Two UI startups awarded Commercialization Enhancement (CE) grants by UIRF and UIVentures. CE grants are targeted at companies that are close to beta test or introduction of a product or service and need a small amount is capital to reach their goal. Often a potential industry partner or investor requires additional proof of market need before investing.
ECR Logic is developing a portable data collection and recall app for field scientist. Their 1st app is targeted at State and private archeologists. I-Site Mobile will same significant time, and reduce errors. CE support is completing the company’s Android software version. ECR’s soft launch is slated for March 2018.
Via-Wise is developing an app to predict future road conditions, as they will be as a vehicle travels through various locations. Trucking lines are the first market for the in-cab Truck-Wise app. Via-Wise expects to reduce significantly delays, accidents, and spoiled cargo. CE funding is being used to complete fine-tuning of the AI algorithms and field-testing.