AXA Venture Partners (AVP) is a venture capital fund investing in high-growth, technology-enabled companies. AVP has built a unique investment platform specialized in tech investments with $600 million of assets under management through three pillars of investment expertise: Early Stage Fund, Growth Stage Fund and Fund of Funds. To date, AVP has invested in 40 Early and Growth equity deals and 6 Fund investments. AVP team operates globally backed by offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Paris and Hong Kong. Beyond investments, AVP provides access to business development opportunities helping portfolio companies to scale globally and accelerate their growth.
AxonIQ, a Dutch-native tech company, offers an end-to-end development and infrastructure platform for smoothly evolving Event-Driven microservices focused on CQRS and Event Sourcing. Axon provides a unified, productive way of developing Java applications that can evolve without significant refactoring from a monolith to Event-Driven microservices. Axon includes both a programming model as well as specialized infrastructure to provide enterprise ready operational support for the programming model - especially for scaling and distributing mission critical business applications.
Blockstream’s mission is to create the financial infrastructure of the future. We build crypto-financial infrastructure based on Bitcoin, the most robust and secure blockchain. Applying cutting-edge cryptography and security engineering, we’re building the products and networks that make financial markets more efficient by reducing reliance on trust. With a long term outlook on delivering robust and scalable solutions, we invest heavily in research and development to strengthen the Bitcoin ecosystem and protocol.
Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks, heralding the new era of self-protecting software. Contrast's patented deep security instrumentation is the breakthrough technology that enables highly accurate assessment and always-on protection of an entire application portfolio, without disruptive scanning or expensive security experts. Only Contrast has sensors that work actively inside applications to uncover vulnerabilities, prevent data breaches, and secure the entire enterprise from development to operations, to production.
D-ID was established by three innovators who rose to the challenge of creating the first facial image de-identification solution, to protect privacy without influencing usability. D-ID’s unique technology applies deep-learning methodologies to enhance privacy and ensure regulatory compliance by removing unnecessary sensitive biometric data from facial images. Completely seamless and transparent, D-ID protected photos looks no different to the human eye. Yet D-ID photos cannot be decrypted or reverse-engineered – outsmarting even the most advanced facial recognition engines. Allowing companies and individuals to store, share and post images in a privacy-secured manner, makes D-ID one of the world’s leading identity theft protection companies.
The explosion of data is a huge problem for organizations. Now with GDPR-like regulations coming into place, company data is now also a massive compliance risk. DocAuthority enables you to turn these compliance requirements into business opportunities and use them to dramatically improve all aspects of unstructured data usage, management and governance. DocAuthority's revolutionary and patented AI engine quickly and efficiently identifies and creates an inventory of all of your business data with the precision of 99.99%. With ease, you can now accurately identify both data's risk and its value and automate its ongoing classification, protection and retention while improving accessibility and quality.
ForceManager are pioneers in sales management software for field sales teams, facilitating their work and offering greater visibility of what goes on in the field. Founded in 2011 with the aim to professionalize sales through technology, ForceManager now has offices in the UK, Spain, Colombia and Mexico. The international team of over 70 employees help clients in more than 30 countries to plan, execute and oversee their sales strategy whether acquiring new business or covering a portfolio of existing clients.
Futurae Technologies was founded by ETH Zurich security researchers and offers a strong suite of multi-factor authentication tools that provide a high degree of security and improve the customer experience while protecting the user’s privacy. The suite consists of a range of authentication methods that offer companies full flexibility (e.g. push-based, mobile-only, IoT authentication or sound-based; the innovative autonomous ‘SoundProof’ product). In addition, Futurae enables swift and uncomplicated integration into a company’s existing infrastructure and reduces overall operating costs.
Geomiq is the UK’s leading Digital Manufacturing Marketplace. An innovative B2B MaaS (Manufacturing as a Service) platform and Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered systems that connect buyers and sellers with unprecedented efficiency. Conventional manufacturing is infamously challenging for companies both big and small. We’re tackling that head on by making reliable manufacturing methods instantly available to engineers all over the world through our digital platform. Empowering every one of our customers to create revolutionary products faster, Geomiq democratises access to transparent & predictable manufacturing.