Software & Data

Congenica

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We are delighted to announce that the Parkwalk Opportunities Fund and the Parkwalk Technology Fund VII have invested in Congenica Limited, which spun out of the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and Department of Health. Congenica has developed software that enables the accurate, rapid and scalable clinical interpretation of genetic and clinical data.

Congenica’s technology is […]

Covatic

Covatic is building the world’s first broadcast personalisation engine, based on world-leading IP from the University of Oxford in the field of semantic linked-data technology.  It will enable broadcasters to deliver context aware, dynamic programming tailored to the unique requirements of each audience member.

The company was founded in early 2017 by a combination of […]

Focal Point Positioning

The University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund IV has invested in Focal Point Positioning Limited, a spin-out from the University of Cambridge.
Focal Point has developed software which offers highly accurate positioning of smartphones both indoors and outdoors in urban areas.
The company was founded in June 2015 with Dr Ramsey Faragher as CEO and CTO. The team […]

Proxisense

Proxisense has developed extreme environment proximity sensors and fluid contamination systems utilising eddy current sensors. The former are finding uses in producing systems which monitor the health of turbine blades in real-time, which can extend component lifetimes and reduce maintenance and downtime costs. Proxisense is targeting the power and aerospace industries for these use […]

Healthera

Healthera Ltd, a provider of next-generation, pharmacy-integrated personal health management solutions, has secured seed investment from the University of Cambridge, the University of Cambridge Enterprise Fund III, FT Capital and high net worth individuals. The specific amounts are undisclosed.

This round of institutional funding allows Healthera to complete its product development on the next generation […]

PervasID

PervasID  is developing a high reliability, wide area passive RFID system with the potential to provide location capability based on the EPC Class1 Gen2 standard.

Spun out from research activity in the Engineering Department at the University of Cambridge, the technology is now successfully deployed in several field trials.

8Power

8Power is a University of Cambridge start-up developing novel technology for sensing and measurement in industrial applications.

The University of Cambridge is a world leader in the science and technology of sensing, and is pioneering the research of new sensor technologies applied to condition monitoring of built infrastructure and machinery through the Cambridge Centre for Smart […]

Inflowmatix

The Parkwalk Opportunities Fund has participated in a funding round for Inflowmatix, an Imperial College spin-out company providing high-resolution sensors and associated analytics initially to the water industry. Their technology will enable clients to actively manage their asset base through risk-based preventative maintenance and ultimately dynamic network optimisation.

Cambridge Touch Technologies

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Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT) is a University of Cambridge start-up developing next-gen 3D touch technology.

CTT’s next generation 3D touch technology enables mobile devices to sense both the location and force of multi-touch inputs. CTT’s technology improves on the first generation of 3D technologies recently introduced to mass markets, which allow users to press a […]

Spectral Edge

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Spectral Edge has emerged from the highly-regarded Colour Group at the University of East Anglia, a world leader in colour research. The Group is active in a range of different research areas such as Computational Colour Constancy, Physics based vision, Image Reproduction, Colour Graphics, Image Indexing, Colour scanning, Colour Science, and Computer Vision.

The company’s […]

Mind Foundry

Spun-out of the University of Oxford Machine Learning Group, Mind Foundry has developed advanced machine learning algorithms to help organisations solve problems by unlocking insights hidden deep within their big data.
The day-to-day operation of successful organisations and businesses is increasingly reliant on the analysis of data. Driving these advances is a deluge of data, which is outstripping the […]

Zegami

Spun-out of the University of Oxford Computational Biology Research Group in February 2016, Zegami allows users to view large collections of images and associated metadata in a single field of view and to perform intuitive data analysis.

With the ability to display tens of thousands of images, documents, video, 3D objects and dashboards in a single […]

Navetas

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Maple Tree Energy Management, trading as Navetas, is a company developing household energy monitoring solutions with existing investment from the University of Oxford.

The company offers a core product, the Loop Energy Saver, a consumer install, online, electricity and gas residential energy monitor with a built in tariff tracker and switching service in partnership with uSwitch […]

Boxarr

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Boxarr is a Southampton University spin-out that provides analytical and data visualisation support to solve highly complex supply chain, systems, process and project business problems.

The company has developed a unique, versatile tool and powerful methodology that is unparalleled in its ability to represent, elicit, reuse and exploit complex networks of inter-dependency. Boxarr has a prestigious […]

GeoSpock

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GeoSpock, a spin-out from the University of Cambridge, provides a real-time scaleable database for rapidly changing complex data.  The company’s ambition is to become the Google Search of Big Data.

GeoSpock’s technology platform sits at the base of an infinite number of Industry verticals which require real-time analysis of Big Data and all that confers in […]

Cytora

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Founded in early 2013, Cytora has built an event detection technology that can detect factual, real world events in unstructured text. The technology can be scaled to cover all major event categories and be monetised across the Financial Services, Defence and Supply Chain markets.

Extracting real world events from unstructured text also provides data for […]

Bounts

Bounts, a University of Oxford Innovation Startup Incubator spin-out, have developed a mobile health and exercise wearable app that uses industry standard secure protocols to allow members to collect all their exercise data in one place. Members can choose to connect their preferred exercise apps like Fitbit, Garmin or Strava to their Bounts account to […]

Mirriad

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Mirriad is a leading provider of Native In-Video Advertising (NIVA) services to brands and agencies looking to address the growing challenges presented by ad skipping and ad blindness. The Mirriad technology was originally developed at Surrey University, and claims to have the most integrated set of solutions to this most contemporary of advertising challenges. Other […]

Cisiv

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Cisiv has been a pioneering developer of technology solutions for pharmaceutical companies, enabling customers to capture new levels of information on the use of their products and treatments in real world settings.

A specialist in large scale phase IV observational studies, Cisiv’s next generation Web-based software platform enables pharmaceutical customers to capture, analyse and share […]

TheySay

Spun-out of the University of Oxford in 2011, TheySay brings to the market ground-breaking research in computational linguistics. Impartial benchmarking studies have been carried out by three leading organisations that verify TheySay’s superior performance compared to the other major sentiment analysis tools. TheySay’s analytics are fast, easy to integrate, verifiable, flexible and customisable.

The company […]