Each start-up will get €20,000 in micro-seed investment for each business, plus a structured programme of hands-on mentoring during the 12 weeks from the NDRC which includes executives with experience in start-ups, multinational companies, venture capital investment and research.
“Our job is to help them to refine their product offering, research and identify their target markets, check their commercial and business projections and answer the requirements of the investment community who they will ultimately pitch to for funding,” says NDRC Launchpad director Gary Leyden.
1. Prescience AI
Prescience AI increases game purchases for freemium game developers by tracking and analysing the behaviour of successful players who have purchased items and using that information to influence the behaviour of other players.
www.prescienceai.com // @prescience_ai // https://www.facebook.com/PrescienceAi
Stockenvy aims to disrupt conventional B2B Buying models by enabling small businesses to obtain the same high volume discounts as larger businesses, while only buying the quantities they require. By facilitating buying groups, Stockenvy will help small businesses collectively meet higher MOQ levels & significantly reduce their overall inventory costs.
www.stockenvy.com // @stockenvy // https://www.facebook.com/stockenvy
ZenDoc is transforming compliance for businesses in regulated industries. It is a web-based tool that simplifies the management of policies, procedures and compliance.
It reduces costs through automating workflow and compliance data recording, in addition to improving compliance visibility and staff buy-in. www.getzendoc.com – twitter @zendhochq.
VideoScamp will be online retailers’ number one destination to harness the power of video. Its web-based B2B video review management system delivers massive SEO gains and drives customer loyalty and conversions through user-generated content. Through a better shopping experience and educating consumers with product information, retailers experience fewer cart abandons and returns.
www.videoscamp.com // @VideoScamp
Tempity directly connects businesses with available temps. Our platform allows employers to instantly see all of the available temps in their vicinity, sorted by skills match and location. Tempity also creates a more flexible work environment; temps can work when they want, how they want. Tempity is your flexible workforce.
www.tempity.com // email@example.com // firstname.lastname@example.org // @TempityTweets // http://www.facebook.com/Tempity // http://www.pinterest.com/tempity
BusyMoos is all about the girls! We all use social networks to connect with our friends. BusyMoos is a booking network, allowing busy ladies to connect with their most frequently used businesses. It is quicker, cheaper and allows “always on” access to products, services and available times.
www.BusyMoos.com // @BusyMoos // @Abusymoo // facebook.com/pages/BusyMoos/
What Will I Wear Today is a fashion and lifestyle site based in Ireland. We are developing this static site into a lifestyle-focused social network that provides an innovative platform for young people and brands to engage more effectively online. What? is a social-media marketplace.
http://www.whatwilliweartoday.ie/ // @WWIWT // @GraceWWIWT // @SarahWWIWT //
Reverbeo is a real time, rapid, multilingual communication platform set to revolutionise global marketing. Canjingo enables organisations to effectively manage their marketing translation and localisation globally, taking the pain out of antiquated translation workflows by organising and leveraging localisation professionals in a real time, rapid collaboration environment.
Reverbeo.com // @robshocks // @eddiemcguinness
Senddr is an online invoice exchange where businesses can send and receive sales and purchase invoices. Using Senddr, businesses no longer have to manually key in invoices as they are received, they are instead posted directly into their accounting software.
www.senddr.com // twitter.com/senddirect // www.facebook.com/senddr
Balls.net is an up-to-the-second social media-driven sportswire that provides fans with an enhanced experience of the online conversation taking place around every relevant sporting event while equipping sports media organizations with the tools they need to stay ahead of the latest news breaking online.
Powwow is a Digital Entertainment and Transmedia Production company that develops, produces and delivers multi-platform entertainment content to broadcasters and also direct to the consumer. We recognise that audiences are becoming increasingly fragmented across a range of devices and so aim to create entertainment that bridges this fragmented landscape.
Our first ‘Flagship’ project is ‘The World of ShipAntics’ a mad-cap, sea-faring, animated comedy adventure, which will be launched as an episodic Point and Click Adventure game on PC/MAC and iOS and as a supporting animated web-series. We aim to create a deeper and richer entertainment experience by encouraging audience participation and ‘story cross-pollination’ across our platforms.
From the stadium spectators report activity using their smartfone to record events from a game, producing data available for statistical analysis and syndication. It attributes each action (pass, shot, booking) to a player in real-time as fans engage with our game-like app while building up a rich map of each match throughout a season.
@sextonireland // @alanmrice // @tetsujin1979
iGeoComms Ltd are the providers of an online location-based communications system. Through our secure platform, clients can send alerts, notifications and/ or advisories to geographically targeted audiences facilitating the immediate and timely dissemination of key, up-to-date information. Our platform can be used at any time, in any setting, by anyone