Buoy
Keri Waters
Calliope

Buoy

USA (2016)
- Water & Sanitation

Buoy by Calliope is a connected whole-house device that gives homeowners real-time, detailed information about how and where they use water.

Paygo Energy
Nick Quintong
Paygo Energy

Paygo Energy

USA (2016)
- Energy

The PayGo smart meter technology (SMT) couples to any LPG cylinder, enabling micro-asset financing and pay-as-you-go functionality.

Amparo
Jessica Menold
Amparo

Amparo

USA (2016)
- Health

AMPARO is redefining prosthetic care to make it accessible to more amputees by decreasing the time and training required to fit a socket.

Banza Waterless Toilet
Patrick Kiruki
Banza

Banza Waterless Toilet

Kenya (2016)
- Water & Sanitation

Banza Toilets are designed to be an in-home unit providing families with safe, dignified and accessible toilets.

Green Rock Drill
Lawrence Ojok
Green Rock Drill

Green Rock Drill

Kenya (2016)
- Economy & Community

Green Rock Drill is an intermediate technology machine appropriate for small scale miners.

Smart Irrigation Sensors
Taita Ngetich
Illuminum Greenhouse

Smart Irrigation Sensors

Kenya 2016
- Agriculture & Food

A modern greenhouses with sensor technology. Sensors monitor temperature, humidity, soil moisture and regulate the water supply and link to the farmer’s phone.

Hand Held Dermascope
Geethanjali Radhakrishnan
Adjuvo Diagnostics

Hand Held Dermascope

India (2016)
- Health

The portable hand held dermascope is a multi-wavelength dermascope which can detect and continuously monitor various skin diseases non-invasively.

Chakr
Arpit Dhupar
Chakr Innovations

Chakr

India (2016)
- Environment

A device that absorbs over 60% of the particulate matter (soot) from engines and converts it into Ink - a value added product.

Bempu Hypothermia Monitoring Device
Ratul Narain
Bempu

Bempu Hypothermia Monitoring Device

India (2016)
- Health

The Bempu Hypothermia Alert Device is a simple, innovative baby bracelet which detects and alerts in the event of neonatal hypothermia.

Wave Carpet
Maha Haji
CalWave

Wave Carpet

USA (2015)
- Energy

CalWave’s “Wave Carpet” generates electricity from ocean waves more efficiently and less obtrusively than other wave-energy systems. Waves pass over the flexible carpet and drive hydraulic pumps and pressure to generate electricity or produce freshwater.

mWSI (Mobile Whole Slide Imaging)
Lou Auguste
AlexaPath

mWSI (Mobile Whole Slide Imaging)

USA (2015)
- Health

Utilising a smartphone coupled with a robotic stage, mWSI acquires a single composite image of a biological specimen. The mWSI system converts any microscope into a smart microscope to digitize medical slides at resolutions up to 40x objective magnification.

TocoTrack
Malvi Hemani
TocoTrack

TocoTrack

USA (2015)
- Health

A low-cost tocodynamometer that automates the monitoring of uterine contractions for midwives and provides contraction information in an easy-to-interpret partograph form without the need for continuous electricity.

GreenCHILL
Anurag Agarwal
New Leaf Ventures

GreenCHILL

India (2015)
- Agriculture & Food/Energy

GreenCHILL’s compressor-less & off-grid refrigeration system uses biomass for cooling to allow agriculture communities to preserve produce to reducing food waste and increasing farm revenue.

BlumbangReksa
Imad Majid
Atnic

BlumbangReksa

India (2015)
- Agriculture & Food

An IoT water quality device for shrimp aquaculture. Measures DO (dissolved oxygen), temperature, humidity, pH, salinity, TDS (total dissolved solid) and alerts farmers with SMS tips to maintain optimal environmental conditions for increased yields.

mDOC
Rajeev Kumar
Neurosynaptic Communications

mDOC

India (2015)
- Health

mDOC™ is a mobile diagnostic platform allowing health workers to be mobile and provide healthcare in the patients’ doorstep in rural areas.

Sanivation
Emily Woods
Sanivation

Sanivation

Kenya (2015)
- Water & Sanitation

A complete sanitation service that provides in-home toilets and waste collection coupled with the solar-processing of faces into charcoal briquettes for use as an energy source.

Smart Solar Kiosk
Henri Nyakarundi
ARED

Smart Solar Kiosk

Kenya (2015)
- Energy/Economy & Community

A mobile kiosk that enables connectivity through providing access to electricity and internet services to remote and disconnected places in East Africa. Implemented through a low cost franchise business model.

UjuziKilimo (2015)
Brian Bosire
UjuziKilimo

UjuziKilimo (2015)

Kenya
- Agriculture & Food

Soil quality diagnostic and management through low cost soil analysis and real time monitoring with farmer SMS notification/ tips for increased yields and risk management.