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Venture Award 2013 - Nominees

The Venture Award recognises breakthrough innovations and start-ups. Each KIC nominated up to three of their ventures and top students, and the winners were revealed during the 2013 awards ceremony.

The 2013 nominees represent the bright future of European innovation and their ideas and projects cover a vast scope. To access the complete list of nominees, please download the EIT Awards 2013 - Nominees brochure.


Nominee name: Chokri Mousaoui
Project name: Eternal Sun
Website: www.eternalsun.com

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: Climate-KIC

Key words: Solar simulation systems
Project aim: To supply innovative and accurate solar testing equipment for worldwide partners in the solar energy, automotive, aerospace and chemical industries
EIT connection: Climate-KIC start-up 2011

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: David Tacconi
Project name: CoRehab (main product: Riablo)
Website: www.corehab.it

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: EIT ICT Labs

Key words: Enjoy, control, rehabilitation
Project aim: To increase the international sales of Riablo, an innovative rehabilitation product
EIT connection: EIT ICT Labs support at their Node in Trento

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Dominik Peus
Project name: Biowaste to Biocoal
Website: www.antaco.co.uk

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: Climate-KIC

Key words: Carbon neutral coal
Project aim: To make our biomass conversion green energy technology available on a global scale
EIT connection: Winner of the Climate-KIC UK 2012 Venture Competition

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Fabio Belloni
Project name: Quuppa
Website: www.quuppa.com

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: EIT ICT Labs

Key words: Track, analyse, optimise
Project aim: To become a leading provider of highly accurate positioning technology, to track and analyse the movement of people and products
EIT connection: Based at the EIT ICT Lab Helsinki Node as a business start-up

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Hector Martin
Project name: Smalle Technologies
Website: www.smalletech.com

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: KIC InnoEnergy

Key words: Sustainable, clean energy
Project aim: To increase the sales of our energy technologies in international markets
EIT connection: KIC InnoEnergy Highway® supported venture

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Lars Wallden
Project name: Northstar Telemetrics (main product: OAMR)
Website: www.northstartelemetrics.com

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: KIC InnoEnergy

Key words: Optical, automatic, meter reading
Project aim: To enable automatic utility meter readings via sensors and computers
EIT connection: KIC InnoEnergy Highway® supported venture

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Lionel Chaverot
Project name: Enerstone
Website: www.enerstone.fr

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: KIC InnoEnergy

Key words: The future of rechargeable batteries
Project aim: To help battery manufacturers prolong battery lifespan and reduce the environmental impact of their products
EIT connection: KIC InnoEnergy Highway® supported venture

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.


Nominee name: Peter Stein
Project name: greenTEG (main product: gTEG)
Website: www.greenteg.com

Nominated for: EIT Venture Award 2013
Nominated by: Climate-KIC

Key words: Smart, efficient energy
Project aim: To generate electricity from waste heat
EIT connection: Climate-KIC European Venture Competition Winner 2012

To learn more about this nominee, check out their full profile and watch a teaser video.

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