On February 3rd, Get in the Ring Eindhoven – Workforce Augmentation culminated in the Deliberation Day. Our all-star roster of jury members came together to meet the five most promising solutions shortlisted from Eindhoven, the ultimate high-tech startup ecosystem in Europe. After extensive deliberations, the jury was most impressed by the cutting-edge technology of Elitac Wearables, and the impact potential of their solution as it is already implemented in multiple industries.
What They Do: Elitac Wearables develop wearables in collaboration with partners from the medical, safety, defence and sports sectors. Their expertise is the integration of electronics and textiles, with a particular focus on haptic feedback applications and sensor integrations.
Why This Matters: The booming market of wearable technology is quickly securing an important role in every industry. This technology is transforming lives, businesses and the global economy.
Congratulations to Elitac Wearables for their victory in the ring and a big thank you to our jury members: Rafael Aldon (Director & Senior Investment Manager – Unknown Group), Jurgen Frumau (Organization Advisor – Heijmans), Rudolf de Bruijn (Director Health & Safety – DAF Trucks NV) and Ernst-Jan Mul (Innovation Manager – Renewi)
Next up, Elitac Wearables will be connected to industry leaders and will receive access to investment opportunities to test, scale and accelerate their solution.
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