360° webcam integrated into a mobile phone sought

REQUEST from Italy, reference: TRIT20170705001, valid from 19-07-2018 untill 18-07-2019

  • Title:
    360° webcam integrated into a mobile phone sought
  • Start date:
    19 juli 2018
  • End date:
    18 juli 2019
  • Summary:
    An Italian company specialized in web marketing software has developed an innovative web browsing application and is looking for a 360° webcam integrated into a mobile phone producer in order to conclude a commercial agreement with technical assistance or a license agreement.
  • Description:
    The Italian company, a communication and web marketing agency for small and medium companies, would like to get in touch with enterprises that produce mobile devices with a 360° webcam integrated.
    The Italian company has developed in fact an application that allows browsing photos and videos from the web (or stored locally) with an innovative way: through face tracking. This new interactive application for website browsing allows:
    - to move inside photos and videos using only the eyes
    - to interact with multimedia contents using head's movements
    - to zoom-in and zoom-out multimedia contents.

    The technology could be implemented (embedded) within mobile devices through an app (Android or iOS).
    This innovative approach/device could be launched in a joint go-to-market strategy with a partner.
    The Italian company seeks a partner for a commercial cooperation with technical assistance or license agreement.
Partner Sought
  • Type of Partnership Considered:
    License agreement, Commercial agreement with technical assistance
  • Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:

    The following are the characteristics of the 360° webcam:
    - compact and lightweight
    - easy to use
    - high-quality virtual reality video (4K max resolution would be preferred)
    An important aspect will be the functionality to automatically generate, edit and quick share / upload the movies.
    Eventual kits available for a better user experience of the end user would be a plus.

    Type: Industry, research organization.
    Area: manufacturer of mobile devices with a 360° webcam integrated
    Role of the partner: produce the 360° webcam and integrate the Italian company application

    SME 11-50,R&D Institution,SME 51-250,>500

  • Development stage:
  • IPR Status:
  • Market keywords:
    Telephone interconnect and other equipment
    Other telephone related
    Applications software
  • Technology keywords:
    Imaging, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition
    User Interfaces, Usability
    Applications for Tourism
    Visualisation, Virtual Reality
    Mobile Communications
  • NACE keywords:
    Computer consultancy activities
    Other information technology and computer service activities
    Web portals
  • Advantages and Innovations:
  • Type and Size of Organisation:
    Industry SME 11-49
  • Already Engaged in Trans-National Cooperation
  • Year Established:
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  • Languages spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Italian