Projects in Demonstrator Lab

Since 2017, many students and researchers have successfully used Demonstrator Lab to develop their ideas to maturity. This has led to the establishment of new companies offering new products and services. We present you an overview of the current participating projects below.

Attention Check

Eye-opening insights Consumers make about 95% of their decisions without conscious awareness. Attention Check objectively maps out their behavior by using biometrics such as eye tracking, skin conductance, and brain activity. In this way we tap into the non-conscious processes that truly underlie human behavior. In addition we run large N (e.g. 1000) online psychological […]

DeepEye

Calibration-free webcam eye-tracker based on deep learning DeepEye records eye movements using a regular webcam and cutting-edge AI algorithms. Eye-tracking is widely used to understand how humans process information. This information provides solutions for scientific research, marketing & advertising, building human-computer interfaces, and diagnosing mental disorders. DeepEye is designed to make eye-tracking available to everyone […]

Donation Station

For facilitating a fun and fair Donation, use the Station! Being asked to donate cash on the spot can be quite uncomfortable. In fact, many people are skeptical to do so: “Donating cash feels like giving away money, since there is no immediate visible effect of how our money is helping, and because we do […]

Hybrid Forms

Crossing borders between art, science and technology The Hybrid Forms Lab is a horizontal research platform with a collaborative effort of scientists and artists/designers to explore environmental science, automation, living systems and biophysics. These disciplines are incorporated in the curricula of the students from the collaborative institutions. The HF lab is coordinated by Ivan Henriques […]

S2S-AI

Climate change is affecting extreme weather – we identify how and when society is at risk Seasonal to sub-seasonal (S2S) predictability could provide societies with valuable information on weather-related risk, allowing decision-makers to initiate early warning action plans and to optimize resource management. Using Artificial Intelligence (AI), we are developing a rigorous data-driven framework that […]

SALT

The starting point for better leadership Organizations invest a lot of time and money in recruiting, developing, and promoting the best managers. Key stakeholders understand the challenges faced by managers in different roles but often differ in their views on the leadership style best suited to face these challenges. SALT is a simple, efficient tool […]

Sonoptic

AI-based, wearable visual aid technology 1 in 30 Europeans suffers from visual impairment, and 75% of them are unemployed. Taking the form of a pair of glasses, Sonoptic is an AI based solution helps the visually impaired at work, at home and in education by providing three key features: Object identification – to help find […]

Virtual Human Rights Lawyer

Bringing technology and law together in order to make justice easier to access The Virtual Human Rights Lawyer (VHRL) is an easy-to-use tool offering chatbot technology for legal civil society organizations (CSOs). The VHRL helps to bridge the knowledge gap between these CSOs and often unaffordable international legal expertise by providing reliable information on international […]