Icaros is a ‘bodytainment’ system which simulates flying and utilizes VR to let users enjoy fantastical adventures while they workout.
Avakai are smart wooden dolls that use Bluetooth and various sensors to help children connect to each other from afar without any screens.
The Jordi-Stick gamifies essential breathing exercises, which can vastly improve the lives of young cystic fibrosis sufferers.
DreamCheaper helps customers to make the best of hotels’ fluctuating room prices by canceling and rebooking their room to secure the best deal.
St Pauli Pees Back is an ingenious community campaign that punishes visitors who relieve themselves on the neighbourhood’s streets.
Haptik and Hello.de provide new platforms for digital customer service using WhatsApp-style messaging platforms.
PayOrShare enables businesses to charge consumers for their premium content — but lets the customer choose how they pay.
The Fraunhofer Institute has developed a game for thalidomide victims which caters to their limitations and needs via a smart shoulder-pad
Dudr is a gamified social photo app that encourages groups of friends or guests to take 24 snaps over 24 hours, with the results collected in a shared photo stream.
(B)Energy enables local entrepreneurs to produce, sell and use clean cooking fuel — transported in giant backpacks of gas.
Changers CO2 Challenge encourages sustainable mobility with green rewards and a worldwide leader-board.
Ubitricity’s mobile charging device will enable electricity providers to supply plug-in EV drivers with charging stations exactly where they need them.
Germany-based COBI has produced a single system that integrates 100 smart features into any bike without weighing it down with multiple gadgets.
Telecoms company O2 has created a Christmas card with an integrated SIM, capable of making a call between sender and recipient.
Medigo is a Berlin-based company that helps users plan their medical tourism trips, with clinic reviews and information.
Germany’s Inlope wants to create local social networks based on a range of interests for likeminded individuals.
Germany’s Artist radar lets fans pick the artists, actors and authors they like to receive an entertainment news and info feed personalized to their taste.
Germany’s Number26 wants to make opening and managing a bank account in Europe easier, with online verifications and real time bank statements.
TowStop is a smart sticker that alerts car owners when a parking enforcer is about to tow their vehicle.
Ray is a robot valet at Düsseldorf Airport that will safely store travelers’ cars and have it ready for them when they return.
Germany’s Findbox is a device that enables consumers to quickly find what they’re looking for by scanning similar items.
Babybe is a system that translates mothers’ heartbeats into haptic feedback for premature babies isolated inside ICU.