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Announcing SVIEF 2014 Innovation Award Top 30

Event date: Sep 27th, 2014 (08:00am -06:00pm)
Conference Venue: Santa Clara Convention Center
SVIEF Web:http://www.svief.org/
Registration:http://www.svief.org/2014/enlish/zc.php

2014 The Silicon Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF)Innovation Awards Top 30 list is announced! These top 30 projects are including areas such as Mobile Internet/Gaming, wearable tech, 3D printing, robotics, health Care IT, New Energy, software, hardware/semiconductor, and other emerging technologies, etc. All of them go far beyond marginal improvements in existing products and services.

Award Ceremony will be held at SVIEF 2014, which will take place on Sep 27th at Santa Clara Convention Center

  • Avegant
    Avegant is a technology company revolutionizing the world of wearable displays. In early 2014 Avegant introduced the Glyph, a portable headset for mobile or home use. Combining a unique flip-down form factor, super sharp imagery, a single HDMI connection, 3D capability, Bluetooth headtracking and premium noise-cancelling audio, the Glyph allows users to take their media on the go.
  • Birdi
    Birdi: Smart Air Monitor. We monitor the air quality of your home, tracking dust, soot and other health dangers plus warn you about emergencies like fire and carbon monoxide. Stay connected and protected in your home. Birdi (formerly Canary) is an elegant device for your ceiling that sends you the information you need, right to our app, exactly when you need it.
  • Bluebox Security
    Bluebox’s mobile security solution safeguards corporate data within mobile applications.
  • BlueCity LLC
    BlueCity is a solutions provider with a core focus on Mobile Technologies and Sensor Integration using Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi Direct.We believe in the potential of IOT and Crowd-Sourced mechanisms to collect data from a users environment leading to actionable intelligence.Our Full Stack solution comprising of our custom hardware and suite of applications are geared towards a wide variety of use cases including waste management and environmental sensing.
  • CA7CH
    Re-imagining the camera as a connected wearable device, CA7CH created Lightbox by bringing together supreme hardware quality, mobile app and cloud to design an innovative user experience that lets you capture and share life effortlessly. Built for Smart Phones, Lightbox packs pro camera features such as 1080p HD quality and live video streaming into a package that’s only 1.5” (3.8cm) small. Shifting storage to the cloud and introducing beautiful filters, video editing and one-click sharing tools, we envisioned Lightbox as a new companion for the Smart Phone.
  • Comprehend Systems 
    Comprehend offers cloud-based clinical data insight solutions for universal access to data.
  • Dinneract
    OTO customize food order. Customers could get their personal chief to cook on their own place, as long as schedules match.
  • EHang, Inc.
    In China, Ghost is the first done which could be operated by app on mobile devices. It is very easy to operate.You just need to point on maps to ask Ghost to hover, return, landing or even stop in the air.Ghost also could make your aerial filming dream come true.
  • Electric Imp
    Electric Imp provides an innovative and powerful service platform that makes it simple to connect devices to the Internet. The company’s proven WiFi-enabled solution - featuring fully integrated hardware, software, OS, APIs and cloud services - dramatically decreases cost and time to market. The Electric Imp platform is reliable and secure, empowering businesses and developers to deploy, manage and quickly scale their connected products and services to millions of users.To learn more about the Electric Imp platform and solution, please visit www.electricimp.com.
  • Exeray
    Exeray is about evolution and revolution in big data. As smart devices, information sharing networks, and data mining tools lead us into big data age, simply superior data structures and algorithms are needed to build complex systems to handle massive datasets.
  • TAO-Wellness
    Only TAOTM allows anyone to exercise anytime, anywhereTM. TAO combines real exercise - based on isometrics, similar to yoga and Pilates mechanics – with mobile. TAOs app coaches you through reps of exercises that are as rigorous as you want them to be. TAO coaches you to vary the pressure you exert during the exercise, making the workout more beneficial and more fun.
  • Grabit Inc.
    Electric Imp provides an innovative and powerful service platform that makes it simple to connect devices to the Internet. The company’s proven WiFi-enabled solution - featuring fully integrated hardware, software, OS, APIs and cloud services - dramatically decreases cost and time to market. The Electric Imp platform is reliable and secure, empowering businesses and developers to deploy, manage and quickly scale their connected products and services to millions of users.To learn more about the Electric Imp platform and solution, please visit www.electricimp.com.
  • Handscape
    HandScape Inc. is a startup company based in Mountain View, CA. HandScape was formed to design and deliver user-focused solutions, which enable new models for inputting data and navigating computer screens via a gripping hand. Our solutions leverage emerging capacitive touch and hover sensor technologies located primarily on the back of tablets for a richer, more ergonomic solution.
  • hitchBOT
    hitchBOT is an adventurous robot that began hitchhiking across Canada in July 2014. hitchBOT was first conceived in 2013 as a collaborative art project between Dr. David Harris Smith, Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies and Multimedia at McMaster University, and Dr. Frauke Zeller, Assistant Professor in the School of Professional Communication at Ryerson University. Using artificial intelligence (AI) and user interface (UI) design, including speech recognition, speech processing, social media, and Wikipedia APIs, hitchBOT has charmed its way through rides from coast to coast across Canada. For more information, visit hitchBOT’s website at www.hitchbot.me
  • Joyfit 3D
    Electric Imp provides an innovative and powerful service platform that makes it simple to connect devices to the Internet. The company’s proven WiFi-enabled solution - featuring fully integrated hardware, software, OS, APIs and cloud services - dramatically decreases cost and time to market. The Electric Imp platform is reliable and secure, empowering businesses and developers to deploy, manage and quickly scale their connected products and services to millions of users.To learn more about the Electric Imp platform and solution, please visit www.electricimp.com.
  • Karfarm
    The KarFarm Team developed an innovative platform that utilize the latest online and mobile technologies to revolutionize the car buying experience.
  • Lark Technologies
    Lark interprets the world’s sensor data to empower people to live a happier and healthier life. Designed with top behavior science faculty from Harvard and Stanford, Lark’s Behavior Change Engine is a software backend solution, powering best-in-class hardware partners’ wearable sensor solutions.
  • Mighty Cast
    NEX is the nexus of digital and physical connections. While most tech wristbands on the market today focus on fitness and health, the NEX lets you interact with all your passions, from friends to music to gaming to movies to sports - and so much more.
  • NeuroSky
    NeuroSky is breaking the boundaries of body and mind monitoring and analysis for consumer-facing, wearable technology products. Our innovative biosensors are used in hundreds of products, brought to market by our partners, for body and mind health.
  • Nod Labs
    Nod Labs develops hardware and software that pushes the boundaries of what is possible with computers. Nod Labs believes technology should be magic, just out of the way.
  • Orbeus
    Orbeus is a computer vision company that focus on organizing visual information and making it universally accessible. We are the first and only company to provide a proprietary cloud-based image analysis solution that makes sense of faces, scenes and objects all together.
  • Polarr
    Best photo retouching web editor
  • Sentri
    Stay in control with your home from anywhere
  • Sobrr
    At Sobrr, we fundamentally change the way people interact with one another online by introducing the concept of "temporary social network." On Sobrr, everything expires in 24 hours including posts, chats and even friendships unless both sides explicitly choose to "keep."
  • SolidPartners, Inc.
    At SolidPartners, the mission is to provide software tools that allow a whole new population of companies to utilize PLM capabilities that were previously only accessible to companies with a lot of money and a lot of skill.
  • Suitable Technologies
    The BeamPro allows users to interact with remote locations by coupling high-end video and audio with the freedom of motion to move about a space.
  • Tapsis Ltd
    Cluster of e-services Ltd has developed multiaplicational platform TAPSIS , dedicated to manage micropayments, ticketing and loyalty solutions. Multiaplicational platform TAPSIS allow to use one el. card or NFC phone for identification and access control, payments in cafeterias and shops, taxi and car parking, copy/printing and vending machines, to buy and store in the card or NFC phone tickets for transport and events, to get vouchers and accumulate loyalty points and use it later for partly payments for services or goods.
  • The Eye Tribe
    The Eye Tribe software enables eye control on mobile devices, allowing hands­free navigation of websites and apps, including eye activated login, enhanced gaming experiences and cloud­based user engagement analytics.
  • Trustlook
    Founded in 2013 and headquartered in Silicon Valley, Trustlook is a global leader in next-generation mobile security solutions. Trustlook security industry veterans are pioneering the first APT (advanced persistent threat) mobile security solution in order to detect and address zero-day vulnerabilities an advanced malware.
  • UNU Electronics Inc.
    Founded in 2009, UNU was created to address the ever-growing need of reliable lasting power. Even in its infancy, UNU has always strived to bring reliable power to the public. By ensuring that every product consists of the highest quality materials, goes through thorough testing, and features long-lasting components, UNU has become one of the leaders in the mobile power industry. UNU has grown from a single 1,000sq foot office in the bay area into a multi-national manufacturer and distributor of mobile power accessories that has seen rapid growth each year of its existence. Within 5 years, UNU has already been awarded prestigious awards such as the CES 2013: Innovations Award, PC Magazines iPhone Accessory of the Year, and iLounge’s Best of Show CES 2014.

About Innovation Award



SVIEF established bilateral cooperative relationships with more than 50 angel investment institutions, top investment groups, 10 American mainstream incubator (eg RocketSpace, PlugandPlay, and etc.) as well as a number of top professional associations (such as the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley, Solid and etc.) in both China and US . Start-ups club has over 3,000 active members, and every month well-known VCs ,successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and senior managers are gathering here in business seminars, looking for potential projects. Club also organized members visit high-tech Parks in China. Whenever there is the potential creation we receive, we promise to bring it up, strongly integrate China-US venture capital resources and create the environment for your success. In the past 4 years, we got over 1500 projects, and over 30 projects are invested by VCs/Angel investors and government high-tech awards, with over 8million dollars.

Why apply



• Ability to maximize exposure with company introduction and logo listed on SVIEF website and Newsletter recognition
• Winners enjoy the benefits of joining SVIEF Executives Club
• Speaker and panelist opportunity on SVIEF and major events
• Access to SVIEF business matchmaking sessions
• Networking opportunities with famous angel investors /VCs from both US and China
• Valuable and effective connections to the most influential business leaders from China and US
• Exposure to global perspectives and opportunities

About SVIEF




Silicon Valley Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF)
is an international conference designed to foster innovation and promote business partnerships connecting US and Asia-Pacific region. It is a leading venue in high-tech industry field gathering multi-tech and business professionals, while providing a platform for talent, technology and capital exchange. The past three SVIEF were held in Silicon Valley in fall, 2011, 2012, and 2013, with more than 5,000 attendees each year. For more information about SVIEF, please visit:http://www.svief.org