Early Winner 2018

Aureus, Connecticut

Providing insurance industry solutions hosted on an artificial intelligence platform that combines both explicit and implicit data to measure the customer experience in real time to determine a “Sentimeter” score for all of a company’s customers.

Winners 2018

First Place
$1.5 Million
Voiceitt, Israel

Developing the world’s first speech recognition technology designed to understand non-standard speech and help restore communication channels for a combined 10.4 million people in the United States and Europe who suffer from speech disabilities.

Second Place
$1 Million
DOZR, Canada

Providing a marketplace for the online rental of heavy equipment, enabling business owners to earn additional revenue from their idle equipment and allowing contractors to rent equipment at lower rates than traditional rental companies.

Second Place
$1 Million
IronYun, Connecticut

Providing enterprise customers with hyper-converged, private cloud computing and big-data video software products.

Third Place
$500,000
CloudKPI, Ireland

Developing an insight engine that enables SaaS businesses to predict likely outcomes.

Third Place
$500,000
Invixium, Canada

Manufacturing modern biometric solutions for markets needing strong user authentication, convenience and data analytics.

Third Place
$500,000
Paygilant, Israel

Working to prevent mobile payments fraud on mobile devices in the preauthorization phase.

Winners 2017

First Place
$1.5 Million
FRISS, Netherlands

Using proprietary analytics software to provide state-of-the-art solutions in the fields of fraud, risk and compliance for the insurance industry.

Second Place
$1 Million
SCADAfence, Israel

Securing mission-critical industrial networks from cyber threats, reducing the risk of connecting multiple devices in industries like manufacturing, utilities, oil and gas.

Second Place
$1 Million
Vouchr, Canada

Offering a secure, payment-agnostic tool that allows users to bundle transfers of funds with photos, videos, social networking and gamification.

Third Place
$500,000
Buzzmove, UK

Offering the United Kingdom’s only price-comparison and instant-booking platform for all services related to moving and the right level of insurance needed to cover moving-related services.

Third Place
$500,000
Davra Networks, Ireland

Providing a complete Internet of Things (IoT) platform that allows customers to define, build and bring to market vertical-specific IoT applications while collecting and easily sharing data.

Third Place
$500,000
EAVE, UK

Developing the next generation of hearing protection and communication technology by utilizing noise cancellation and speech enhancement to eliminate noise-induced hearing loss.

Winners 2016

First Place
$1.5 Million
Dream Payments, Canada

Offering a payments cloud for financial institutions and acquirers to deliver mobile point-of-sale and payment acceptance solutions to their business customers.

Second Place
$1 Million
Hubbub, United Kingdom

Building simple mass acquisition and retention tools for education and nonprofit fundraising, using social data mining to segment databases and identify high-value prospects with white-label crowdfunding and digital-giving tools to increase donor conversion and retention.

Third Place
$500,000
AMP Credit Technologies, Hong Kong

Offering a comprehensive tool for efficient lead targeting, automated paperless loan origination and onboarding, enhanced credit assessment analytics, automated repayment collections, account reconciliation and ongoing risk portfolio management.

Third Place
$500,000
BondIT, Israel

Driving up bond sales by enhancing client satisfaction while reducing internal friction through its algo-driven, data-based solution that provides an optimized, customized bond portfolio in minutes instead of days.

Third Place
$500,000
LindaCare, Belgium

Offering a software platform, OnePulseTM, that provides a single view of patients’ remote monitoring alerts and follow-up history, ensuring that all healthcare professionals have a clear and common view of the patient’s condition.

Third Place
$500,000
Streamdata.io, France

Providing Proxy-as-a-Service (between the API and the device), which turns any API into a real-time experience—no server-side code required.