Airbus Bizlab Bangalore Launches Its Second Season Accelerator Programme – Shortlists 6 Indian Startups
The programme was launched in Bangalore in the presence of the visiting French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, H.E. Jean-Marc Ayrault, H.E. Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India and Francois Gautier, Consul General of France in Bangalore.
This programme will support innovative startups in the field of robotics, IoT, data analytics, image processing, VR/AR, fintech, supply chain, door-to-door mobility (passenger experience), gaming, aviation products and services, drones, manufacturing, airport management, space technologies and solutions.
Seven startups have been selected for the second season out of 137 applicants from 9 countries. Out of these seven, five are from Bangalore, one from Mumbai and one from Singapore.
The startups from India include:
Earth2Orbit – creates GeoIntelligence data products that leverage satellite imagery to provide location specific commercial, economic, environmental and social intelligence in a cost-effective manner.
eFlight – offers services that allow a business aircraft pilot to easily plan,log and fly. The pilot can access eFlight’s cloud hosted website, iOS/Android App 24 x 7 and easily perform calculations that gives precise fuel burn based on latest winds as well as file ATC plan online and receive clearance via SMS to any airport in India.
Neewee – is an Industrial Analytics company focused on Internet of Things and Procurement Analytics. Neewee offers extensive use of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning algorithms to detect and diagnose issues with industrial assets.
Stelae Technologies – has created Artificial Intelligence software which transforms unstructured content (PDF, Word, ASCII, etc.) into structured, searchable and indexable output. This output can be injected into Content Management, Big Data & Analytics and Content Mining solutions. The software is currently implemented at major enterprise and public sector entities across many verticals such as laws and legislation, media/publishing, financial services, e-commerce, and since 2014, in the aerospace and defence sectors.
SYmbosim – leverages state-of-the-art math, rigorous science, cloud computing and engineer-friendly interfaces for design of composite materials and structures. Their solution drastically reduces the time and cost from ideation to market.
Accelo – is an Artificial Intelligence based Internet of Things start-up with the vision of ensuring road safety in India by providing preventive solutions to drivers as well as accident response time management.
Airbus BizLab offers wide-ranging support to early-stage selected projects in the form of a 6 month acceleration program. Start-ups have access to a large number of Airbus coaches, technical and business experts and mentors in various domains, free hosting, and a Demo Day with Airbus decision makers, venture capitalists, Airbus customers and partners.