Sep 9, 2014 Liina Hilkamo
Have you ever wanted to order something from the Internet, but noticed that they don’t ship to your country? Or maybe you’ve wanted to send a package from one country to another but noticed how it is both expensive and slow?
Sociotransit aims to help you in these situations. It matches you with a traveller who can carry, pick-up, buy and drop your goods from one place to another. The traveller gets a compensation and your package is delivered faster and cheaper. Convenient!
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
When learning a language, the teaching is often optimized for a big group of people, which makes it inefficient and slow.
Lingvist aims to change the world of language studying and make language learning ten times faster than it is with traditional methods. Lingvist applies big data analysis to adapt to the needs of every user. It tracks your learning and determines what you should learn next. The app even lets the user know exactly how many times you need to repeat a word to learn it. Lingvist teaches everyone at their own pace – we are individual learners after all.
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Do you know which procedure leads to most customer complaints in hospitals? The correct answer is the placement of intravenous catheters, which is also the most common invasive procedure.
Over 30% of first attempts to place an IV catheter fail, which both makes it uncomfortable for the patient and leads to unnecessary costs. Optomeditech has developed a unique technology to make the procedure easier, faster and safer. This is how Optomeditech will make catheter placing more comfortable for both the patient and the caregiver.
Location: Espoo, Finland
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