Babihub is a smart monitoring system that keeps infants and toddlers out of harm in the home or nursery, by putting sensors in harmful areas where the baby might go.
Babylon is ‘creating everyone’s personal health service’, by becoming the world’s first fully integrated mobile health service providing access to doctors. With the babylon app, you can talk to a GP within minutes via phone or video call, ask simple medical questions via its text service and monitor your health with our comprehensive tracking system. Babylon’s goal is to help people around the globe live happier, healthier lives. It has started with the UK and Ireland and will soon offer services to the population of an East African nation. It aims to put accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth.
Design for Social Change (D4SC) works to help people create smarter cities, using technology to create a “citizen-centric” approach to urban design, working with people, places and businesses, along with their data, to improve the quality of life of city dwellers – including through D4SC’s Changify social streets platform. D4SC designer-founder Priya Prakash is a passionate believer in ‘conscious business’ over straightforward charity.
Konnektis is developing a digital platform to encourage better real-time communication and collaboration between carers of older people, be they relatives, friends, paid carers or local volunteers.
ODI Leeds is a ‘pioneer node’ of the Tim Berners Lee-backed Open Data Institute. It was created to explore and deliver the potential of open innovation with data at city scale. It works to improve lives, help people and create value. Pioneer nodes bring together communities, host events, produce open data projects and help promote understanding of open data in our region and worldwide. It is a non-profit supported by local government and businesses. Among projects supported by ODI Leeds are Floodhack and Leeds Data Mill (now Data Mill North).
Sheffield-based The Floow designs and operate the world’s most insightful and user-friendly telematic system, providing motor insurers and auto organisations with actionable analytics to increase customer loyalty and return on investment. It works with giants like Green Flag, Direct Line, Verizon and Europcar.
Thyngs®is amobilehardware and software platform thatmakes it easy and effective for organisations to develop proximity-enabled services by adding QR codes, NFC and Bluetooth beacons to objects and locations, connecting them to mobile content and/or payment services, and viewing interaction data in real time. The company provides solutions and services across the charity, entertainment, events, heritage, retail and public sectors.
Transport Together is an online marketplace for community transport which maximises affordable transport available to voluntary organisations, and increases the benefits of social interaction and well-being for individual users.