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Venkatesh Konanur

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December 13, 2018

Analytics platform for equipment prognostics and predictive maintenance

Offers a cloud-based predictive maintenance solution that prognosticates machine failures; is one of the few players in the market that has the ability to prognosticate machine failures, as opposed to only threshold monitoring and diagnostics While its technology has not changed drastically since ... read more.
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Venkatesh Konanur

Digital Transformation More...

December 13, 2018

2018 will end as a strong year for industrial IoT, with IoT security and 5G emerging as hot areas and with IoT platforms also finding a resurgence of activity after a brief lull. As the year comes to a close, in our last journal, we wanted to highlight key pieces of activity that happened this year ... read more.

Analyst Insight
Flo technologies
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Venkatesh Konanur

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

December 13, 2018

The company was started by CEO Gabriel Halimi and Henry Halimi in 2015; Flo has raised over $11 million through seed and series rounds; most recently, it raised a $7.8 million Series A led by Crosslink Capital; other notable investors include Echo Capital, Plug and Play, and USAA. The company ... read more.
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Cyclica
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Joshua Haslun

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December 13, 2018

Drug discovery using biophysics, biological data, and artificial intelligence

The company was started by Jason Mitikidis; Naheed Kurji is now the president and CEO. So far, the company has raised about $7 million, including its most recent $2.3 million Series A funding round. The company is a developer of an in silico compound discovery and development platform that utilizes ... read more.
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Abhirabh Basu

Owning the Energy Transition More...

December 13, 2018

Membrane bioreactor (MBR) developers are benefiting from tightening regulations across municipal and industrial markets and the demand for better access to wastewater treatment in emerging economies. By 2021, the MBR market is expected to grow to $3.34 billion from $2.2B in 2018, at which point ... read more.

State of the Market Report
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Katrina Westerhof

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December 12, 2018

As digital innovations penetrate the physical industries, they threaten to upend the products, processes, value chains, and customer relationships of incumbents. In the power industry, renewables and distributed generation, alongside other forces, are prompting rapid change on a global scale, and ... read more.

State of the Market Report
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Lewie Roberts

Autonomous Systems 2.0 More...

December 12, 2018

Fleet management software for ridesharing and carsharing

Offers a software solution for car-sharing and ride-sharing operations for fleet operators and an autonomous vehicle ride-sharing management platform; also deploys Level 4 autonomous vehicles under the name Auro, after acquiring Auro Robotics in 2017 Claims its differentiation lies in its software's... read more.
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L'oreal
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Danielle Bradnan

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

December 12, 2018

Healthcare has been collecting data for decades in order to improve treatments and therapeutic products. Regulations surrounding the ownership of medical data have prevented the development of alternative revenue streams; however, with the increasing blurring of lines between medicine and wellness ... read more.

Analyst Insight
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Kyle Landry

Autonomous Systems 2.0 More...

December 12, 2018

Autonomous vehicle development software

Jan Decker (CEO) and Dejan Pangercic (CTO) founded Apex.AI in 2017 based on their work with robotics and autonomous vehicles at Bosch and Faraday Future; the company raised about $15.5 million in November from Lightspeed Venture Partners and Canaan Partners. The company has developed two software ... read more.
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Jonathan Melnick

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

December 12, 2018

On December 4, 2018, Lawrence Rosenberg, the president and CEO of the Integrated Health & Social Services University Network of West-Central Montreal in Quebec, Canada, invited Lux Research, Darrell Johnson (VP of Data Science Business Solutions at Medtronic), and a 60-person cross-functional ... read more.

Analyst Insight

Electronic Materials: The Emerging Solutions

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

Demand for 5G electronics and the emergence of the internet of things have created new demand for materials that offer higher performance but are cheap enough to enable rollout of millions of new devices. This report will identify new materials technologies in polymers for electronics and thermal management, as well as the technology developers behind these efforts, and pick winners for commercialization.

Scouting Innovations for Corrosion's Tough Problems

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

Corrosion remains perhaps the most persistent challenge we face in the materials industry. New sustainability regulations are making this even more challenging, by pushing out chrome 6 and limiting the use of solvents. This report will scout early stage technologies, start-ups, and identify corporate approaches to tackling the corrosion challenge.

Emerging Materials Opportunities for the Apparel Industry

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

The apparel industry is a huge market for polymers, coatings, dyes, and more, but the low cost tolerance and fast development cycles make materials innovation a challenge. However, there are increasing demands for sustainable products, differentiation, more functional clothing, and cleaner manufacturing. All this creates new opportunities for materials innovation; this report will highlight the most promising areas.

The Modern-day Biotech Business Model

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

This report will examine the theoretical advantages of industrial fermentation (scale independent, allowing for right-sized and distributed manufacturing; flexible production) and reasons for 2018 setbacks. It will examine the continued shift towards high margin products.

Metal 3D printing Segmentation for Emerging Applications

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q4 2019

This report will analyze the technical capabilities of existing metal 3D printers to: 1) define common use cases; 2) highlight further development areas; and 3) emphasize the caveats of metal 3D printing applications.

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