The teams at Startup SuperNova:
Astrid EdTech, GET Consulting, GæðaMeistari, Lóalóa, Modul Work, Revolníu, Skarpur, Soultech. KuraTech and Lykkjustund are missing from the picture.
Ten startups have been selected to participate in the business accelerator Startup SuperNova 2023 following an extensive preparation and selection process that began with a Masterclass course in June. A total of three dozen progressive startups competed for a place in the accelerator.
The ten startups currently participating in Startup SuperNova are working on diverse innovations in different fields; from a smart program with healing frequencies to help people with stress-related problems to interactive knitting patterns that adapt to the knitter's imagination. But even though the wands are of many kinds, they all have one thing in common: working on innovations intended for the international market.
Startups that have done well in recent years after participating in Startup SuperNova include Plaio, Procura, Swapp Agency, Bulby, Keeps, Quick Lookup, FitTales, Deed Delivery and Stubbur.
"Representatives KLAK, Nova and Huawei have been working hard in recent days to select start-ups to participate in the business accelerator. It is especially pleasing that we received applications from many powerful entrepreneurs. We wish the top 10 teams the best of luck and look forward to working closely with them in the coming weeks,” says Ásta Sóllilja Guðmundsdóttir, manager of KLAK – Icelandic Startups.
Startup Supernova is a joint project between Nova and KLAK - Icelandic Startups with the support of Huawei, where they strive to build business solutions for the international market.
Astrid EdTech tells stories about climate issues and encourages young people to learn, discuss new ideas and take action.
The team includes Ásta Olga Magnúsdóttir, Vanessa Carpenter, Geir Borg, Beatriz Prados, Sunna Mogensen, Lemke Mejer, Haukur Hilmarsson and Laufey Stefánsdóttir.
Astrid EdTech uses the power of storytelling in immersive mediums to benefit climate change education.
GET Consulting introduces a new approach to My Pages, where companies work with many people's business data
party but through a single interface in a fast, convenient and secure way.
The team includes Guðlaug Hrönn Jóhannsdóttir and Eyvindur Tryggvason.
GET Consulting introduces a new approach to customer self-service portals where companies collaborate with multiple parties through a single interface in a fast, efficient and secure way.
The Quality Master is a quality management system for sole traders, small and medium-sized companies in the construction industry. A simple, clear and favorable solution that improves quality and lowers costs.
The team consists of Sunna Ösp Þórsdóttir, Sara Hvanndal Magnúsdóttir, Reynir Viðar Ingason and Jón Andrés Vilhelmsson.
QualityMaestro is a quality management system for independent, small and medium-sized companies in the construction industry. A simple, clear and affordable solution that improves quality and lowers costs.
KuraTech multiplies the value of bankruptcy estates through automation and enhanced visibility for executors.
The team consists of Kristján Óli Ingvarsson, Árni Steinn Viggósson and Sara Árnadóttir.
KuraTech maximizes the value of bankruptcy estates with automation and increased overview for the liquidator.
Knittable increases the creativity of knitters by offering interactive knitting patterns that adapt to the knitter's ideas, work for all types of yarn and come in all sizes. The solution shortens the time from idea to knitting from hours to minutes for the general knitter, and the time from idea to finished pattern from months to hours for knitting designers.
The team consists of Nanna Einarsdóttir, Renata Sigurbergsdóttir Blöndal and Jón Þorsteinsson.
Knittable enables the creativity of knitters by providing interactive knitting patterns that adapt to their own design ideas, work for any yarn type and come in any size. The solution decreases the idea-to-knitting time from hours to minutes for the general knitter, and the idea-to-market time from months to hours for knit designers.
Lóalóa is a simple solution for collections of videos and other content. The system both stores content and distributes it to various media, and each collection comes with customized websites that can be placed under any website.
The team includes Tinni Sveinsson, Valur Hrafn Einarsson and Sverrir Vilhjálmur Hermannsson.
Lóalóa is an easy to use online video platform for business. A simple solution to manage, store and share video and other digital content. It also offers dedicated webpages with each archive that can be placed under any website.
Modul Work is a cloud solution that increases job satisfaction by actively involving people in their career development through direct ownership of their work through the use of live job descriptions. Live Job Descriptions are interactive templates that reduce jobs to tasks where teams have visibility and collaboration on division of labor in an ever-changing workflow with the help of artificial intelligence.
The team consists of Kristinn Freyr Haraldsson, Vilborg Þórðardóttir, Mats Lennartsson and Jónas Óskar Magnússon.
Modul Work is a cloud-solution that increases job satisfaction by empowering people to actively participate in their job development through direct ownership of their job using dynamic job descriptions. Dynamic job descriptions are modular templates that deconstruct jobs into assignments where teams have an overview and collaborate in the ever-changing flow of work supported by AI.
Revolníu creates healing frequencies to help people with stress-related problems, sleep and concentration, and to help people with tinnitus. We are making smart apps and are developing a headset/brain scanner.
The team consists of Baldur Vignir Karlsson, Georg Holm, Kristján Þór Héðinsson and Einar Jón Einarsson.
Revolníu is creating relaxing Solfeggio frequencies to help with stress related ailments, sleep and focus, and to help people with tinnitus. We are creating an app and developing headphones/brainscanner.
Skarpur develops a new software solution to revolutionize project planning. The system automatically creates and maintains an optimized schedule that allows you to react quickly to changes, reduce manual labor and take your operation to a new level of efficiency and effectiveness.
The team includes Aron Ásmundsson and Eythór Helgason.
Skarpur is developing an innovative software solution to revolutionize project planning. The system automatically creates and maintains optimized schedules, enabling you to respond quickly in changing environments, freeing you from manual labor, and taking your planning to a new level of efficiency and effectiveness.
Soultech develops software that transforms the collaboration of the public & psychologists. Our vision is that everyone, regardless of finances & location, has access to psychological support & self-help-psychological treatments.
The team consists of Bryndís Lóa Jóhannsdóttir, Davíð Haraldsson, Stefán Ólafsson, Pétur Örn Jónsson and Sophia Barcala.
Soultech develops software that transforms the collaboration between the public and psychologists. Our vision is that everyone, regardless of financial status & location, should have access to psychological services, content & self-help psychology treatments.