & friends easily and intuitively, send and receive video messages & photos, watch videos and listen to music - without ever having to press a single button! The family can customise all this content via an app on their own phone.

CerQana, autonomy and inclusion

Last edited on 20/12/2017

CerQana

Submitted to Social Inclusion and Well-being for special communities

CerQana improves autonomy and social inclusion of seniors and dependent people, empowering and allowing them to be part of their communities. It adaps any smartphone to their specific capabilities and add a set of new features that allow relatives or caregivers to check on their wellbeing remotely.

MindPath

Last edited on 21/12/2017

MindPath

Submitted to Social Inclusion and Well-being for special communities

The simplest way to create your life narrative, for yourself and those that follow

Challenge: Nicosia Old City Challenge

Digital transformation partner for smart cities

Last edited on 08/12/2017

PARKING PLUS

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Parking Plus transforms the key touch points of the parking process helping mobility stakeholders, municipalities and car drivers have a better experience when dealing with parking activities.

"Viralizing" Social Responsibility

Last edited on 21/12/2017

The Conscious Trolley

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Our solution addresses the fundamental need of cultivating a culture of social responsibility and providing people and organizations the necessary incentives to change their habits to include activities such as recycling, composting, waste reduction, bicycle use etc. An online mechanism will assist in reporting, honoring and rewarding best practices and responsible behavior.

Garbage Crusher

Last edited on 20/12/2017

Garbage Crusher

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Our invention is a Garbage-flattening machine which crusher 90% of the total garbage – all the plastics, cans, carton boxes, bottles. Thus reduce the volume of the garbage in the bins, garbage collection costs (by at least 5-6 times), and solves the problem with the increasing garbage volume, and the need for the city council to place garbage bins next to garbage bins, one after another.

Collaborative orders 4 sustainable neighbourhoods

Last edited on 19/12/2017

pool.farm

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Efficient and cost-efficient transport is key to sustainable consumption. We address that challenge by enabling neighbors, friends or colleagues to create spontaneous shopping groups, which reduces the needs and the costs of transport, in EUR and CO2. We take no commissions but ask for a small subscription fee paid by businesses. Live since Q3 2017. Can this help the Old City of Nicosia?!

Smart City Audio Sensing

Last edited on 21/12/2017

ETConcept

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

The main goal of our FI-Sonic project is to build a scalable and upgradable monitoring system to analyze the city soundscape in order to measure, identify, triangulate and detect sound events.

Application based on LoRaWAN system

Last edited on 21/12/2017

izzuu.com

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Create an application to create statistique an graphics in order to figure out how to manage the polutions issues

Innovative composting

Last edited on 21/12/2017

Free Waste Srl

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Free Waste invented an innovative system for the decomposition of organic waste through the use of automated composites. The whole process is based on the decomposition by selected microorganisms without using any chemical substance and with minimum energy consumption. After only 3 days it is possible to have a complete degradation of organic waste. The resulting product have many applications.

A Redefined Urban Landscape for Nicosia Old Town

Last edited on 22/12/2017

Frontline Waste

Submitted to Nicosia Old City Challenge

Clearing noise and waste pollution by means of trees, sensors and underground containers