Project id.13
Reference sectorSMART CITY
IP Protection LevelIT Patent n° 102013902194998, Patent Pending: USA, Singapore and Europa
Description of the innovation projectNextome makes indoor positioning and navigation a reality. When visiting a building, walking inside a closed space, locate where you are and navigate to a chosen destination is now possible with Nextome technology. Nextome was born to solve the problems of the people, replacing the paper maps, it eliminates the hassle of checking signs, it allows targeted couponing and advertising everything with their own smartphones. Our technology is patent in Europe, high scalable because the algorithms run inside the smartphone and with a better accuracy compared to competitors.
State of dev.Product
Industrial applicationICT e Smart City
Market segmentThe target market for Nextome, are the large buildings: Museums, Shopping Malls, Exhibitions, Airports and Hotel. The market has finally exploded in 2015: ABI Research says that indoor positioning will reach $4B in 2018.
Advantage factorNextome technology has the following advantages: State of art technology. The patent pending technology of Nextome was created to be adaptable to any type of environment, it is accurate to about a meter of error. High Scalability. The whole computation of the position is made on the smartphone and therefore is not necessary any remote server architecture, making it possible to use Nextome also offline, as well as normal GPS. Nextome does not use fingerprinting. Easy to setup and use.
Commercial challengeWith the patent filed you will be able to market the product and make it extensible worldwide. We are now preparing a second patent. The first patent has a filing date of Oct. 2013 beginning of what would be the explosion of this technology.
Publications and Customer ReferecesGPS Business News (; Italian General Consul of San Francisco (; Museums and the Web Florence 2014 ( ); [Best Seller Book] “Future Cities: 42 Insights and Interviews with Influencers, Startups, Investors” ( ABI Research ( Nextome included in the prestigious Grizzly Analytics report (