Launchpad 2

NEW FOR 2019!

New for 2019, meet six incredibly exciting engineering and manufacturing entrepreneurs – the start-ups nurturing the innovations of tomorrow.

All six have been entered into the all-new Launchpad Awards, where they will be pitching their product live in front of a panel of expert judges. The winner will receive an £8,000 propeller package, including a free stand on the main floor at Subcon 2020 worth and valuable marketing support.

Wednesday 5th June | Theatre 1

The Launchpad Awards Presentations 13:30 - 14:00

The Launchpad Winner Announcement 15:00 - 15:30

meet the entrepreneurs

ES Precision Web

ES Precision

ES Technology is a provider of laser processing services for marking, engraving and surface/thin material processing. 

Circuit Builder Web


Circuitbuilder is a new web-based platform to simplify the process of purchasing custom electronic circuits. It provides an easy-to-use interface for engineers and non-engineers alike to discuss their design with an experienced Electronic designer, and then allows them to see the progress of their design in real-time.  

Elements Technology Web

Elements Technology

Elements Technology is a multi-award winning software developer of simple digital solutions to reduce admin in manufacturing. Our products are developed specifically with SME manufacturers in mind, creating plug-and-play products that match their specific needs and requirements. 

T-dab Web

The Data Analysis Bureau

The Data Analysis Bureau (T-DAB) is a data science and engineering agency specialising in machine learning.
We apply a proven machine learning transformation framework to projects to help clients rapidly conceive, develop and deliver machine learning services that help their business grow. 

Vesta Web

Vesta Smart Packaging

Vesta Smart Packaging has a simple goal – to provide a really good reason for us all to use less plastic. 

SwimAR Web

SwimAR Ltd

SwimAR is a sports technology business with the vision to transform swimming through wearable augmented reality goggles. 

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