The enterprise-focused Alchemist Accelerator is internet hosting its twenty sixth Demo Day in the present day, with 20 firms anticipated to debut.
That is Alchemist’s third Demo Day to be totally digital as a result of ongoing pandemic. Alchemist Accelerator Director Ravi Belani tells me that this digital format has to date “outperformed the in-person Demo Day format,” with Alchemist’s inside information indicating that follow-up conferences have elevated by round 20%.
Wish to watch together with the displays? They’re scheduled to start out at 10:30 a.m. PST, and you’ll find a livestream here.
In the meantime, right here’s an inventory of all 20 firms within the order they’re anticipated to current, together with a bit about what they’re engaged on based mostly on what’s publicly out there:
G-71: A system that helps stop and monitor leaks by mechanically marking firm paperwork “in a approach that’s invisible to the bare eye.”
Tazi.ai: A platform meant to assist companies apply machine studying to their very own information to make selections with issues like retail demand prediction, or buyer churn prediction. Will begin by specializing in tackling fraud within the insurance coverage trade.
Impruver: A platform for rolling out and analyzing the effectiveness of “steady enchancment” methods inside an organization.
Vardo: Displays Jira and goals to foretell when a challenge will likely be delayed based mostly on a mannequin of how every staff works. Focusing first on Collection B (or later) B2B startups which might be hiring quick and may not have product administration processes discovered.
Seasony: Constructing a robotic to automate duties concerned in vertical farming operations, equivalent to transporting vegetation to the suitable part of a farm as they develop.
EcoSync: A retrofittable resolution meant to assist keep away from heating empty rooms in older buildings (assume faculties, workplace buildings, and many others.). Ties into your current room scheduling system, however they’ve additionally constructed a WiFi-based occupancy sensor.
BestPlace: AI instruments for retail chain optimization, meant to assist companies work out one of the best location for a retailer or one of the best mixture of merchandise to promote there.
Kwali: Automated high quality management for meals franchises. Their instance is a pizza place utilizing cameras to verify if every pizza is being made to specs (Right components? Are components evenly distributed? How thick is the crust? and many others.)
FotoNow: AI system for detecting errors/defects in manufacturing, utilizing cameras to detect issues like scratches, dents or lacking elements as parts transfer by way of a facility.
Predictive Wear: Good, noninvasive wearables meant to detect dehydration in athletes, flagging it for stated athletes and their coaches earlier than it’s a problem.
Raxel: A telematics SDK for groups constructing apps that contain vehicles, scooters, and many others., offering instruments for analyzing driver security, effectivity, location monitoring and flagging any accidents.
Rebolet: A service meant to optimize the method of reselling your retailer’s returned/overstock objects. You ship them your returns, they analyze the situation of an merchandise, then both promote, donate or recycle them. Specializing in Germany/Switzerland/Austria first.
UVL Robotics: Drones purpose-built to assist companies monitor and rely the stock of their warehouses.
AutoCloud: A reimagined interface for monitoring and figuring out outages on companies like AWS, Google Cloud and Azure.
SmallTalk: AI-based instrument meant to evaluate the language proficiency of a possible rent. They’re additionally constructing a instrument to assist people higher put together for speeches and displays in languages they don’t converse natively, flagging any pronunciation and grammar errors it detects in an audio recording.
Sensegrass: A “soil intelligence” platform that makes use of good sensors, satellite tv for pc information and public information to assist optimize crop yield.
PostureHealth: Digicam-based posture correction for people and corporations.
Via.delivery: A community of brick-and-mortar shops prepared to behave as native pickup areas on your shipments. They are saying they at present have roughly 15,000 areas throughout 12 time zones.
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