Munich/Hanover, 1 June 2022
Here are the Top3 ST Industrial Innovators 2022 who made it in the finals at HANNOVER MESSE, the world’s leading fair in industrial transformation, on Wednesday, 1 June, 16:00 – 18:00 CET:
- Altered Carbon (UK) – Intelligent digitization of scent
- Ladon Energy (Germany) – Ladon energy box optimizes energy flow
- Ligna Energy (Sweden) – Ligna S-Power – Batteries from forest materials
Based on the level of innovation, commercial potential, go-to-market approach and sustainability, the ST jury announced Altered Carbon (UK) as the winner of the ST Industrial Innovation Challenge 2022.
Altered Carbon develops the “Intelligent digitization of scent”, which consists of multi-element digital scent receptors on a chip that detects a wide range of different compounds, and AI that enables the receptors to detect useful patterns of gas compounds namely digital fingerprints.
“It was great to meet the Top15 IoT Innovators 2022 of the Innovation World Cup® at HANNOVER MESSE this year. With the ST Industrial Innovation Challenge, we want to seek out innovative solutions that correspond to our strategy, and bring the Industrial IoT to the next level. We are happy to award Altered Carbon for their technology advancement, and that we can collaborate with them, as well as support further start-ups in the competition who are working on sensing solutions.” – Werner Neumann, Technical Marketing Manager MEMS, STMicroelectronics.
As the winner of the ST Industrial Innovation Challenge 2022, Altered Carbon is now part of the Innovation World Cup® Hall of Fame. The IIoT superstar will benefit from the collaboration with ST’s team and field application experts to move forward with their designs and advance towards mass production, free marketing package with the Innovation World Cup® and +45 ICTs clusters worldwide, and numerous speaking & exhibition opportunities at global leading tech events.
Behind the scenes – The Innovation World Cup® Series
The ST Industrial Innovation Challenge special prize of the Innovation World Cup® supports Industrial innovators worldwide. ST provides free dev kits and technical supports to all eligible participants to take their DeepTech and IoT solutions to the next level. The previous winner of the ST Industrial Innovation Challenge was Neuron Soundware.
The Innovation World Cup® Series is the world’s leading open innovation platform that supports breakthrough innovations to become reality and connect techpreneurs with international tech corporations. The Innovation World Cup® Series was initiated by Navispace GmbH in 2003. Current and previous partners include STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Würth Elektronik, Microtronics, VOSS Automotive, AiQ Smart Clothing, VARTA Microbattery, Google, Intel, Swisscom, Ericsson, Telefonica, Gemalto, Samsung, and many more. Participation is free of charge.
Further partners of the Innovation World Cup® include WT | Wearable Technologies, BIM World MUNICH, CSEM, AlpICT, BioAlps Association, ACCIO, Business OULU, G2 Startups, Gate Garching, Wolves Summit, Medical Valley, UnternehmerTUM, IoTWeek, i2cat / IOT Catalan Alliance, Innovative City, Innovability, CENSIS, MEDICA, Invest in Bavaria, MIT Enterprise Forum Poland, Technoport, THINGS Stockholm, Munich Startup, InfoShare, IFJ, ITRI, INN.KUBATOR, TechBBQ, SUCCUS, Hong Kong Science and Technology Park, VJTI- Technology Business Incubator, Upgraded Life, and many more.
Hanh Nguyen | Project & Event Manager