Innovation Summit Bold Ideas Challenge (INDUSTRY)

Start-ups: Innovate in the Digitized Industry Sector!

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The Schneider Electric Exchange Challenge INDUSTRY Start-ups!

The Final Event of the Exchange Challenge INDUSTRY Start-ups took place on Friday, April 6th at the 2018 Innovation Summit in Paris!

The 10 finalist start-ups pitched their project in front of a Jury composed of Schneider Electric's top management and other prestigious members.

Find out about the final ranking!



And the winners are...


The winning Danis start-up Omnio proposes a middleware solution that makes onboarding of industrial devices to IoT platforms fast and easy. With Omnio your device data is always understandable



The second French start-up Energiency proposes a smart technology dedicated to Industry 4.0 that brings together cloud and AI in order to detect and achieve up to 20% new energy savings without Capex

Arnaud Legrand, CEO & Co-Founder 


The third French start-up OptimData takes advantage of industrial IoT by providing connected machines with artificial intelligence to increase their production performance and reduce their cost of use

Laurent Couillard, Founder & CEO

Semiotic Labs

The fourth Dutch start-up Semiotic Labs proposes to predict when & why AC induction motors and rotating equipment fails. SAM4 measures current and voltage from the MCC. Data is analyzed using Machine Learning

Gerben Gooijers, CEO


The fifth French start-up Wavely proposes to listen to industrial machines and make sense of noise to predict failure. 

Nicolas CôtéCo-Founder & CEO