Hawa Dawa is showing how to transform environmental data to actionable information and insights.
Being able to introduce the “Digital Start-up of the Year 2020”, really makes us proud. The Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi) awards this prize annually to promising young digital companies, which have implemented their founding ideas particularly successfully in a short time and are pursuing promising concepts for further growth.
Digital payments are a significant step in every business process. But each industry brings its own characteristics and thereby challenges. For this interview, we spoke to Alison Williams from Cinvio, a B2B payment platform and digital wallet solution that simplifies and facilitates trade between all stakeholders. Cinvio specializes in the payment processes within the logistics sector and is aspiring to become the first choice in pre-payment flows for B2B logistics across the globe.
Outdated software solutions, unstructured data, paper-based processes, skill shortages, and the wrong mindset:
There is an enormous improvement potential in the traditional customs processes. This is where Digicust comes into play!
We spoke to their CEO Borisav Parmakovic about the main challenges and how Digicust works on solving them.
This time we had the pleasure to speak with Matthias from Orbica, a supply chain risk management startup based in Berlin and Christchurch. As a trained mathematician, Matthias has been involved in business intelligence, big data and digital transformation for the last 25 years. As Orbica’s Geo Data Science expert, he is responsible for marketing and sales for the European market.
For this interview, we spoke with Kai Kreisköther, the co-founder and CEO of the Aachen-based logistics startup Ducktrain.
Kai is a founder at heart. After 8 years of working in research and development of electrified and automated vehicles and completing his dissertation, Kai co-founded Ducktrain in 2018. Ask Kai about his number 1 sailing rule and he’ll tell you “more wind is better”.
Fabian Heilemann is a serial founder and investor from Berlin. Together with his brother Ferry, Fabian founded the couponing platform DailyDeal in 2009 and the logistics start-up FreightHub in 2016, which is now called Forto. Today, Fabian is a partner at Earlybird, one of the leading venture capital firms in Europe, and is a founding member of Leaders for Climate Action.