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The International Startup Pool 2024

Here you can find a list of startups that are participating this year. Just scroll through the list or select the startups by country and verticals. HINT: This list is preliminary and not final yet. This will be continiously updated.
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Total: 106
Since 2020
Romania

.lumen

.lumen builds glasses that empower the blind to live a better life.

There are 40 million blind people today, and despite all the technological advancements, the most used mobility solutions are still the walking cane and the guide dog.`

The guide dog is unanimously seen as a good option, but it has a few drawbacks. It costs between $40-$70K to train a single guide dog – and it can be a big responsibility for a blind person to provide care for such a companion.``

Because of this, there are only 28,000 guide dogs to 40 million individuals with visual disabilities.`

.lumen offers a solution that mimics the benefits of a guide dog without the drawbacks that make it a non-scalable solution.

Since 2019
Slovakia

3IPK

3IPK develops blockchain-based software products which allow to guarantee data authenticity, integrity and traceability in order to prevent deep faking of Earth Observation satellite imagery as well as to enable transparent and efficient supply chains in Space, aerospace, defence and other industries. 3IPK's customers include European market leader Airbus, Thales Alenia Space or the European Space Agency.

Since 2019
Singapore

ABAKA AI

Helping AI companies and autonomous driving industry to tackle the challenge of data annotation.

We provide the most advanced data annotation platform and also provide data annotation, data collection as services.

Since 2022
China

advanced electrophoresis solutions

We focus on the development of comprehensive solutions for Capillary Isoelectric Focusing (iCIEF) systems, services, reagents, and consumables. The company provides bio-pharmaceutical companies and regulatory agencies with comprehensive solutions for charge variant separation and characterization throughout the entire life cycle of biopharmaceuticals, along with support for Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls (CMC).

Since
Finland

Aeromon Oy

Aeromon provides you the ultimate bird's-eye view on your emissions. We have a unique platform which we have developed and are manufacturing ourselves over the years. The hardware can be operated with a drone to gather the emissions from top-down and therefore effectively gather even the smallest leakages and emission sources on site.
We have experience in measuring a wide variety of airborne pollutants such as methane and volatile organic compounds on sites both onshore and offshore industrial assets. Our reports help our clients within the Oil & Gas and Chemical sector in improving emission reporting according to the regulatory requirements and progressing with sustainability goals.

Since
Nigeria

Africa Medical Marketplace

Africa Medical Marketplace is an e-commerce platform that connects global manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers with medical audiences in the 54 countries of Africa. The platform is designed to help medical professionals source equipment, supplies, and devices from trusted sources at competitive prices, while also supporting biomedical engineers and giving back to the community through a donation /circular sustainable program.

Since 2019
Portugal

AgroGrIN Tech

AgroGrIN Tech is a startup that upcycles fruit & vegetable side streams coming from farmers, post-harvesting and processing companies. Through the application of a patent technology that enables to extract enzymes and vitamins that are naturally present in the side streams. Since the technology only employes green technology, the remain process by-products are also upcycles, producing gluten-free flour and natural additives for coloring and flavoring. The ingredients are clean label and applicable into food, nutraceutical and cosmetic industries.
AgroGrIN Tech is the 1st company upcoming 100% of side streams into 100% of ingredients.

Since 2018
Egypt

Agrona

Furniture and construction companies are using wood panels that contains carcinogenic resins also those synthetic wooden panels contribute to the deforestations as it requires chopping trees to provide the necessary raw materials for this industry. Moreover in the MENA region customers have to wait for months till they get their products through imports which is very expensive.

Agrona makes durable and profitable wood panels out of agri-waste & bio based resins without cutting a single tree with 50% cheaper price than the imported boards in shorter lead time of delivery. Also this solution will save the trees from getting cut down, provide eco friendly wood panels that are complying to the global environmental regulations and will protect the customer health from smelling carcinogenic resins.
we have 2 patent pending for our technology.

Since 2020
Colombia

Air4U

Air4U is a Colombian startup dedicated to improving indoor air quality in homes and businesses. Our mission is to eliminate viruses, bacteria, microorganisms, and unpleasant odors without the need for filters, chemicals, liquids, or generating waste. Our innovative approach ensures quick and highly effective results using sustainable materials at a low cost. At Air4U, we have developed environmentally-friendly air purifiers with a long lifespan to address this issue

Our business model focuses on developing affordable air purifiers that utilize ozone, a natural gas composed of three oxygen molecules. These purifiers effectively eliminate various types of microorganisms, including viruses, bacteria, and mites, by attacking their cellular membranes. We ensure a 99% effectiveness rate without the use of chemicals or filters. Ozone, recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a powerful natural disinfectant, is the key component of our purifiers.

Since 2021
Mongolia

Airee Felt LLC

Airee Felt is a Mongolian startup manufacturing 100% biodegradable sheep wool air filters for the air filtration industry, for use in building ventilation, car cabin, and various industrial applications. Filtration industry players, such as Mann + Hummel, are focusing on biodegradable filter media to decrease its scope 3 carbon footprint for the future. The air filtration market is expected to grow to 25.7B USD by 2030.
Airee has 3 intellectual properties, with 1 technological patent pending. With its air purifier product in Mongolia, the company generated US$22,000 from 300 users in the 2022-2023 winter. The company is now launching its production facility in January, and pilot exporting to
Turkey for a pre-order of air purifier device filters. The next step includes a supply agreement buyers, acquiring necessary certification, and creating a filter hub platform to franchise its model to local partners who can use their local raw materials to produce air filters regionally.