Insurtech startup omni:us gets €1.6 million from the EU for its AI-driven claims platform – an interview with CEO Sofie Quidenus-Wahlforss

In a couple of weeks, we’ll participate in The Big Score in the lovely city of Ghent, Belgium, an international venture capital & corporate innovation event that will feature 50 of Europe’s most promising growth stage scale-ups and 25 interesting Belgian startups. One of the scale-ups that will be also in attendance is Berlin-based omni:us. […]

Funding flows to Zurich: Teralytics raises $17.5 million, AI tech startup Deepcode scores $4 million

Two noteworthy funding announcements coming out of Zurich, Switzerland today – and both from spin-offs from the ETH: 1) Mobility intelligence startup Teralytics has secured $17.5 million in a funding round led by Robert Bosch Venture Capital together with Deutsche Bahn Digital Ventures, innogy Ventures, LBBW Venture Capital, Liil Ventures, Atomico and Lakestar. The company […]

Dutch startup Vakanties.nl gets €5 million in funding to personalise listings with machine learning

The Rotterdam-based startup Vakanties.nl has received an investment of €5 million from its co-founder and a founder of Triton-acquired Sunweb, Joost Romeijn. The startup uses machine learning to personalise the list of options for accommodations, rental cars and flights that each visitor sees. The investment will be used to develop a non-linear chatbot to serve […]

Berlin-based Brighter AI secures several million euros in funding to enable anonymised data processing in the cloud

Brighter AI Technologies, a deep-tech startup working to overcome the limitations of human and machine vision with artificial intelligence, has just closed a round of financing. The investment from eCAPITAL and Giesecke + Devrient Ventures will be used to accelerate product development and expand the startup’s team across engineering, sales, and marketing. Since its inception […]