Today, Israel celebrates 67 years of the Startup Nation. People around the world are paying attention as this story continues to unfold – a startup country with a startup mentality, creating amazing innovation across all ‘sectors’ of life.
And today, OurCrowd also announces the launch of our 67th investment! In just two short years, OurCrowd has established itself as a major force in startup investing, with more than $110M invested from its community of thousands of accredited investors from around the world. OurCrowd’s companies span major investment sectors – and even continents – and include innovation in the Internet of Things, Fintech, Cybersecurity, Medtech, Agritech, Big Data, and Robotics.
So, without further ado, here are OurCrowd’s 67 investments and portfolio companies:
Consumer Hardware/Internet of Things
BT9 – IoT for supply chain management.
Clipfort – Securing firearms with biometric authentication.
Consumer Physics – Makers of Scio, the molecular scanner that has been hailed as “Google for matter,” with a top ten Kickstarter campaign.
Corephotonics – A compact camera design house with computational photography expertise.
Stringify – Unifying platform for the Internet of Everything.
MUV Interactive – Making any surface a richly interactive touchscreen.
Pixie – The leading “Location of Things” supplier with a guitar pick size IoT tag that is networked, long battery life, VR discoverable, programmable with SDK.
VocalZoom – Accurate voice recognition in any environment.
Abe’s Market – Online marketplace for great natural products.
Boatbound – Fastest growing U.S. Peer-to-Peer boat rental marketplace.
Cimagine – Boosting sales through a new 3D visualization retail experience.
Curiyo – Automatically enhances web content with relevant information.
Nextpeer – Industry leading mobile gamers network.
Parko – Social parking solution.
Social Bicycles – Turnkey bike-sharing platform with a disruptive model for small-scale.
Takes – Why choose between taking a photo or a video when you can do both?
BatBlue – Moving security infrastructure to the cloud.
BioCatch – Game-changing solution for advanced cyber threats.
Covertix – Complete control and protection of digital files.
Fireblade – Protecting websites from cyber-attacks.
Morphisec Technologies – Cyber-security solution that morphs programs in order to make them invisible.
Nativeflow – Data protection for any device.
Energy & AgTech
CropX – Using smart sensors and smart phone apps to save massive amounts of water in standard irrigation systems for farmers.
EdenShield – Truly non-toxic crop protection sourced in the Judean Desert.
Enverid – Using space-age air treatment to lower energy costs for commercial buildings.
Lucid Energy – Renewable energy from the water grid.
Applango – Enterprise platform for cloud apps.
Apploi – Interactive recruiting software for the service and support industries.
Bizzabo – Reinventing the world of offline conferences.
BriefCam – Video synopsis software for enterprise and consumer security.
Freightos – B2B global marketplace for freight, from the founder of Tradeum.
PowWow – Mobilizing corporate software in minutes.
Scalabil.it – Streamlining and securing proof of concept testing.
StackIQ – Automating deployment & management of Big Data and Cloud Infrastructure.
Tapit – Simplifying access to info on mobile.
Zula – Cloud collaboration for mobile.
BillGuard – Top personal finance app fighting credit card fraud and identity theft, with major Xperian deal.
Borro – A leading online asset-backed lending platform.
CrediFi – Bloomberg-like platform for Commercial Real Estate.
Marketing & AdTech
Appforma – Autonomous marketing platform replacing ad agencies for SMBs.
BIScience – Competitive intelligence for the $140B digital advertising market.
Crosswise – Mapping users across devices for digital advertising.
Easy Social Shop – Bringing online retail to Facebook.
Influitive – The pioneer in the B2B advocate marketing space.
MentAd – Rapidly growing predictive marketing platform.
Viewbix – Add an interactive layer to videos.
Webydo – Instant web design without code. Built by designers, for designers.
Tech Company redefining mobile advertising (Coming Soon…)
ElMindA – A next generation mapping tool for visualizing the brain’s neural activity.
Global Kinetics Corporation– Wearable sensor & advanced analytics tracking Parkinson’s disease symptoms.
HIL Applied Medical – Next generation accelerators for proton-beam cancer therapy.
Medaware – Preventing prescription errors through Big Data.
MST – Medical Surgeries Technology – Robotic vision system for laparoscopic surgery.
PulmOne – Innovative technology bringing lung-function testing to the desktop.
ReWalk Robotics– Giving paraplegics the ability to stand, walk and climb (NSDQ: RWLK)
Sight Diagnostics – Bringing computer vision to the multibillion dollar blood testing industry.
Surgical Theater – Patient-specific 3D imaging for planning and rehearsing complex surgeries.
Syqe Medical– World’s first medical-grade cannabis inhaler.
TheraCoat – Optimized drug delivery for bladder diseases.
The Trendlines Group– Leading medtech incubator.
UPnRIDE Robotics – Providing unprecedented mobility in any environment.
Stealth Mode Company in Medical Imaging (Coming Soon…)
eVigilo – Next generation emergency alert system.
HighCon – Bringing folding carton packaging into the digital age.
MyAgentFinder – High quality, pre-vetted referrals for large realtor networks.
Neverware – Verticalized IT solution for the education sector.
XpresSpa – Category-defining airport retailer funding a major expansion.
Israeli innovations and investment opportunities
As the Israel celebrates its 67th birthday, the country is expected to continue earning international acclaim for its cutting-edge innovations, startups, and research in the fields of science, technology, medicine, and the environment. OurCrowd has a great ringside seat for seeing what’s trending right now and finding the best investment opportunities the Startup Nation has to offer.