Companies as a whole are becoming digital, and there is no area in Human Resources that remains untouched by the digital revolution. HR has become strategic through "people analytics" and companies are focusing more on the motivational components. There are also new exciting solutions that help companies and applicants to find the right match. We are happy to present 8 HR startups we interviewed in cooperation with our partner Zukunft Personal Europe in Cologne, the leading ExpoEvent around the world of work.
StartupTV team visited Milan to find out more about the local startup scene. Although Milan is Italy’s biggest startup hub and the center of the Italian economy, there are still lacking investors and overall startup culture. We interviewed some promising companies and talked about the pros and cons of founding a business there.
There's almost 1.2 billion people living in energy poverty and over 3 billion people who lack access to clean cooking fuels. Meanwhile, we are still very dependant on fossil fuels which poses a direct existential threat to all of us. To be able to live sustainably, we need to improve our end-use efficiency and introduce renewable resources. These 18 startups sign up to accelerate energy transition with their innovative ideas.
In the last months, people from the tech scene were talking about Lisbon in the context of the next hottest European startup hub. That is why we hopped on a plane to experience the vibrant city on the Atlantic coast ourselves.
Customer service is an essential part of many companies in today's extremely competitive world. The Copenhagen and London based startup Dixa aims to solve the customer service challenges and help companies to create personalized customer experiences.
Data security is one of the major concerns impacting the world today. The digital security startup TypingDNA developed an AI-powered typing biometrics technology that recognizes users based on the way they type. The company recently received €1.3 million in investment to fuel their global expansion.
It's no longer a hassle to extract data from applications and websites. However, it is still difficult to turn them into meaningful insights. ContentSquare helps its clients to better understand their users' actions. The French startup recently raised $60M in Series C.
Despite many innovations in the mobility industry, leasing a car remains complicated. Customers often have to laboriously move from dealer to dealer and negotiate. The Berlin-based VEHICULUM aims to digitize leasing for its business and now also private customers with its fresh €7 million investment.
Many industries rely heavily on fossil fuel energy sources. Sunfire is a cleantech startup from Dresden, Germany, developing and manufacturing steam electrolysers and high-temperature fuel cells. The technology can be used to convert various fuels such as natural gas or LPG into electricity and heat and to convert electricity into chemical energy.
Atlantic Therapeutics is a medical company developing garment-based pelvic floor muscle strengthening and nerve stimulation devices treating the cause of bladder leaks. As of 7.1.2019, it has closed €28 million in Series B funding following FDA approval for its INNOVO® therapy device to treat incontinence.
Leankoala is a startup based in Hamburg, Germany, that takes a novel approach to website testing and monitoring. Their SaaS fully automated solution should reduce the time spent on website testing and monitoring by 80%.
White Lion Agency is a German marketing agency founded by a group of motivated teenagers. From a social strategy to a creative campaign design, the team tailors their processes to build successful company brands and emotional connections between business and their customers.
Pigzbe is a blockchain piggy bank that teaches kids older than 6 years how to manage and budget their digital pocket money. Pigzbe operates on Wollo, a native token that allows for safe international money transfers and teaches kids through play.
Pedrone ring is wearable device sporting an elegant design that can be discreetly worn at all times. Featuring multiple sensors and cameras, the ring turns any table into a virtual mouse and lets you control your laptop with the tap of your fingers.
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