Founder of the Month September: OPASCA GmbH

OPASCA Logo_180OPASCA has specialized in the development of intelligent, sensor-based systems and solutions for environment detection. On the basis of a diverse and flexible platform concept, customer-tailored solutions are realized in the areas of person and object detection for a large range of applications. The technology is used primarily in the field of radiotherapy. The focus lies on the wellbeing of patients and the support of the professional staff. In an interview, we asked the team of OPASCA about the idea, the startup time, and the future prospects.

Gründerteam von OPASCA: Dr. Timo Machmer, Steffen Liebscher und Dr. Alexej Swerdlow

Founderteam of OPASCA: Dr. Timo Machmer, Steffen Liebscher and Dr. Alexej Swerdlow

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Founder of the Month February: easierLife GmbH iG

Logo easierLifeeasierLife develops a system for assisting nurses and private persons with their nursing duties. Information about how the patients are doing at home is collected using motion and contact sensors. An analysis method evaluates the date and informs the relative or nurses if necessary and in case of emergency –via SMS, email or a smartphone app. We interviewed the team on the idea behind easierLife, its founding period, and future prospects.

Sebastian Chiriac, Natalie Röll

Sebastian Chiriac and Natalie Röll, two of the four members of the founding team

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Founder of the Month June: Marc Jäger of the neocor GmbH

Logo_neocor_220security analysesThe neocor GmbH was founded in 2010 as a spin-off of the KIT Institut für Biomedizinische Technik (Institute for Biomedical Technology). Dr. Marc Jäger is the founder and developer of neocor. In an interview, we asked him about his idea, startup phase, and future prospects. Continue reading