Previous attendes in ITSA Growth
An overview of some of the 50 companies that have previously joined ITSA Growth. The accelerator program startet in 2019 and around 50 companies have attended. As many as 90 % are developing and growing, 80 % of them have raised capital, both soft and investor capital as a result of joining the program.
Beyonder has created the next generation of eco-friendly and energy efficient batteries. The battery technology is produced using ecological materials such as sawdust. The batteries are non-flammable, can be fully charged in two minutes, and recharged up to 100 000 times.
Attended ITSA Growth in 2019.
Saferock is a company developing a product that addresses two major environmental challenges – reducing carbon emissions from the concrete industry and reducing the build-up of waste from the mining industry.
This new concrete reduces carbon emissions by greater than 80% compared to the industry norm and recycles waste from mining into a value-adding product.
Attended ITSA Growth in 2019.
Nabla Flow AS develops a data service for simulation of air currents aimed at applications in building technology, architecture and urban development. The processing methodology used for the data service is developed at UiS. The company have developed different products for use at sports, AeroCloud, and ArchiWind for urban wind simulations. Attended ITSA Growth in 2019.
Factiverse provides evidence in the form of a brief summary containing important points for classifying a certain claim as true or false.Fake news detection was started as a research project at University of Stavanger, Norway and researcher Vinay Setty. Over 1 1/2 years we developed a deep neural network model to detect fake news. Attended ITSA Growth in 2020.
Norkyst carries out seabed mapping close to land and inland reefs. The company uses multi-beam sonar, sediment sonar and side-searching sonar, and delivers hydrographic mapping to the Norwegian Mapping Authority's and IHO's standard. Norkyst also contributes with services for cable and pipe route measurement, landfall and area mapping, lakes and ponds, port calls and quay facilities, depth control during dredging, volume calculation and more. Attended ITSA Growth in 2021.
Open Horizon As
OpenHorizon has developed a unique software solution called AIR that automates security assessments and gives your organization a complete management system for security risks. AIR (Automated Intelligence Risk) provides your organization with an in-depth overview of threat scenarios, presents a focused and quantified threat landscape, and recommends measures across standards such as NIST and ISO. Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.
Norient Express is a new tourist concept that has not existed in Norway before. Luxury travel by train has existed for as long as the railway has steamed across land in Europe, Asia and the USA, with the Orient Express being the most famous, but never in Norway. If all goes well, the world's first Norient Express will roll out of Bergen Railway Station in autumn 2024. Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.
Sandcatch Solution AS
Sandcatch Solutions AS develops solutions for operational optimization and increased profitability in biogas plants. In particular, the company focuses on new and better solutions for sand removal from pipe flows, process equipment, tanks and reactors. Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.
E-kulturskolen believes that everyone should have access to a cultural offer regardless of time and place, without waiting lists! With some of the country's best teachers, the e-culture school creates teaching in art, dance and music. The teaching is available exactly when you want and where you want!. Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.
Kakadu is a digital platform developed both for companies that want to include all customers, regardless of digital skill level. Kakadu's tool makes it easy to get started with creating online tutorials. These recipes are made by businesses, such as the service center in the municipality, the library, NAV, Helsenorge, the bank (or others) themselves via the tool. Attended ITSA Growth in 2021.
Polybo Circular AS owns the patents for building strong but light "concrete" building elements where sand, gravel and stone have been replaced with styrofoam waste. Elements are fastened together in a way that allows them to be easily disassembled and reused. Polybo Circular thus provides major environmental benefits that fit in with the increased focus on a circular economy. The technology also provides significant cost advantages. Attended ITSA Growth in 2021.
Badetassen is a fully automatic solution where data is shared with customers (downstream) and other data stakeholders (upstream). Such as, for example, Schibsted, yr.no and the marine research institute. The company has developed a hardware platform, "IoT", which collects data and then presents information to customers and residents. The solution can be scaled in various directions and, in theory, it can measure "anything". Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.
Keelspot is a digital freight marketplace that enables cargo owners to trade directly with ship operators, and vice versa. It provides visibility to the market, and the parties can adapt their operations to supply and demand. Keelspot's solution reduces systemic waste, which results in lower shipping prices for the industry, lower climate emissions from the shipping industry and increased profitability for ship operators. Attended ITSA Growth in 2022.