Blitab

Blitab
Austria
Winner of: 1 Prize

BLITAB is the world’s first tablet for blind and visually impaired people. BLITAB is a next generation affordable and multi-functional device for Braille reading and writing that displays one whole page of Braille text, without any mechanical elements. Our BLITAB team invented this exponential technology and method used and it opens a completely new world. In addition, it has not been used until now in this market niche and is already in patent procedure. For the first time blind people can confidently go to the park, read their favorite e-books, chat with friends and navigate back to their homes. As a new combination of innovative technology and creative design, it offers millions of blind and visually impaired persons the possibility to be independent at work, in school and at home.

BLITAB USP is based on three aspects: Technology – the smart innovative technology we have developed opens fundamentally new ways of moving material. Thus, for the first time we produced cost effective Braille dots without any mechanical elements. It is our absolutely own IP with huge scalability in the consumer electronics sector. Team – BLITAB interdisciplinary team consists of highly motivated and experienced experts in all areas, securing a successful market entry. Business Model – was the iPad Apple´s great innovation? No! That is why our business model includes not only selling the device but also selling cloud based software service.