Every week, our team does an internal huddle where we share the most disruptive and exciting startups and emerging technologies from around the world. The only rule is that they can’t solve a current client challenge directly. This way, we retain our superpower of spotting creative adjacencies and disruptive outer-horizon solutions.
Below, we share a selection of those startups and technologies with you!
- Detective is a digital 🕵️ adoption platform that helps you eliminate ❌ constant, repetitive questions ❓ cut training & onboarding time, and ✔️ increase overall adoption of your company's critical software.
- Novoloop is an advanced upcycling company that creates quality 🧪 chemicals and materials from plastic waste 🚽 through their patented, low-carbon upcycling technology process ATOD™. With upcycled ♻️ product Oistre™, Novoloop provides thermoplastic polyurethane solutions for 👟 footwear, sporting goods, automotive 🚗 and more.
- Aidar Health is a healthcare 🏥 technology and digital therapeutics 💆🏻♀️ company reimagining today’s standards for clinical trials, chronic care management, and health monitoring. Their rapid 🔬 medical assessment device, MouthLabTM, is a non-invasive, hand-held, home 🛌 monitoring device that measures more than 10 vital medical 🧪 parameters in 30 seconds.
- NextGen Energy’s vision is to expeditiously implement the latest carbon 🧬 reduction and green hydrogen technologies 💧 and aims to lead locally so people can get involved and be part of the clean 🍃 energy transformation driving our economy for the next 50 years.
- FutureFeed is commercializing an innovative livestock 🐄 feed ingredient that utilizes a specific type of 🌿 seaweed, Asparagopsis, which can increase ♻️ production and reduce methane 💨 emissions simultaneously.
- Handoff builds software 💻 that enables job sharing, helping employers 🤝 build and grow diverse teams and employees to manage 🏡 home life while building careers.
- Roleshare brings the sharing 🤝 economy jobs to enable a 🍃 sustainable, diverse, and equitable workforce. They help companies 🏢 retain employees who want flex by matching them to share full-time jobs with 💻 freelancers, part-timers, and fractional workers.
Huddle Up With Us Around Innovation
Every week, we do this to ensure we are ahead of our clients’ needs. Of course, for client work, every startup is deep-vetted and selected to solve for the KPIs that drive impact.
If you have 20 minutes, we would love to discuss how startups can solve your current business challenges in new ways and how VF can be your secret weapon. Book a time with us here.