Our 2022 SEED Demo Day available in replay

On 15 June, eight innovative member companies of the SEED programme in 2022 presented their projects in construction, mobility, energy and real estate to an international panel of investors.

The Demo Day is the high point of the SEED acceleration program. The event was introduced by Julien Villalongue, Director of Leonard, and moderated by Guillaume Bazouin, Head of innovative programs at Leonard.

The founders pitched in front of a jury of top-tier European and North American investors:

  • Darren Bechtel, Managing Director, Brick & Mortar Ventures
  • Mathias Flattin, Partner, Axeleo Capital | VC Property and Construction
  • Gonzalo Galindo, CEO, CEMEX Ventures
  • Margarita Skarkou, Senior Associate at 2150 VC
  • Mauricio Weiss, Founding Partner at Zacua Ventures

Meet the startups

  • Oculai (Germany) collects data to track progress, resource utilization and logistics on construction sites using computer vision
  • Akanthas (France) is an AI-based solution for haulers and industrial sites which uses computer vision to monitor and optimize waste management in real time
  • Fostr (France) is an intelligent platform automating the administrative and financial processes of project managers in real estate, enabling a more productive and efficient daily management of real estate projects)
  • Arsenio (France) is a digital bootcamp and educational platform to learn digital construction and circular economy.
  • Aeternum (Switzerland) offers circular buildings as reusable, re-adaptable, carbon-neutral products in the form of future-proof assets which maintain value within components for multiple lifecycles.
  • Oke Charge (France) is a shared universal peer to peer electric recharging service, open to all, and for any type of electric vehicle
  • Auxilia (France) is a SaaS for airports, sensitive locations and international trade that uses AI to automatically detect weapons and explosives on X-ray images of luggage and goods
  • Machine26 (Germany) is a smart equipment software that helps construction fleet owners to manage and re-sell their machines 

Our next Demo Days

Would you like to discover other innovative projects in the construction / Construction Tech, mobility, energy, real estate / PropTech sectors? Don’t miss our next two Demo Days, to be followed at Leonard or online and live:

  • Intrapreneurs Demo Day, Wednesday 22 June 2022 at 10am
    After 4 months of incubation, ten teams of VINCI employees who are members of the 2022 class of the Intrapreneurs course led by Leonard will present their projects before moving on to the acceleration phase and developing new activities within VINCI.
  • CATALYST Demo Day, Thursday 23 June 2022 at 10 am
    Review of the collaborations between VINCI entities and the innovative companies accelerated by the CATALYST programme.

What do we do?

The VINCI Group created Leonard to tackle the challenges posed by the transformation of regions and lifestyles. Our goal is to unite a community of key stakeholders in order to build the city of the future together.