This list gathers all the high-tech companies that were created from EPFL technologies and/or people or with which EPFL had very close links from their foundation or main line of business.
Startups of the ETH domain and EPFL Innovation Park
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Retreeva and AICA receive an Innogrant
Two EPFL startup projects receive an Innogrant each: Retreeva and AICA. Retreeva has developed a high-tech sponge to find and recover gold fragments in the waste from the refining process, while AICA has developed AI-based software that makes industrial robots easier to program and more capable of adapting.
Crypties receives a CHF 20'000 digital grant
The Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT) has chosen to support the startup with a Digital Grant. The startup from EPFL Crypties wants to make cryptocurrencies easily accessible to anyone.
Signs of burnout can be detected in sweat
EPFL engineers, working in association with startup Xsensio, have developed a wearable sensing chip that can measure the concentration of cortisol – the stress hormone – in human sweat. Enabling future quasi-continuous monitoring, their device can eventually help doctors better understand and treat stress-related conditions like burnout and obesity.