Semi-finalist projects in Europe

Technology at the service of health, road safety and the culture of insurance

The semi-finalist projects chosen for the Europe region are preparing to persuade the judging panel on 4 July that their project offers the best solution from a social innovation perspective and that their team is well-equipped to successfully implement the project.

The nine semi-finalists’ continuation in the competition now depends entirely on these experts. Meet the members of the judging panel.

Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

Category: Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

A wearable that can monitor your heart rate and detect abnormal heart rhythms in order to help prevent a stroke.

Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

Category: Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

A biomechanical app that can easily determine in just over two minutes if someone is likely to suffer a fall due to their functional status.

Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

Category: Health improvement and digital technology (e-Health)

A portable device that is attached to the shoes of a person with a neurodegenerative disease in order to provide them with visual cues on the ground.

Insurance innovation

Category: Insurance innovation

Permanent monitoring service for elderly people which enables them to activate an assistant in the event of having an accident or falling ill.

Insurance innovation

Category: Insurance innovation

Software which provides information on the environmental status of cities and facilitates decision-making and strategy prioritization in order to combat climate change.

Insurance innovation

Category: Insurance innovation

A platform promoting inclusive insurance to protect farmers’ crops around the world.

Sustainable mobility and road safety

Category: Sustainable mobility and road safety

A sensor which is installed in a vehicle in order to analyze road conditions in real time.

Sustainable mobility and road safety

Category: Sustainable mobility and road safety

A device which is installed on the roads and generates kinetic energy from vehicles, independently reducing their speed.

Sustainable mobility and road safety

Category: Sustainable mobility and road safety

A system which enables people with visual impairments to orient themselves completely independently, by means of a powerful algorithm based on Artificial Vision.