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Participants of this intensive one-day course will learn about all the key areas any freelancer should master to ensure the successful management of his or her business in the long-term.
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4D PRINT offers a comprehensive system for optimizing the manufacturing process to manufacturers of components from composite materials, especially in the shipping industry. The system includes 3D printing, support in the manufacturing process and supply of input materials.
Arch Vitalis developed a new concept of building vital mobile houses, allowing modular building, appearance similar to brick buildings, while simultaneously also offering healthy and comfortable living conditions in all climates with excellent heat insulation. Vital mobile houses aren’t only meant for vacationing by the seaside or in the mountains, but also for permanent residence that remains mobile.
Omisli.si is a web portal and a starting point for buying various local services. It enables the service seeker (e.g. looking for translation, design or catering) to submit their inquiry via an online form in less than a minute and receive, free-of-charge, at least five offers from various providers.
Pel3o is making high-quality and user-friendly 3D printers. Their Lov3d printer gives engineers, designers and researchers the opportunity for industrial quality of printing, namely fast, exact and simple printing by using four different types of materials.
The app Boomerang uses an innovative way to solve the problem of ad spam and perception of advertising by the younger population. By introducing the game Boomerang and the motivational reward system, users accept ads with a positive attitude and don’t reject them. Advertisers thus access consumers with digital advertising messages no matter the time or place, and only pay for the ad if the user received the ad’s key message.
Company Hangar Aviacija is developing aviaCART, a cart intended to effectively move planes in hangars and optimally use up space. The AviaCART is put under each wheel of the plane and, besides moving in all directions, also lets it move up and down.
FoodSurplus is a platform that allows food vendors to sell the surplus of food and food before its expiration date to bigger consumers such as restaurants and hotels. By selling the surplus of food, FoodSurplus allows vendors to reach greater revenue and lower business costs, while algorithms enable “smart” and strategic customer identification, which makes it possible to increase the effectiveness of selling products that would otherwise become waste.
RibiskeKarte.si is a web platform that makes it easier for fishermen to buy fishing permits, as well as accelerates sales and encourages international fishing tourism. It also simultaneously offers caretakers feedback on how to establish a natural balance of fish populations, consequently optimise their costs and have control over the water and the guards’ work.
Company Fortronik developed the BuWizz brick, which gives LEGO® Technic motors more power and speed, exact steering, simple controlling with help of a smartphone, and enables USB charging. It’s intended for adults who have LEGO as a hobby and want better solutions.
TotalAssessment is a system for staff selection and professional orientation that uses multi-phase candidate testing with the latest psychometric tools and connections with statistic databases of knowledge of the labour market. It also enables a decrease of the tests’ costs and increases the objectivity, transparency, and effectiveness of the selection.
Kids participating in household chores and the connected calculation of allowances and rewards are a frequent cause of dispute between parents and children. New generations are difficult to motivate with paper lists, which is why the solution is the mobile app Homey, gamifying the process and making it fun. Homey motivates kids to participate and allows parents to simply reward and give allowance depending on the child’s behaviour and completed chores.
FEELIF is a multimedia device for the blind and visually impaired, allowing them to feel shapes on a standard touchscreen. The smart device is based on advanced software and a special grid that helps the user orient across the screen’s surface. A combination of vibrations and sounds, emitted by the smart device, adds to the FEELIF user experience. With help of the device, they can read, listen, and create content, feel different shapes, learn Braille or simply have fun playing board games.
Sconnected START is a tool that brings sports fans news about sports clubs and allows them to actively help their club reach more fans. The tool uses innovative and effective channels, not yet exploited in sports, bringing information closer to fans. It chooses news from sources that fans set themselves, automatically orders them, avoids replication, and offers them in a user-friendly way. At the same time, fans finally have a tool with which they can actualize their devotion, while playing the competitive game “The League of Fans” allows them to actively influence the popularity of their favourite club.
It’s a little known fact that the educational achievements of the worst high school students with a tutor is comparable to the best students in classes of 30 students and one teacher. OpenProf is an affordable system that combines a technical solution, content, and integration of teachers to replace a tutor. OpenProf is the biggest database of materials for high schools with procedures that help teachers make their own collections that are tailored to students’ needs. It’s the perfect learning environment that significantly increases effectiveness and decreases the learning time.
They solve the problem for tennis players, their parents and coaches. They all face the problem of not knowing the key reasons behind a victory or a loss, they have too little reliable data, they can’t always monitor their players in matches, they don’t have the technical analysis of individual shots or the comparison of playing patterns. The Armbeeb system upgrades the tennis match notation with the data of the psychological and physiological state of the player and the movement characteristics of tennis shots. The biometric module, notation, and match analysis are a comprehensive tool for the coach to monitor the athlete’s development.
SmartLOCK is the first universal smart lock with a digital key in Europe that enables opening doors freehand. It is suitable for all most frequently used types of locks. The system detects the phone approaching the door you’re authorized to unlock (digital key) and unlocks it automatically when you get closer. Simple installation on the already existing lock takes 15 minutes or less. They solve the problems of giving spare keys in various situations, for example cleaner, babysitter, Airbnb. In these cases, you now have to either trust the person and give them a spare key or always be there when they need access to your home. In case of SmartLOCK, you can give them a digital key, even remotely. At the same time, they solve other problems of the physical key as we know it today.
SipSup is a smart glass for connecting a brand with users. SipSup uses the NFC (Near Field Communication) technology to connect with a smartphone, giving restaurant owners a unique promotional tool that promotes the brand in the place itself. They give drink manufacturers an insight into the drinking habits of their users, which allows them to accelerate sales and lead marketing campaigns more effectively. Bar and restaurant owners, on the other hand, can use the solution to inform customers about the events, collect their preferences and get a better look into who their client actually is. Meanwhile the experience of the guest when they visit the establishment isn’t based only on comfortable seats and drinks, but also on additional services that the bar or restaurant offers.
SIMARIN is developing advanced tech products in the field of electronics. Their newest development achievement is the SIMARINE PICO device – an advanced nautical energy meter, level meter and barograph, solving problems with accumulators and electricity shortages on vessels. It enables big savings to vessel owners and charter lessors, while offering vessel designers high value added for a reasonable price. With a few modifications, the device can also be used on the market of campervans and camping trailers.
The Playness app makes the teachers’ jobs easier while helping kids learn new physical activities in a child-friendly way. When introducing new physical activities, teachers use a tablet where there is text accompanied by a video of kids doing the exercises. That means that the teachers themselves don’t have to roll around on the floor and the kids have an example of their peers. This gives them more motivation to do the exercise than if the teacher were the one demonstrating it (the “I can do it too” principle).
Beep is a platform that enables an individual to schedule verified cleaners to their home in a simple way. Beep solves the problem of real-estate owners and renters, Airbnb hosts as well as cleaners who are limited in selling their services these days, mostly due to the black market. Beep makes it possible to order home cleaning quickly, safely and simply with only a few easy clicks, without any time-consuming searches or additional verifications of the cleaners’ quality. The guarantee for the service quality, verified and trained Beepers, time flexibility, online payments, responsibility insurance in collaboration with an insurance company and an excellent user experience are the main attributes of our service.
MEDIOCOAPPS is developing the FlySentinel solution, which is a prestigiously designed wristwatch controlling the psychophysical condition of the pilot and the environment they’re in during the flight. FlySentinel controls and detects problems with the pilot’s health, and dangers in the cabin that can have an effect on the pilot. In a clear way, FlySentinel warns the pilot about the problem and offers a solution. At the end of the year, the pilot can also save all data into a cloud for later analysis done by the pilot or a doctor.
2GG® - Second Generation Grid is a comprehensive system for collecting, transferring and processing data of energy and water use. The system was developed with the purpose of offering network handlers a system that can be installed on already existing counters, without any need to change the entire infrastructure and make big investments.
Non-use or incorrect use of turn signals is amongst the most frequent causes of traffic accidents for motorcyclists, who are one of the most vulnerable traffic participants. Unlike cars, motorcycles don’t have an in-built system for automatically turning off turn signals. Consequently, as much as 40 % of drivers find themselves in dangerous situations, a lot of them ending tragically. The solution offered by company ABCS SISTEM is called the SMART TURN SYSTEM – the most exact and reliable system for automatically turning off turn signals of a motorcycle after completing a manoeuvre.
Company ZP aplikacije created the solution ZeroPass, which solves the problems of storing, protecting and recovering computer passwords and keys for everyone who uses passwords but doesn’t want to constantly re-insert them, forget them or give control to a third person. ZeroPass safely stores passwords, transforming them into a mathematical procedure. The passwords are divided into several parts, and storage is distributed between the user and the company server. By using this hybrid method, they’re the first ones on the market to eliminate the possibility of a guessing attack, despite the fact that ZeroPass servers don’t actually ever see the user’s passwords. They’re also the first to offer password and key recovery and inheritance, which is why their solution is exciting for users in the bitcoin and crypto world.
Company Vvindria is developing a web and mobile app for sailors, containing an interactive wind map that solves the serious problem of predicting the weather and planning the route based on weather conditions. The Windria solution displays the latest data about the speed and direction of winds, tide, sea currents and contours, and wave directions, and at the same time ensures a very exact general weather forecast due to its technological sophistication. Seamen and professional and recreational sailors as well as water sports enthusiasts encounter a lot of problems when planning their route based on static images and low-resolution weather charts shown by local weather services. All this causes uncertainty and forces them to study the weather on their own.
Company Vsenet marketing is developing the SEOVISOR solution. It’s a Saas (Software as a Service) and big data platform for SEO (Search Engine Optimization), allowing companies to efficiently monitor SEO activities of their competitors and improve the performance of their own company on search engines. The SEOVISOR platform mostly solves problems of small and medium-sized companies that don’t have suitably defined business processes or the necessary knowledge for achieving organic first results in search engines. However, potential customers are also companies that wish to simultaneously function on the markets of multiple countries and have a problem monitoring and controlling the competition.
Company Viar is developing a digital solution for architects, allowing the user (for example a future real estate buyer) to realistically and vividly walk around the building in virtual reality while the object is still in the planning or design stage. The company recently pivoted to the market of leasing and renting real estate, and adapted their solution to the needs of real estate agencies that can give their clients a quality virtual view of the chosen real estate. The Viar solution is designed as a web cloud platform that transforms the architect’s plan into a virtual app for smartphones. The phone is inserted into purpose-made virtual reality glasses. Phone sensors detect movements (accelerometer and gyroscope), the phone screen displays two pictures (one for each eye), and the phone lenses zoom the screen picture and the visual angle.
TravelStarter is a global web platform for crowdfunding, intended exclusively for projects in the field of tourism and travel. It brings attention to local tourism projects and promotes them amongst travellers from all over the world looking for innovative and fresh experiences. After choosing their tourist destination on the TravelStarter platform, the user gets insight into family tourist stories that have big potential, but lack the resources for financing ideas. Guests and travellers supporting individual projects become part of a genuine local story and get a meaningful experience, and at the same time receive a reward worth from five to two hundred euros. This can be an overnight stay in a hostel they helped open, a traditional home-cooked dinner in a bed&breakfast their support helped renovate, or living and wandering around under the wings of a provider who will be able to enrich their programme by using their contributions.
Company U2G is developing Sportwip, a web and mobile platform for corporate wellness. It’s connected to wearable devices, allowing companies to improve the internal atmosphere and culture, productivity, health conditions and activity, as well as promote a sense of belonging to the company through sports activities and events. At the same time, it also decreases the costs of health insurance. Companies that place their trust into the Sportwip platform are mostly companies with 100 to 1500 employees of averagely 35 years of age. They usually work in the branch of food additives or products and services for health and fitness, and they emphasise a healthy lifestyle as one of their values. The US accelerator Seed Sumo has also invested in Sportwip.
Trainers4me.com is a unique web platform that offers a fast, simple and modern way of finding sports trainers from various disciplines all across the world. Sports enthusiasts looking for their ideal trainer when home, on vacation or a trip, be it for fitness, tennis, gold, skiing, windsurfing, kitesurfing or any other sport, can get an immediate solution with all the necessary functions, such as searching, contacting, paying, ranking and connecting with social networks. Meanwhile, trainers benefit from the platform because they get new clients, additional income and a possibility of reaching global recognisability.
Company Lux media is developing an interactive digital mirror for displaying user-adjusted content. Using a sensor, the mirror detects the presence of the user and suitably adjusts the displayed content, which can be monitored and administered remotely. The interactive digital mirror aims to help advertisers solve the problem of “immunity” to ads that users see on numerous internal and external, classic and digital displays. It makes the user interact more with the medium, and shows key information when the user actually approaches the screen. At the same time, the advertisers can reliably quantify an ad campaign’s reach, same as in web advertising, as well as get the option of buying ad space based on the number of views, not only in time-limited intervals.
Company Intech is developing an innovative system for non-cash payments (for example with non-refundable cards or bracelets), solving the problem of doing business with cash on mass events (concerts, festivals). Inside a closed pay cycle – for example at an event or in a hotel complex – the system gives the users a safe, fast and simple way of charging, paying and returning the transferred money. The down payment is done via a website, mobile app, self-service or POS terminal. Payments are done with a mobile app, where the credit is saved on a virtual user profile, and the leftover money is returned directly to the user’s bank account.
Company Consensio solves problems in letting and leasing real estate. Tenants often face misleading or false data provided by landlords or real estate advertisers, and landlords have problems with tenants not paying their rent or living expenses. Consensio’s comprehensive solution, created mostly for landlords, ensures safety and saves time and money for both sides. By working with insurance companies, they ensure landlords receive payment in case rent or expenses aren’t paid, and the tenants have a personalized and verified database of offers. Consensio gives simple and fast overview of real estate, checking and evaluating it beforehand, and providing realistic, but at the same time attractive professional photographs and other information.
Company 10plus provides a comprehensive service for micro and small entrepreneurs, such as caterers or owners of local shops and hair salons, on less “web” developed markets, solving their problem of not having enough time for creating attractive and prompt websites and placing them on various introduction and evaluation portals, where users search for and rank this type of providers. Most entrepreneurs are aware that they have to have web presence, but they usually have neither the time nor the knowledge for that. Company 10plus sees the biggest potential for marketing their solution in the Balkans, in South American countries (Colombia, Venezuela, Peru), in Turkey, Armenia, Russia and Georgia.
Company SolAir has developed a solar air collector – a solution for airing and heating a room in sunny and winter weather, without costs of maintenance and operation, without CO2 emission and with the possibility of recycling. Solar air collectors are solutions for facilities that have good isolation, but bad air and mould. They are ideal for airing and heating uninhabited buildings, mountain cabins and holiday cottages, since they temper the building, air it out and keep it in good condition, without using up energy.
Datafy.it is a big data browser of business contacts in more than 100 countries across the world. Instead of spending a long time searching for business contacts via web browsers, companies can now use Datafy.it to automatically and quickly find business contacts of key staff, which aren’t published in public databases, and see them arranged by industry and country.
Company Setran Plus has developed an interior passive air conditioner AIRTOWER, which cools down a room of up to 10 m2 in size and needs 2W for its use, while lowering the user’s electricity consumption for cooling for more than 90 %. Compared to a classic air conditioner, Airtower needs 1000 times less electricity to function, is completely soundless and simply transferable and mobile. At the same time, it doesn’t need an exterior unit and assembly as well as doesn’t make the air dry.
SAFE COVER has developed and patented a unique cover for safe and hygienic drinking from cans. By placing the cover on the can, the customer can drink more safely and hygienically, as there is no direct contact with the can and its sharp edges. The product also prevents wasps, bees and other insects from entering the can. It is available in five different colours and its placement doesn’t interfere with the appearance of the drink’s brand.
OriginTrail is a system for tracking milk and meat products, allowing the producers to effectively differentiate based on the origin of their products. It offers the customers the option of using a mobile or web app to access detailed information about the origin of the key ingredients. This helps the manufacturer build the trust for their own brand and clearly differentiate from competitive producers.
PricePilot is a web platform that helps user providers (e.g. hairdressers, cosmetic salons, diagnostic centres etc.) optimally occupy their capacities by using online booking with dynamic changeable prices, consequently increasing their profitability. On the other hand, they offer their consumers the possibility of personally and confidentially choosing their desired service and getting prior information about its price.
Company NP3 works in 3D printing, 3D scanning and 3D modelling, and is developing new generations of low-price nanocomposites, with which they will improve the mechanical properties of polymer materials, prolong their lifespan and thus also make them less burdensome to the environment. The solution that they developed is an innovative way of fusing plastics and a new generation of additives called nanotubes. The selling product is a prepared mix that is more than 98 % cheaper from comparable high-tech materials. With this, they will also improve the 3D printing material and allow 3D printing to break through to the market of small-scale production.
Jetmap (Slovene Nizkocenovci) is an online platform that makes it easier for low-cost flight passengers to find flight connections for their desired destination as well as figure out which day the ticket is the cheapest. Current search engines focus mostly on people who know the day they are travelling on and wish to fly from the nearest airport. Company Nizkocenovci focuses on users who wish to fly with low-cost airlines, even the ones from airports abroad. They currently include more than 80 airlines and 10 000+ connections all over the world.
Company NERVteh works in the field of robotics, specializing for the technology of automobile simulators, including software and hardware equipment. The hardware is made of real automobile parts and a movement platform that enables real-life driving experience to the driver. The software collects the measurement statistics of the candidate, warns about their weaknesses and suitably trains them to eliminate their driving flaws.
Company Lushna offers the owners of a charming natural location the possibility of redesigning it into an attractive ecotouristic destination, and guides them through the procedure from start to finish. The company offers an entire collection of unique “glamping” products and services for fast development of glamping destinations. The development of such a touristic destination can normally take up to 4 years, but the development phase has been reduced to a year or less by using the guided development principle Lushna Way.
1click2sport is a sports social network with a database of sport and recreation providers. It helps big and small sport and recreation providers to get new clients and uses its platform to automatize 40 % of manual administrative tasks. The use value for users lies in the possibility of 24/7 access, constant overview into the available terms, on-line sign-up and free membership. The use value for sport providers lies in decreasing the extent of manual work, free introduction of the system and getting new clients.
Getta.pro is a mobile app for booking and paying the services of personal trainers who offer one-on-one trainings. It solves problems of personal trainers, namely the ones concerning continuous booking, monitoring the arrivals of clients, rescheduling and cancellations of already booked terms. The app can automatically notify the trainer about their schedule and the near expiry of a valid package, but also allows them to share the latest offers, have control over their workday, quickly enter notes about their clients and monitor the arrival statistics.
Company Eforma Ltd. developed the web portal Moj Mojster for finding providers that renovate and build apartments and buildings. On a single page, individuals can communicate with various providers, compare offers and submit the order to the best person, based on the collected opinions, benefits and reference projects of individual providers.
Company Doo developed the app Poberi Me (Pick me up*), which offers 21st century hitchhiking. Poberi me isn’t merely an app for sharing rides but also allows its users to meet new people and spend their time on the road having a lot more fun. The app works as a mobile platform that connects people searching for free rides and those providing them, allows a look into the profile and user interest, and establishes mutual communication.
Company BG Boatguard is developing an energetically efficient device for long-distance vessel control that allows vessel owners to be calm and control the state of their vessel via a mobile app when they aren’t in the vicinity. BOATGUARD controls devices that are of key importance for the safety of the vessel and sends an alarm to the owner’s smartphone when they aren’t working properly. It monitors the state of the battery, the bilge water level, GPS location and the drainage pump status.
Company Allbatron developed the payment system LYRA WALLET for students as well as universities, with which the students can pay student bills by using their computer or mobile phone. The web app also helps computerise the university and makes the job significantly easier for the employees in the higher education system, as the system offers a unified student database with a unified payment system. At the same time, students have a simpler and less expensive way of paying their student bills.
Company ADORA developed a touchless display that allows surgeons to have an overview of the patient’s information during surgery by using simple hand gestures and voice commands. The product helps the surgeon access data inside a sterile area and thus shortens the time of surgical procedures, decreases the doctor’s stress, saves material and sees to the patient’s safety.
Scientific research by sociologists and psychologists has shown that we are the 'result of the environment we work in'. Selecting the appropriate environment, in terms of the location, but even more so in terms of people, is an incredibly important success factor. To this end, the world's most developed regions organise so-called entrepreneurial hubs (co-working facilities, incubators, technology parks, etc.), all aimed at ensuring as many people as possible can make their career dreams a reality. Be part of an environment that supports you in reaching your goals.