Urban Infrastructure Participating Companies

Meet your peers on the programme

Cohort 1

Aspin International

Aspin International delivers innovative solutions across all stages of a project’s life cycle. As a group, we have an unrivalled knowledge of major industries, including oil & gas, civil infrastructure, real estate & Construction, telecommunications, transportation,  petrochemical,  general manufacturing and general engineering. Our people are noted for their innovative, ‘can do’ attitude towards problem solving. They are supported by sophisticated engineering, commercial management and estimating systems which have been internationally proven in a range of industries.

Blaze

We love bikes. We love cities.  And we want this relationship to work. So we endeavour to inspire more people to enjoy life on a bike. We design products to tackle the bumps in the way of safe and happy cycling. We talk to our community and experts in order to solve real problems with simple, intelligent products, using innovative technology. Because more people on bikes mean safer roads for all of us. We pledge to keep listening to this ever-growing cycling community to flatten their obstacles, or jump on new technological opportunities.

Gett

Available on iPhone and Android, Gett is the go-to app for instantly booking a black car, and soon for getting what you need on-demand, whenever you need it.  The same app that connects you to black cars will soon allow you to ‘Gett’ other things – from beauty and home services, to dry cleaning and food & drink – all with the same high quality service. We’re thrilled to be able to offer you even more products and services in just one tap, using the same Gett technology that has empowered riders to take 30 million journeys across the globe.

Lucid Environments

Lucid was founded in 2013. Major decisions involving masterplanning, development design, property investment and event planning need to be based upon a clear understanding of the future vision.  However traditional ways of presenting information are limited and passive.  Lucid provides a modern solution that helps clients communicate their design intention in a much clearer and interactive way.  Lucid has now grown to become a leading global creator of interactive visualisations.

Pavegen

Pavegen are a clean technology company that manufacture and develop flooring, converting the energy from footsteps into renewable electricity. Every step taken can be harnessed and used to power lighting, advertisement displays and signage, or stored in batteries for later use.

Tevva Motors

At Tevva, we have developed an electric range extended 7.5 ton truck for use by back to base fleets. We believe passionately in creating a solution for fleet managers, a solution that supports operations and is economical, offering a lower lifetime cost of ownership versus a diesel vehicle.

Cohort 2

Aviserv

We are an Aviation service providing company operating out of London, Mumbai and Bangalore airport. We pride ourselves in Recruitment: connecting our clients with the most talented candidates in a diverse range of Industries. In addition we specialize in managing outsourced services which includes Meet & Assist, Portering , baggage transfer, cleaning and parking solutions. We aim to provide solution that is both innovate and creative.

FreshMinds

FreshMinds delivers growth through agility – helping global brands turn breakthrough ideas into reality through rapid concept development.  Our specialism is innovation and strategy in the face of rapidly changing markets disrupted by technology.  Named as a Top 100 Best Small Company to Work For.

Gate8

GATE8 have captured the UK market with innovative and practical products for those wishing to travel and Avoid Baggage Check-In. Winning in 2014 Best New Business Award, FSB London Awards. Our strategic focus is to own the Avoid Baggage Check-In market. GATE8 has a growing global market opportunity.

HCT Group

HCT Group is a social enterprise in the transport industry, safely providing over 20 million passenger trips on our buses every year. We deliver a range of transport services – from London red buses to social services transport, and training.

InvestinGreen.Energy

InvestinGreen.Energy is a socially responsible renewable energy project developer and arranges financing for clean energy projects. InvestinGreen.Energy also creates tax efficient vehicles and structures for projects to realize the full potential of their return on investment.

SEaB Energy

SEaB Energy has developed the patented, award-winning Muckbuster and Flexibuster compact and easy to install micro power plants that turn food and bio-wastes into heat, electricity, water and fertiliser.

The Collective

Pioneering 'co-living' to make the world's greatest cities accessible to the creative and ambitious. Already demonstrated enormous growth in the UK with living and working environments, The Collective are being asked to expand internationally but are seeking support in doing it well.

Vayon Group

Vayon’s core capabilities are the first-tier supply to niche producers and OEMs’ niche products, including prototyping and low-volume component manufacture.  The group has operational businesses operating in 3 main sectors – energy storage, vehicle technologies and gas technologies with a fourth cross-sector group managing data and software, control systems and component sales.  Vayon has an extensive portfolio of products and services across these business sectors and has built an extensive global customer base including more than 25 blue-chip clients.

Cohort 3

AppyParking

AppyParking is the UK's most disruptive traffic flow and parking technology start-up supplying revolutionary products for Smart City and Connected Car propositions. AppyParking's big data offers vehicles with or with drivers Last Meter Navigation.

Cocoon

Cocoon is an all-in-one smart home security device that protects the whole home. It sets up in seconds, requires no professional installation or additional sensors, protecting your home from one beautiful device the size of a cricket ball using patented Subsound technology.

Design For Social Change

D4SC is a London based urban innovation company. By developing collaborative urban technologies combining human and machine intelligence, we co-create smarter cities globally.

Indestinate

Shopper Behaviour Location Analytics

JustPark

JustPark is Europe's leading provider of pre-bookable parking. The idea is simple: we connect drivers with anyone who has a spare space - whether that's in a car park, private driveway, church, school, or pub.

Polysolar 

Manufacturer and developer of building integrated photovoltaics, particularly window glass that generates electricity.

Progress Work Place Solutions

Progress is a creative interior design and project management Co. We provide complete interior fit out solutions to the commercial sector.

Space Syntax

Space Syntax provides an evidence-based approach to planning and design. The company€'s reputation is based on a highly creative use of technology to identify the role of spatial networks in shaping patterns of social and economic transaction as well as environmental impacts.

Voyage Control

Voyage Control is a cutting-edge 'Air Traffic Control' for inbound logistics management which has been used by over 30,000 businesses. We work across events, construction, retail/ facilities management and ports/ airports. Award winning team with staff in London, Belgrade, New York and Hong Kong.

WeFarm

WeFarm is a multi-award winning network designed for the world's 500 million small-scale farmers without internet. Farmers can share information by SMS to improve their livelihoods, for free. Meanwhile, businesses gain unique insights from the millions of organic interactions happening on WeFarm.

Weston, Williamson and Partners 

Weston Williamson is an award winning architectural and urban design practice with a wide variety of projects in the UK and abroad. With more than 30 years experience our clients include Crossrail, London Underground Limited, and Docklands Light Railway along with many residential and mixed use.

Cohort 4

GeoUniq

GeoUniq provides a open source GEO location API which can be integrated into any app, use highley innovative methods we have been able to reduce the smartphone battery usage by 60% over other GEO location services.

Mastodon C

Mastodon C are big data and data science specialists. Our open source data platform, applications, and expert team unlock the power of your data for a better future.

Movement Strategies

MSL has over 10 years of expertise within people movement consultancy. We operate in four main sectors and specialise in a variety of services such as analytics and safety & security. 

NFC Ring

The NFC Ring is a smart, new and secure way to make payments, unlock phones, doors and your mobile life.

OLIO

OLIO is a free app connecting neighbours with each other & with local businesses - anyone who has food that they aren't going to eat or sell can simply upload it to the app for a nearby neighbour to collect. 

Reward Technology

Reward Technology is a hi tech business focused on providing innovative and effective technology solutions by integrating digital media, mobile communications and RFID. By combining cutting-edge hardware & software technology, intelligent data analysis with innovative custom solutions.

Smart Energy GB

Smart Energy GB is the voice of the smart meter rollout. It’s our task to help everyone in Great Britain understand smart meters, the national rollout and how to use their new meters to get gas and electricity under control.

Social Life

Social Life is a research consultancy, all our work is about the relationship between people and places. We work across sectors in the UK and internationally.

Spacehive

We connect great project ideas to the people, councils, companies and grant-makers ready and willing to fund them. Spacehive provides a single portal where people with project ideas can build support from their community, ensure their plans are viable, pitch for funding from the crowd.

WiFi SPARK

WiFi SPARK is the fastest growing WiFi network management company. Our products help our customers engage with their clients whilst giving excellent insight and a fantastic return on investment from guest access.