Incubatees at cesah
agriBORA is a highly localized and context specific Farm Decision Support System (DSS) which provides farm level intelligence based on a vast network of in-situ and remotely sensed geodata. Through the agriBORA system, Financial Service Providers monitor and asses different crop growth indices which inform their credit risk assessments for agricultural lending while smallholder farmers are provided with localised and actionable agronomic advisories to boost their farm productivity.
is developing an application for the users of pedelecs, electric motorcycles and green cars, together with the corresponding connection to the electronic system of the car. The current position, charging state and the area of availability is constantly updated on a map. The driver can quickly decide if he can reach his destination, with his current battery state.
ANLU Navigation GmbH
The ANLU Navigation GmbH is engaged in the development and validation of systems for GNSS based applications, designed for all carriers. The focus of this sector is on the implementation of a “Low Cost Design” for SatNav applications.
awamo is a fintech startup based in Frankfurt/Main, Germany and with a subsidiary in Kampala, Uganda. The company offers a mobile one-stop-shop solution for microfinance lenders in Africa which simplifies credit management and features professional grade credit risk management for lenders.
BattSwap introduces brand new way of energy transfer between the energy grid and electric vehicle. Instead of charging, we change the whole battery. Disruptive process with BattSwap is fully automatic and takes just 30 seconds, at a station, which is 10times cheaper than Supercharger Tesla. No more waiting when charging, no more searching for free charger, no more expensive infrastructure costs. The BattSwap is here.
benjamin GmbH devlops and markets new and efficient logistic and production systems based on electromagnetic fields. With the “fluid logistics”-innovation, the benjamin Company has developed an IT-controlled technology, which allows high adaptive intralogistics and significantly increased performance in storage, handling and manufacturing.
CargoSteps is the first worldwide working real-time track and trace software that allows different logistics companies of every size to easily work together. A standardized communication process across multiple logistic companies can be implemented. CargoSteps optimizes processes and the communication in logistics, but also creates information transparency and ensures data security.
contagt is a spin-off from University Mannheim. The startup was founded in 2013 and specialized in indoor navigation and app development. contagt's founder team consists of Stephan Brandt (CTO), Johannes Britsch (CEO), Niklas Bartz, and Johannes Schudt. Together our mission is to create the smartest way to welcome visitors and manage buildings.
CreAppTec is known for well-founded, inspiring high-end technology solutions in diverse application areas - according to the principle "Thinking out of the box."
Datarella GmbH is a Munich-based mobile technology startup delivering data driven behavior analytics and app development based on data collected on smartphones, wearables, and devices of the Internet of Things.
The need: There are many public areas where people sit and relax without any kind of service such as beverages or food.
The solution: deeliva is a marketplace for local deliveries. It connects users in need with local providers. Users may order products spontaneously from anywhere and are located via GNSS.
Each user is matched with a suitable provider based on distance, who is then guided during the delivery.
Deep Blue Globe
Company Deep Blue Globe is a startup based in Darmstadt (Germany) developing artificial intelligence solutions for the maritime industry based on Earth observation data and satellite services.
“demenzbegleitung.eu” is a german webpage that emerged from the former “woistwer24.de” in 2011.Our company aims to help sufferers of dementiaand their families.Developing “demenzbegleitung.eu” (the namewas chosen to describe the accompanying or supervision of someone suffering from dementia),we concentrated on the most severe limitation,the topographagnosia (disorientation).Our service enables family members to followtheir ward’s GPS-position. Thus, vitality andflexibility can much longer be protected.
Dipteron is a young startup which develops an application for detecting Aedes Mosquito risk areas based on a special algorithm (artificial intelligence) that combines satellite data and ground data. It was the winner of SAP-ESA IT Mobile App in 2015, selected to the ESA Earth Observation Entrepreneurship Initiative program and finalist of the Copernicus Master Competition in 2016 and incubated at ESA BIC Darmstadt in 2017.
EM Electronic Maschines
Electronic Machines is a technology start-up based in Messel (World Cultural Heritage), Germany, and focused on skimming prevention for Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs). It is a brand new technology for fraud-prevention in the cashless payment systems. Manipulations of ATMs are increasing: from 2009 to 2010 over 100%. The loss of the financial industries is officially about 100 Million Euro per year but the estimated number of unreported cases is supposed to be significantly higher. At this stage the financial institutions are liable for the loss caused by skimming.
EMTech is a company interested in research and development for embedded systems and software development services focused on the space sector. The company initiated operations in 2008 and within short time proved to be a reliable partner, playing a key role in several small and medium scale projects.
etamax space GmbH (Alumni)
The German company 'etamax space' has developed an innovative mobile flood monitoring system that uses satellite navigation to measure water levels of rivers in near-real time, enabling authorities to react quickly and thus potentially reduce damage.
The e.Ray is an innovative, simple and environmental friendly hydro power solution for decentralized energy production. The e.Ray converts flow velocity of the river to electrical energy.
Familonet GmbH developed the smartphone application FAMILO, which uses intelligent geolocation features to help families and groups of friends, colleagues, or roommates to improve communication in their daily lives.
The feelSpace GmbH arose 2015 from the research project of the same name that was conducted since 2005 at the University of Osnabrück. What started as fundamental research on space perception using tactile compass belts is now about to be applied in everyday life. Motivated by the very positive feedback of the study participants on the tactile direction signaling Silke Kärcher, Susan Wache, and Jessika Schwandt founded the feelSpace GmbH to market tactile navigation belts.
Floating Office is the height-adjustable desk for the office of the future. The trick: The work surface has no table legs, instead it is hung with ropes on the ceiling. The work surface can be infinitely adjusted in its height and disappears on request in a few seconds under the ceiling. With the Floating Office, each office receives both a unique and ergonomic workplace and a multifunctional usable area.
flinc is the first Dynamic Ridesharing service that connects smartphones and internet-enabled satellite navigation systems with social communities. Through a real-time analysis of traffic movements, flinc is able to arrange seats in cars within a few seconds. It combines GPS and location-based capabilities with social networking to offer a dynamic, safe and automated service that gets you from A to B.
Free Linked GmbH
Free Linked develops technology-based safety and comfort products. Innovating in bi-directional communication systems underwater on the basis of ultrasonic is their core competence.
freety.guide is your free city tour – always and everywhere. The app shows you the city easily by bus and tram. On the ride, you'll listen to automatic audio guides providing interesting information about the city. Regardless of whether you are – at home or on a city trip: freety.guide leads you through the city of your choice. All you have to do is to enjoy the view and your ride.
Discover the great variety of local food around you and order directly from independent producers and growers with the frimeo app.
GeoMon GbR - Landscape Monitoring
GeoMon uses unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for data acquisition. These high resolution photographies will be stitched in the post-processing to high quality orthophotos. Specialized computer-vision algorithms derive digital terrain models from the data. Eventually GeoMon provides its clients with the final high quality geodata in a cloud service.
Gestalt Systems GmbH
Gestalt Systems develops and operates the maritime data and application platform Aquaplot (aquaplot.com). Using the web app Aquaplot Explorer, users can perform a myriad of common tasks such as estimating voyage cost or tracking fleets of vessels via AIS (Automatic Identification System).
With Real Trip the company gfnork develops an application that takes user-defined parameters, such as destination, start time, travel duration and personal preferences for attractions – and automatically generates an optimised route based on these input parameters.
GPASS is a software for planning, preparation and realization of flights using the internal GNSS and mobile data technologies of Apple iPad hardware and similar equipped mobile devices.
Graphmasters provides a technology that helps to reduce traffic congestion on streets.
This technology – NUNAV – is essentially a car navigation system which calculates routes in our server cloud and sends these routes back to the navigation device.The navigation system uses GPS to determine the current position and track the car. Because NUNAV calculates routes in a central system, it knows the routes of all participating cars and can thus distribute the traffic optimally
HOSTmi is a standardized online platform and mediates globally, efficiently and user-friendly flight options for space payloads onboard of diverse space platforms ranging from suborbital vehicles up to deep space platforms. Clients - space experiment or payload owners - can use search criteria to define payload requirements in detail, as well as generate an in-situ ‘match’ with hosts and flight opportunities. HOSTmi is the first neutral link between payload owners and space mission providers offering real time information.
The objective: The intelligent wastebasket “OSCAR”
Garbage collection from public waste baskets is a cost driver for communities.
OSCAR continuously measures its level of trash and transmits the data together with its position to the control centre (GNSS & GSM).The disposal teams become flexible in responding to fluctuations in the waste collection.
INTEND Geoinformatik GmbH
The web-based Geographical Information System WebLine and the optional mobile component WebLine mobile are offered as a service (software as a service, “SaaS”). The user can edit and visualise the spatial or factual data of his forest enterprise over the internet, print it or send this information via PDF document.
IPAYMO - Mobile Payment Solutions
IPAYMO-GeoSecurity is the next step in our young history and the GeoSecurity project has evolved from our mobile payments and e-commerce solutions. These were the subject of the activities conducted during the incubation period at the ESA-BIC in Darmstadt.
IP-Wetter offers geo-weather and location based weather. Location based weather is geo-weather on a mobile device, showing the moving weather fields related to its own position visualised on the map.
Wenn immer Geschäftsabläufe Mobilität und wechselnde Orte erfordern, kommt die Darmstädter Isofleet GmbH Elektronik und Software ins Spiel: Mit handfesten Lösungen für Transparenz und Prozessoptimierung. In der Sammlung, Übertragung und Echtzeitanalyse von Informationen über GPS gestützte Systeme haben sich die Darmstädter als Experten etabliert. Zu den erfolgreichen Branchenlösungen gehört „ISORent“, als Überwachungslösung für Autovermieter und „ISOCollect“ – für die füllstandabhängige Leerung und revolutionäre Routenoptimierung in der Altkleidersammlung.
Kaiku (means Echo in Finnisch language) is an app that allows users to leave location based memories in the form of short videos (10s). These videos create a memory stream of a location, so that a busy location for example like the university campus might have hundreds of memories over the year left by people.
Locations have feed of memories starting from the most recent ones. A user can watch memories and respond to them by responding with a video to the person who left the memory.
This project aims to create a fully automated solution for distributing donations conditioned to participation in education programs for pre-selected scholarship holders based on recommendations from partner NGOs. It includes the interface necessary for money transfers, the possibility to schedule international transactions and transferring the donation sums to beneficiaries. Conditions that must be met revolve around attending classes of partner NGOs, this can be safeguarded through GPS.
L-One Systems verbindet die Anwendungsbereiche von CMS, CRM und ERP Systemen im Internet, mit Daten aus der "Wolke" und der Steuerung einzig allein über den Internetbrowser.
LatitudeN provides intelligent location-based solutions in tourism. Providing outstanding solutions including the development of creative concepts and mobile applications, we help our clients to reinvent tourism. LatitudeN aims at taking the travel experience to the next level of satisfaction. “Farol City Guides”, an intelligent travel guide app targeting short city-break tourists, is that an example.
MapCase offers mobile location-based tracking and competition services for sports addicted people. It is also a platform for sports-related brands and companies to get in touch with their customers in a new social way and boost their sales. The business model is positioned in three markets: The coupon market, the social market and the location-based market.
MAVinci specialises in the development of Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) technology, designed specifically for automated mapping of construction sites, pipelines, disaster areas, mines and quarries. Based in Leimen, Germany, MAVinci is a young and innovative company dedicated to producing the highest quality solutions for aerial surveying.
mobile life UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
mobile life is a provider of GPS/GALILEO based monitoring products with high accuracy. The company supplies positioning and wireless sensor fusion / telemetric solutions in conjunction with a universal GNSS portal according to customer needs.
MockUp Studio develops a mobile software solution that offers users decoration and furnishing ideas after recognizing already existing furniture and measurements via image recognition.
The business idea behind “moove-in” is the development of a location-based contextualized information system for indoor that combines a mobile application with a minimal technical infrastructure, allowing seamless guidance through indoor combined with outdoor environments in industry and retail scenarios.
myFoodMap UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
myFoodMap was founded in the city of Darmstadt in Hessen, Germany in 2014. The companies´ mission is to provide people with solutions to simplify their daily dietary needs. The company´s vision is to become number one choice app for people who live with a special diet and to be widely known for its revolutionary food intolerance diagnosis tool.
NAiSE is a specialist in indoor navigation. In the context of a Smart Factory, the technology startup develops a system for determining the position of automated guided vehicles (AGV). The system comprises the areas of tracking, data analysis and navigation. This allows to identify and optimize bottlenecks in intralogistics.
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NavQuest UG is a location based “achievement system” for mobile devices featuring satellite navigation. Tracking your progress is automatic and forgery-proof.
Nomadic Power GmbH
The key elements of Nomadic Power’s technology are the Nomad battery (MES, Mobile Energy System ) and the intelligence of the control electronics and software system. The intelligent energy management system (NEM, Nomad Energy Manager) is self-learning, predicting user behavior and energy production capabilities of the photovoltaic system, based on weather forecasts, when connected to the user’s home.
The fitness and health goals we all want to achieve are similar: lose weight, become fitter, reduce stress and improve sleep quality. However, there are different ways leading towards your goal. Our smartphone application guides you on the path that works best for you.
PaxAnimi GmbH is a Start-Up company founded and established in 2014 with headquarter in Darmstadt, Germany. Despite being formally registered as a legal business entity only in 2015. Background activities in research, design, development and promotion has begun since 2012. PaxAnimi in Latin language means Peace of Mind.
PosiTim UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
PosiTim is focused on solutions and services for the high accuracy GNSS market. PosiTim's service is the help to get your high accuracy GNSS solutions up and running.
A new tool in order to find the perfect living space: After entering preferences such as centrality, number of bars or green spaces, the app will display perfect areas on a map and immediately show free houses or apartments.
Punchbyte e.K. (Alumni)
Punchbyte is a media agency located in Butzbach, developing a universal satellite based inspection and maintenance software for different tasks in the areas of facility management, supply and disposal, eGovernment and industry.
Quantitec is an innovative and rapidly growing company specializing in hardware and software for indoor localization. Our self-developed system called IntraNav is precise, easily scalable, suitable for industrial use and robust.
QoL-M UG (haftungsbeschränkt) was founded in Frankfurt, Germany in 2017. QoL-MA is a technology company that develops and markets e-Health solutions for emerging markets.
right. based on science
right. based on science is a data provider founded in August 2016, which measures a single economic entity’s contribution to manmade climate change. With a team of experts with backgrounds in law, science, economics, psychology and mathematics, right. is devoted to the development of the X-Degree Compatibility (XDC) Model. The XDC Model calculates science-based climate metrics based on latest climate research and regulatory requirements, in order to deduct an entity’s XDC.
samango GmbH is an innovative IT company with its own product developement on the market. From the proximity of research samango realizes ideas in the area of data acquisition and evaluation in combination with geo-data on mobile devices.
SenseAble UG provides tools to quantify behaviour with wearable and mobile sensors. Our current target is smoking which, when properly quantified, can help to evaluate currently available interventions and provide novel, personalized ways to quit.
Sensovo is an award winning supplier and service provider of wearable technologies. We have expertise in the development of devices using tactile and haptic feedback. The company mainly focuses on the engineering of wearables with integrated tactile actuators and associated mobile phone applications.
Founded in July 2018, SFM Systems aims to provide manufacturing companies with a digital shop floor management system that supports them in their day-to-day operations, solves problems faster and more effectively, and saves time through automated KPI (key performance indicators) capture. The team of SFM Systems combines years of experience in the area of lean management and digitization consulting for production, as well as in software development for industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platforms.
is your B2B market of selected top-experts designed to simplify your working life by beeing the answer to the digital age: Established technology-using and technology-developing companies can book "finish laced" service packages from specific fields of the economy or technology on SPACE800.
is an online platform for pre-ordering and pre-paying in restaurants, retailers and other businesses. We are revolutionizing the market with our digital innovation, which is the bridge between online and offline commerce.
The SellNews platform allows people who have recorded news-relevant media (video and photographs) to create an auction to sell their material. Interested news media organizations can bid on the items on sale and the highest bidder purchases the full, exclusive rights to the material.
The three founders of SMARTEDUCATION UG – Robert Lokaiczyk, Eicke Godehardt, and Andreas Zinnen – develop a Context-Aware Interactive Learning Environment (ILE). The ILE interactively presents learning material and presents a certain amount of feedback to improve students’ learning success. To this end, learning content must be brought into the appropriate form. Learning material is planned to be presented as interactive applications, depending on the student’s context, supported by gamification elements, and continuous feedback about the performance and progress using on-the-spot quizzes.
Socratec Engineering and Services
Socratec Engineering and Services offers innovative solutions in the field of GPS/Galileo-Navsat technology for logistics and telematic applications and internet-based control center software. In order to meet challenging customer requirements at the edge of technology Socratec integrates sensor and energy technology and embedded software.
Solenix Deutschland GmbH
Solenix is a provider of high-quality software engineering, technical consulting and operations services in the aerospace domain. Over the last years, Solenix has made valuable contributions to many space programmes and activities, and is becoming increasingly active in non-aerospace markets.
Solorrow develops a smart farming mobile app based on long-term satellite data. The German start-up from Darmstadt analyses satellite images of agricultural fields to create variable-rate application maps which show zones of differing growth potential. Using those maps for applying fertilizer, pesticides and seeds, farmers can save input material and costs while at the same time optimize yield potential. This supports a more sustainable agriculture – both for the farmer as well as for the environment.
By 2050, the global agriculture industry must feed 9 billion people across the Globe. Climate change, weather variability, limited arable land and scarce water resources are the challenges to master with innovative technologies. Spacenus' mission is to provide ubiquitous and real time information and advisory services to farmers so that they can grow more with less. We make the agricultural processes more efficient so that it is more productive.
Spotloq is a location-based social networking application for the young generation designed to run on mobile devices. The start-up company is based in Darmstadt, Germany. and is founded by 19-year old Lukas Kmoth.
TaleTekk UG is a German start-up company that was founded in the course of the ESA Business Incubation at the centre for satellite navigation (cesah) in Darmstadt, Germany. Its office is located at the TIZ in Darmstadt.
Our mission is to utilize and develop technology that helps to create a unique merging experience of the natural environment with virtual elements.
Our vision is to enrich people's experiences of their surrounding in new and imaginative ways.
The team behind the TEC4MED LifeScience GmbH consists of four enthusiastic founders: Martin Voigt, Nico Höler, Ina Brecheis and Julian Poths. They are developing a smart medication cooler for transporting and storing temperature-sensitive medication - the Nelumbox.
TeqBuzz is a company based out of Germany enabling people to track passenger vehicles such as public and private buses, trams and trains in real-time. Therefore it develops tracking hardware and software, implements into vehicles and provides accurate location information of each connected vehicle to public users in real-time.
The great advantages for passengers are to accurately organize their travels just on time and no more waiting too long at bus stands. Connections and transits can be aligned accurately and smart.
ThingsOnAir GmbH builds solutions around satellite navigation and the Internet of Things. Our goal is to provide superior functionality and usability for demanding application scenarios of consumers/prosumers, systems developers, as well as the industry.
TRACkTICS develop a tool-kit that enables football coaches and players on all levels to analyze and improve their game based on real data.Using global navigation satellite system (GNSS) technology, football players can be tracked during training sessions and official games.
Treevolution is an innovative network for basic scientific research and sustainable development of mutually profitable management solutions with climate affecting regeneration processes for the development of trees and forests as a utility in the vital ingredient.
ukowapi UG (hauftungsbeschränkt)
ukowapi was founded in Darmstadt, Germany in 2015. The company exists to tackle one main problem, and that is the lack of a functional physical address system in the developing world. ukowapi hopes to achieve this by providing reliable and verifiable digital addresses as an alternative to underdeveloped physical address systems.
wer|denkt|was is a solution provider for participatory software, that applies to both the public and the corporate sector. Municipalities utilize participatory software for crowd-sourced idea or complaint management and also participatory budgeting.