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Dacadoo sees strong revenue growth

May 15, 2019 Healthcare & life sciences

The Zurich-based company with offices around the world now has more than 80 employees and reports a revenue growth of over 100% per year.

VAY launches the Beta Version of its AI-based fitness coach

May 8, 2019 Computer vision

VAY Sports, a UZH Spinoff startup, has launched the first digital fitness coach that uses computer vision and AI to provide real-time feedback on posture during workouts.

Nomoko wins the 26th Prix Strategis

May 6, 2019 Computer vision

Nomoko, Zürich-based startup, is named as the winner of the 26th edition of the Swiss Award. The startup wins CHF 50'000.

EPFL Spinoffs win CHF 130’000 each in the Venture Kick finale

May 2, 2019 Healthcare & life sciences

The latest Venture Kick Award endowed with CHF 130’000 goes to Annaida Technologies and Neural Concept.

Seervision wins Product of the Year Award at world-leading media show

Apr 23, 2019 Computer vision

Seervision’s robo-cameraman received the Best New AI/Machine Learning Technology award of the 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Awards in Las Vegas.

How AI will shape the fashion industry

Apr 10, 2019 Artificial Intelligence

This week, the Fashion Innovation Week takes place in Lugano. On Tuesday awards were given to three top Artificial Intelligence FashionTech start-ups.

SBB answers ticketing questions via chatbot

Apr 2, 2019 Artificial Intelligence

Enterprise Bot develops chatbots, an AI scheduling assistant and email triage bots, that are starting to be used by SBB.

Insightness wins the Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge “Data & Artificial Intelligence” prize

Mar 26, 2019 Computer vision

Insightness, a Zurich based startup specializing in computer vision systems using “the Silicon Eye”, won a prize in this international competition. qualifies for Swiss Fashion Innovation finals

Mar 26, 2019 Artificial Intelligence

Twelve fashion startups make up the finalists of the Fashion Innovation Award. Among finalists, there is a Swiss startup with AI and Chatbot technology.

Researchers at ETH teach robot dog how to get up after being knocked down

Mar 4, 2019 Robotics

Robot dog gets knocked down, but it gets up again. It learns to stand up after falling over, beating one of the toughest tests for four-legged robots to pass.

UNIGE researchers have developed an approach for monitoring the environment with artificial intelligence

Feb 27, 2019 Healthcare & life sciences

UNIGE researchers have developed an approach that combines genomics and machine learning tools to explore the microbial biodiversity of ecosystems.

Anaveon secures CHF 35 million Series A financing

Feb 27, 2019 Healthcare & life sciences

Anaveon, a spinoff of the University of Zurich with a new approach for developing immunotherapies for cancer, has finalized a CHF 35 million Series A financing.