CITIUS launched

CITIUS launched

We are proud to announce that our product CITIUS is available in the market.

Hyperon selected to access Finodex Development phase

Hyperon selected to access Finodex Development phase

We are proud to announce that our project CITIUS has been selected as one of the top 31 projects of FIWARE FINODEX second open call to access Development phase.

31 companies are still engaged in the accelerator from the 297 received applications.

As part of the acceleration in the second call a set of 31 projects out of 52 access the following phase of the acceleration. These companies are part of the second call which selected originally 52 companies out of nearly 300 applicants. This 31 will be focused in developing their MVP (Minimum Viable Product) till next April 2016, when they will be re-evaluated again to acess the top-10 of the phase.

During the “Development” phase of the acceleration the companies will have free access to business coaches, external experienced mentors, onsite training on open data and FIWARE and a whole team from the accelerators on their day-by-day issues. So far this projects have already designed their technical architecture and business plans of their products and services.

Finodex Development Phase 

Hyperon at FI@Coimbra event

Hyperon at FI@Coimbra event

logo_fiHyperon will join the FI@Coimbra – Boost Cities and Startups with Future Internet event in Coimbra, Portugal. Our team will present CITIUS, an application that will change the way citizens move into the urban environment.

We will be happy to meet you in Coimbra from 2nd to 3rd of February 2016. Please contact us to info@hyperon.gr in order to arrange a meeting.

Hyperon at 3rd European Conference on the Future Internet (ECFI) in Hamburg

Hyperon at 3rd European Conference on the Future Internet (ECFI) in Hamburg

ecfiHyperon will join the 3rd European Conference on the Future Internet (ECFI) in Hamburg, Germany. Our team will present new innovative products that will change the way citizens move into the urban environment.

We will be happy to meet you in Hamburg from 4th to 6th of November 2015. Please contact us to info@hyperon.gr in order to arrange a meeting.

Hyperon selected for European Grant FIWARE FINODEX

Hyperon selected for European Grant FIWARE FINODEX

finodexWe are proud to announce that our project CITIUS has been selected as one of the 52 projects of FIWARE FINODEX second open call.

Finodex, the European accelerator for ICT projects based on Open Data and FIWARE technologies, has already chosen over one hundred projects via two open call for proposal. This week the results of the second call evaluation closed in last September have been published, and 52 projects from a total of 297 have been chosen by a panel of experts. These projects will join to the other 49 selected in the first open call.
Finodex focuses on supporting projects of SMEs and entrepreneurs with the aim of generating new ICT-based products and services. To that aim, Finodex counts with an overall fund of €4.64 million euros to support the selected projects. Each project could reach a direct equity-free funding between 10,000 and 170,000 euros. Participating companies and entrepreneurs are mentored by the Finodex consortium and the specialists in the FIWARE ecosystem. After passing different phases of the acceleration the companies will present their business ideas to potential investors.
Finodex accelerator is supported by the European Commission and is leaded by ZABALA Innovation Consulting and the consortium is formed as well by Trento RISE, Copenhagen Business School, Engineering, ASOLIF, Europe Unlimited and Konsulentfirmaet Ivan Häuser.
Key data in the second call
Among those elected in this second call there are projects from Spain (10), Germany(7), Italy (7), Greece (6), Poland (4), Bulgaria (3), Slovenia (3), Belgium (3), United Kingdom (3), Holland (2), Switzerland (1), Austria (1), France (1) and Serbia (1).
Most of the projects, a total of 38, are from SMEs, while 14 are run by groups of entrepreneurs, which are expected to establish their own SME after the acceleration process.
Talking about the domains addressed by the projects, the Smart Cities (17 projects) is the preferred choice by the selected projects, followed by eHealth (9) and Agrifood (9). Other proposed themes are related to transport, energy and environment, social & learning and manufacturing & logistics.