April 9, 2019
Next Big Thing AG gains industrial insurer HDI as lead for its Series A
Next Big Thing AG’s experts to open up the growth market IoT and Blockchain for HDI. With HDI in this round of financing, the IoT implementation experts from NBT secure a total investment volume of 12 million euros. NBT’s recipe for success unites specialists, companies and founders for unique.
April 4, 2019
Sensry: Building the IoT Chip of the Future
Next Big Thing AG, GlobalFoundries, and Fraunhofer IIS EAS are building the next generation of secure IoT-chips through the launch of their jointly-founded design and manufacturing company, Sensry.
March 28, 2019
PropTech Innovation: From Smart Buildings to Smart Cities
With the digitalization and automation of the real estate and housing industry, housing management systems can now leave behind the dusty basement boiler room. Our fifth installment of Framing the Industries, looks at how innovations in smart housing systems disrupt the property sector.
March 13, 2019
How to Pitch an IoT Startup: Guide to Perfecting Your Skills
A company builder’s experience-based Guide for entrepreneurs to perfecting your startup pitch. Preparatory questions you can ask yourself, recommendations for best practices, and innovative checklists you can tick off.
March 7, 2019
NBT Joins Amazon Web Services’ Activate Program
Berlin-based company builder, Next Big Thing, supports cross-industry IoT & Blockchain early-stage ventures with access to Amazon’s AWS Activate program.
February 27, 2019
NBT’s PropTech Venture, METR, gains GBG Group as an Investment Partner
NBT's PropTech venture METR GmbH receives investment from the GBG Group, one of the largest housing companies in Germany, to foster IoT innovation in Real Estate.
February 26, 2019
The Power of Imagination where IoT meets Blockchain
NBT AG, Weeve, and JKVC take the stage during Wayra Deutschland’s visit to Factory Berlin The intersection of IoT and blockchain is ripe with possibility. Factory Berlin’s recent IoT and Blockchain brunch explored imaginative use cases and presented startups working in that space to a growing.
February 18, 2019
Anticipating Demographic Change: IoT in Healthcare
The fourth installment of our Framing the Industries series explores how the Internet of Things technologies and machine learning capabilities can fundamentally disrupt and innovate the healthcare sector – benefiting multiple levels, from operational to patient care.
January 17, 2019
Tackling Complexity with Smarter Supply Chains
The third installment of our Framing the Industries series focuses on growing the efficiency of, and maintaining control over, complex supply chains via the Internet of Things & blockchain technologies as well as machine learning capabilities.