The team behind the high-tech startup receives grant money from the Innovationsfonden Denmark’s InnoBooster program
Odense, Denmark: Today, Berger Neurorobotics is glad to announce that Innovation Fund Denmark approved the team’s project application for the InnoBooster program. The application was entitled “Commercial Brain-Computer Interfaces for advanced welfare technologies”. The appointed amount of money will be invested in a project with the company from the period of 1 February 2017 to 31 August 2017. Berger Neurorobotics is currently developing its first product – “Claire Cognition”, a novel AI-based system for cognitive stimulation.
Within the project, the company wants to develop a hardware prototype, integrate it with other system components, and prepare usability tests. Some other activities that will also be included in the project execution plan are an investigation of specific materials and designs, and organization of experiments that will involve real users.
“We feel highly motivated to continue developing our product’s first prototype. Our goal is to demonstrate that brain-computer interfaces can be used to address different conditions related to problems with cognitive functions and to conduct usability testings with real users to prove the workability of this concept”, commented from the company’s base camp.
About Berger Neurorobotics: Berger Neurorobotics, IVS is a high-tech Danish startup for personal health and welfare. The company creates wearable devices and machine learning technologies that understand physiological signals and help people improve their wellness. The company’s first product is a set of cognitive stimulation apps called “Claire Cognition” targeting health-consciousness individuals and mild dementia patients.
About Innovation Fund Denmark: Innovation Fund invests in the development of new knowledge and technology leading to the strengthening of research and innovative solutions for the benefit of growth and employment in Denmark. The fund focuses on supporting solutions to specific societal challenges and boost research and innovation performance of companies.
About InnoBooster: InnoBooster is one of the three programs that is supported by the Innovation Fund Denmark. It is especially oriented towards small enterprises and entrepreneurs with sound development plans. InnoBooster invests only in innovative ideas with clear and ambitious goals.