Zzapp Malaria

ZZAPP MALARIA Healthcare, Human Security, Urban and Local Needs Zzapp Malaria’s malaria eradication platform has the potential to save 627,000 lives a year ABOUT ZZAPP MALARIA summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company case study stateup view Summary Founded in 2016 Funding total: $4 million; most recently won $3 million from the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE …

Windward

WINDWARD Data-driven decision making, Public Safety, Supply Chain Management From illegal fishing to drug smuggling, Windward’s AI-powered platform helps authorities manage maritime risk ABOUT WINDWARD summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Company in Action stateup view Summary Year founded: 2010 Funding (pre-IPO): $32.2M Investors include (pre-IPO): Aleph, Horizons Ventures, XL Innovate, Marc Benioff, and Lord …

WeWalk

WEWALK Social Care, Urban and Local Needs WeWALK’s hardware and software products enable visually impaired people to navigate urban environments ABOUT WEWALK summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Company in Action stateup view Summary Founded in 2017 Latest funding: Pre-seed, $750,000 Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: 110% Investors include Vestel Ventures; former executives from …

UrbanFootprint

URBANFOOTPRINT Data-driven decision making, Infrastructure and Built Environment, Urban and Local needs UrbanFootprint can help policymakers devise an implementation strategy for post-pandemic recovery ABOUT URBANFOOTPRINT summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company case study stateup view Summary Founded in 2014 Total funding: $18 million; Series A ($11.5 million in February 2020) Investors include Social Capital, Valo …

Toka

TOKA Cybersecurity Toka empowers governments to leverage the IoT landscape for intelligence and operational purposes ABOUT TOKA summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Company in Action stateup view Summary Founded in 2018 Funding total: $37.5 million; latest round: $25 million Series B in October 2021 Investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Dell Technologies Capital, Entrée Capital, Eclipse …

Rensource

RENSOURCE Decarbonisation and greening public services, Infrastructure and the Built Environment Rensource’s solar micro-utilities are providing African SMEs with reliable power. ABOUT RENSOURCE summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Case Study stateup view Summary Founded in 2015 Total funding and latest funding round: £20.3 million; Early Stage VC, £2.2 million Revenue band: £5-10 million  Investors …

Portal de Compras Públicas

PORTAL DE COMPRAS PÚBLICAS Public Procurement 40% of Brazilian municipalities reportedly use this digital marketplace to run more efficient procurement processes ABOUT PORTAL DE COMPRAS PÚBLICAS summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Company in Action stateup view Summary Founded in 2016 Funding: £340,000 (seed) Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: 76% Investors include Cedro Capital …

Olio

OLIO Urban and local needs, Social Care Since 2015, 5 million people have joined OLIO and collectively given away 40 million portions of food ABOUT OLIO summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Company in Action stateup view Summary Founded in 2015 Total funding: Over $50m, including $43m Series B (September 2021) Revenue growth from 2020 …

IVIX

IVIX FinTech for public needs IVIX is developing AI to help governments identify and collect $6 trillion in lost tax revenue each year ABOUT IVIX summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action stateup view Summary Founded in 2020 Funding total: $13 million (seed round, July 2021) Investors include Team8 Capital, Cardumen Capital, Citi …

Ignite Power

IGNITE POWER Decarbonisation and greening public services, Urban and Local Needs Connecting thousands of rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa to off-grid solar power ABOUT IGNITE POWER summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Case Study stateup view Summary Year founded: 2014 Offices (HQs): Rwanda FTEs: 50 Key partners: Government of Rwanda, Government of Mozambique Key executives: …

Fairtiq

FAIRTIQ Mobility Seamless mobile ticketing across multiple transit modes, with benefits for both passengers and operators. ABOUT FAIRTIQ summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action stateup view Summary Year founded: 2016 HQ: Bern, Switzerland FTEs: ~70 Key clients/partners: Swiss Federal Railways (SBB); French National Railway Company (SNCF); Regionalbus Lenzburg; Aktiv Bus Flensburg Key …

Electreon

ELECTREON Mobility, Urban and Local Needs Electreon’s technology charges electric vehicles wirelessly, helping charging infrastructure meet rising EV demand ABOUT ELECTREON summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company Case Study stateup view Summary Founded in 2013 Total funding and latest funding: £311 million, Post-IPO Equity £43.4 million  Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: 100%  Investors include …

ECOncrete

ECONCRETE BlueTech, Decarbonisation, Infrastructure and Built Environment ECOncrete deploys greener, more resilient marine infrastructure ABOUT ECONCRETE summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action stateup view Summary Founded in 2012 HQ in Tel Aviv FTEs: 11-50 Key clients/partners: Brooklyn Bridge Park, NYC; Neptune, NJ and more communities; Island Global Yachting (IGY); Port of San …

Carbfix

CARBFIX Decarbonisation Carbfix is turning to stone increasing volumes of carbon dioxide emissions ABOUT CARBFIX summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action stateup view Summary Year founded 2019 Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: 50% Lead investors: Carbfix is a subsidiary of Reykjavik Energy Offices (HQs): Reykjavík, Iceland FTEs: 10-20  Key clients/partners: SORPA …

CalWave

CALWAVE BlueTech / Decarbonisation and greening government / Urban and Local Needs UC Berkeley spin-out CalWave’s technology captures the vast and steady power of the ocean at scale ABOUT CALWAVE summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action Summary Founded in 2014 Funding total: $19 million, including a $7.5M grant from the DOE in …

Builders Patch

BUILDERS PATCH Infrastructure and Built Environment A data-driven platform that modernises housing finance to help governments tackle the affordable housing crisis ABOUT BUILDERS PATCH summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company case study stateup view Summary Year founded: 2017 Funding total and latest funding round: Seed, $2.3 million (August 2021) Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: …

Avela

AVELA Education, Administrative Tech, AI & Machine Learning Avela envisions a world where opportunities are more equitably and efficiently allocated, starting with education ABOUT AVELA summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company case study stateup view Summary Year founded: 2019 Fully remote team, with HQ in San Francisco  11-50 FTEs Key clients/partners: Teach for America (TFA), …

Bitt

BITT FinTech for public needs Bitt’s digital currency management services are helping governments transition to more efficient and inclusive financial systems. ABOUT BITT summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company case study stateup view read more Summary Founded in 2013 HQ in Bridgetown, Barbados FTEs: 51-100 Key clients/partners: The Central Bank of Nigeria, The Eastern Caribbean …

Airseed

AIRSEED Agritech, AI / Machine Learning, Decarbonisation AirSeed have developed the specialism and technology to scale environmental restoration using seed-planting drones ABOUT AIRSEED summary profile plans for 2022 who should connect with this company company in action stateup view Summary Year founded: 2018 Funding: Series A forthcoming Revenue growth from 2020 to 2021: N/A Lead investors: TWIYO Offices: HQ in …