Meet 2022 TrailBlazers III

11 tech startups have been selected for the third edition of EPFL Blaze!
Trailblazers have been specially selected for their potential for rapid deployment, their distinctive technology, and their defined aspiration for societal impact.

Startups’ fields of application range from SaaS, Blockchain, Traveltech, SpaceTech, Construction, HRTech, Nutrition and Health, and Sustainability. During the course of the 3-month program, founders will bring their technology to a next level, proceed with their initial and growth deployments, and set their companies apart.


Airsync is a bidirectional (two-way) data transfer between your data tools. Edit content in one tool, it will modify in the other tool and vice-versa. Airsync streamlines your business processes thanks to easier (self-serve), more robust and more accessible (no-code) data manipulation workflows. At Airsync we bring different tools to speak to each other.

Founders are Ruben Burdin and Benjamin Esmilaire. 

Unlocking behavioral insights from video calls.

Virtuosis is a SaaS aiming to improve team collaboration and well-being at work. Our AI analyzes your voice to predict mood and communication skills during video calls.

Founders are Lara Gervaise and Edoardo Giudice. 


Yuzu helps people who want to lose/gain weight, stay motivated and reach their goals in record time through gamification and personalized coaching.

Founder and CEO is Tim Itten.


Create your own guided tour in a few clicks.

Founders are Xavier Pantet and Timothée Duran. 

Vegelys develops an indoor spirulina grower, fully automated, which will serve cups of spirulina, the same way a coffee machine is serving a cup of coffee.

Founder is Antoine Vittet. 

Krypt is a mobile app serving as a “crypto” community hub : our vision is to create a platform dedicated to crypto-related information sharing.

Founder is Nicolas Filimonov. 

Voltiris transforms greenhouses into power plants without impacting plant’s growth. 

Founder is Dominik Blaser. 

WILLIFT is a device that aims at improving upper-limb mobility, to help patients in their daily tasks and rehabilitation.

Founders are Ramez Iskandar, Amaëlle Bidet and Clément Lhoste. 

REON provides automated reuse assessment of building components and construction materials as a service.

Founders are Maria Sivers and Adam Swietek. 

A fully autonomous flying robot that makes sure anything you send up, comes back landing exactly where you want it to land.

Founder is Yohan Hadji. 

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