The startup Stapptronics GmbH, Sulz/Austria, has developed and patented a worldwide unique textile sensor. Stapptronics cooperates with the partner Texible GmbH, Dornbirn/Austria.
The smart sensor insole and the smart app are the basis for a state-of-the-art mobility program. The built-in textile pressure sensor enables to track the everyday gait patterns of the insole wearer.
The startup received an Austrian Innovation Award in June 2019 and launched the product in August 2019. Using the smart insole and app, the smart sensor sole supports customers to move more and walk in a healthier way on an everyday basis. Furthermore, the product gives physicians, doctors and physiotherapists data to make quicker and better-founded diagnoses.
The startup was presented at the 1st Startup-Days of the 58th Dornbirn Global Fiber Congress (Dornbirn GFC) in Dornbirn/Austria from September 11-12, 2019.