Ten startups attended Demo Day to market their digital health and accessible technology innovations and have the chance to win the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator’s Global Finals.
Tel Aviv, Israel – Media Outreach – 13 July 2022 – OPPO recently completed the Israeli leg of the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator’s Global Demo Day Roadshow in Tel Aviv. Participating in Demo Day were 10 technology startups from Europe and Israel who announced their proposals for innovative technology solutions in the areas of digital health and accessible technology. Participants were competing for a spot at the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator Global Finals later this year. OPPO hopes to connect European and Israeli venture capital resources through Demo Day and the Innovation Accelerator Program to accelerate the development of potential technologies and drive innovation in the market.
During Demo Day Timothy Weadon, OPPO’s Director of Hardware Engineering for Health, shared the highlights of OPPO’s own R & D in digital health before inviting a roster of technology experts, industry leaders and social scientists. .. Use the concept of “Virtuous Innovation” to inspire technology startups and explore ways to solve some of the biggest problems facing the world today.Speakers are included Or RetzkinCo-founder and CEO EyeControl; Dr. Melaf Galili, Founding CEO of Menomadin Foundation; Vanessa KachelginskyChief Executive Officer Israel Forum for Impact Economy; When Yuval Noah HarariPresident and founder Access to Israel..
“”The emergence of new technologies will have a major impact on our health and well-being. The very purpose of digitalization in the healthcare field is to enter uncharted territory and bridge the gap between science and engineering. ” Timothy Weadon, Director of Hardware Engineering for OPPO’s Health, said:OPPO wants to spur through the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator A new wave of development of medical applications based on the concept of ‘Virtuous innovation‘ It will empower People who lead healthier and happier lives.“
Four startups showcase innovative solutions and win spots in global finals
The rapid development of technology has left certain disadvantaged groups in society. OPPO launched the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator in May this year to solve some of the most urgent problems facing the world today that may help those most marginalized by current technology. I searched for a solution. The program leverages OPPO’s “Inspiration Ahead” brand proposal to bring together technology and innovation experts under the common belief of Inspiration Matters. By submitting proposals to the accelerator program, promising start-ups will have the opportunity to receive financial and professional support, among other benefits.
All proposals submitted to the OPPO Research Institute Innovation Accelerator meet four key criteria: feasibility, innovation and originality, social value and long-term potential, under the supervision of a dedicated review board. Evaluated for ability. Of the 10 proposals that were finalized for Demo Day in Tel Aviv, four were selected to advance to the Global Finals later this year. The four winners (displayed in no particular order) are:
- RightHear – The company has developed a public space navigation solution for the visually impaired. This solution provides real-time audio description delivered by the app.
- SignNow – The company has developed an app that provides on-demand sign language translation for the hearing impaired, interpreters and hearing impaired.
- 6Degrees LTD – The company has developed a user-centered adaptive controller that uses AI to learn individual movements and translate them into commands.
- SocialMind – The company is developing AI and evidence-based interventions for parents of autistic children.
The next demo day of this year’s OPPO Institute Innovation Accelerator will be held in India in early August, after which finalists from around the world will once again propose ideas and be selected as the first OPPO Institute Innovation Accelerator winner. I have a chance. The last road show in Shenzhen, China.
For the latest information in the future OPPO Institute Innovation Accelerator And for all upcoming events, please visit: oppo.com/en/proposal/
OPPO is the world’s leading smart device brand. Since the launch of the first mobile phone “Smiley Face” in 2008, OPPO has been constantly pursuing the perfect synergy between aesthetic satisfaction and innovative technology. Today, OPPO offers a wide range of smart devices led by the Find X and Reno series. OPPO provides users with not only devices, but also ColorOS operating systems and Internet services such as OPPO Cloud and OPPO +. OPPO has a footprint in more than 60 countries and territories, with more than 40,000 employees dedicated to creating better lives for customers around the world.