• Immowell

    Wellness by the Real Estate

    An ecosystem of startups and decision-makers dedicated to well-being in the built environment

     

     

  • Immowell-Lab

    Context

    Occupant well-being is a major source of innovation in the real estate sector.

     

    The well-being market already represents in its entirety a turnover of 2000 billion dollars including all the standard wellness activities: Healthy food, Dietary regime, Wellness tourism, Body and Mind activities, Alternative and complementary medicine, Spa industry, Wellness at work, Preventive and personalized medicine.

    The development in real estate offers significant development potential and will double its turnover within the next five years.

     

    The keys to success for this innovation are the following:

    • Personalized support for startups on specific issues 
    • Involvement of major occupants and identification of their needs
    • Development of partnerships and new offers with real estate professionals

    Our proposal

     

    To be successful, Impulse Labs and their partner Arp Astrance select the most innovative startups and connect them with industry leaders in order to speed-up their development. After a cutting-edge selection and the partners' approval, we provide our startups with an accomodation, financial support and network.

     

  • The ecosystem

    STARTUPS

    A catalyst for opportunities

    • Join an ecosystem specialized in property uses and occupants well-being
    • Proximity between startups/well informed investors/ partners and real estate professionals
    • An ecosystem with the most innovative and promising startups 
    • Funding of Paris innovation 
    • Seed capital and loans on trust

    PARTNERS

    A breeding ground for innovation

    Decision makers in this sector

    • Major occupants
    • Real estate professionals and industrials

    Benefit for partners

    • A direct access and involvement in startups ecosystem
    • An active watch on innovation in this sector
    • Open Innovation: plateform for collaboration and exchange 
    • Corporate Venture
    • Notoriety, image and involvement in the ecosystem

    TOPICS

    A holistic approach

    Topics

    • Conception, design and exploitation 
    • Living better together
    • Mobility and physical activities 
    • Innovative materials and equipments 
    • Occupants health and comfort 

    Fields of application

    • Office 
    • Retail and shopping center 
    • Residential
    • Education
    • Sport and recreation
    • Civic and cultural
    • Leisure and hospitality
    • Healthcare 
    • Science and technology
  •  INNOVATION HUB

    Bringing together startups with decision-makers around key topics related to well-being and real estate.

     

    For any type of property: Office, Retail and shopping center, Residential, Education , Sport and recreation, Civic and cultural, Leisure and hospitality, Healthcare, Science and technology

  • The Immowell Startups

    Air purifier

    Design and fabrication of a triple air filter which removes fine particles, chemical pollution and microbial pollution from the air at the first pass.

    Micro location system to optimize companies' workplace

    Smartphone and computer application connected to bluetooth sensors spread over all the areas to be covered in the building. This technology is to be used by occupiers (employees) and facility managers. 

    Interactive robotics solution dedicated to the quality of indoor environments

    Mobile and autonomous robot gifted with artificial intelligence and able of learning and interaction. It offers services dedicated to the quality of indoor environment, to the production of environmental datas and to energy efficiency.

    Monitoring the quality of working environment

    Connected object which continuously measures physical parameters (temperature, humidity, average level of noise, noise peaks, light, colorimetry and air quality), as well as a subjective judgement of well-being. Thus it is possible to provide correlations between personal well-being and environment parameters.

    Car-pooling stations

    Car-pooling stations rely on connected urban furniture. Ecov develops the information system that allows to manage communication through mobile networks between urban furniture and webserver.

    Participatory indoor garden

    Vegetable garden adapted to offices (wooden furniture easy to set up ; standing position when gardening ; selection of types of vegetables adapted to indoor environment conditions) with activities organized all year long which favour social links between employees.

    Directional speaker

    Directional speaker system which creates a narrow sound beam in which every type of audio content can be listened (music, sound, voice...). Outside of this beam: only silence.

    Collaborative application for co-ownership management

    Building management tool designed for housing and destinated to occupiers, facility managers and providers. This is a digital tool (Saas, collaborative mobile app) which eases building management and living together.

    Digital program to tackle sedentariness through nutrition and physical activities

    The program is composed by:

    • Behaviour change through physical activity
    • A web platform (desktop, tablet, mobile app)
    • A health-coach network trained to the Stimul methodology and delivering training to employees

    Parking management system based on a valets network

    The offer relies on exchanging free parking places (during the day for people and during nights and weekends for companies) against a free access to valet parking. A universal remote and a database allow to manage the parking places network.

    SAAS piloting software for energy efficiency of tertiary buildings

    The Effipilot technology relies on:

    • Collecting datas that influence the energy behaviour of the building
    • Setting up intelligent learning algorithms
    • Interacting continuously with the energy systems of the building

    Smart in glass specialist

    Distributor and installer of aluminium and steel joinery for smart building: these joineries are made for smart glasses (heating, opacifying etc.)

    Coworking spaces reservation platform

    Web and application technology: intermediation platform between users and coworking spaces. All types of workspaces are available: meeting rooms, private offices, shared spaces, wifi cafes.

    Designer of the Smart remote, that controls all connected objects in the house

    After having geolocated the Smart Remote in the house, the remote control must be set up to be aware of the location of all connected objects in the house. Then it will automatically know which object one wants to control by pointing in the right direction, and then relevant options are displayed

    The first platform for digital art

    Art video, art data, generative or interactive art: the 21st century's art is digital.

    Bright produces the best of digital art for brands and towns. With its unique platform and its studio which manufactures digital works at the intersection of art and innovation, Bright immerses everyone in the art of the future and contributes to well-being in real estate projects.

    Designer of Smockeo, an intelligent and communicating smoke detector

    In case of smoke detection, rise in temperature, the detector will immediately inform the owner or a trusted third party by email, sms or phone call. Smockeo also informs about the condition and the level of compliance of the detector.

    Monitoring of indoor air pollution

    Combination of environmental sensors and data processing to take control of indoor air quality for inhabitants’ comfort. The system can be interfaced with the air processing system of buildings.

    LED bulb respectful of the circadian cycle

    US startup that has developed the "drift light" ulb, which adjusts its brightness depending on the time of the day. The user programs his usual bedtime and awakening time, and the bulb maximizes interior lighting to improve sleep quality.

    Coworking platform​

    Base10 is a digital platform for collaborative economy applied to workspaces . It allows its members to maximize the usefulness of under-occupied areas in business , and to find and book a suitable and friendly place to work.

     

    Real estate 3D Web platform

    Digital solution consisting of scanning real estate properties and enabling everyone to visit it remotely.

    Smart thermostat

    Thermostat that takes into account the environment and the occupants’ remoteness from home to improve comfort and reduce energy consumption.

    Interactive Mapping

    Advertisings platform specialized in the business real estate desks, warehouse, premises, land) offering added-value services (digital visit, search engine of properties' advertising taking into account every employee’s address…).

    Home decorating tenders platform

    Platform allowing individuals or companies to explain their interior layout and decoration project, for which they receive three propositions from professional decorators and interior designers. All three architects receive remuneration. The client has the choice to keep working with the winner to implement the project.

    Urban agriculture

    Design and implementation of gardens for collective living spaces inside / outside / around buildings. The offer includes a support service combining maintenance and training.

     

     

    Smart thermostat

    Thermostat that takes into account the environment (temperature of the building, weather ) and habits of occupants to improve comfort and reduce energy consumption. It is a learning technology which evolves over time. It works without an internet connexion.

    Pedestrian navigator

    "Turnkey" solution which relies on a network of tags located on the site and a simple using mobile application. The offer includes the mapping of the site, the launch in ThumbCloud and production, installation and programming of location tags on site

     

     

    Circadian lighting

    LED lighting system thought in terms of spectrum , intensity and timing, which respects the biological clock of anyone in order to improve the wellness of occupants. This is a wireless system and is compatible with the connected objects.

     

    Proximity social network

    Positive economy network based on the aggregation in a single ecosystem of all the collaborative services existing in a neighbourhood. This ecosystem is based on innovative digital tools and can be used by local communities and landlords (real-time alerts, civic dialogue...), actors of local life (shops, artisans, associations) and citizens.

    Numerical touchpad for blind people

    Inside vision created the InsideOne touchpad that can be used by blind people. This touchpad can transform visible characters into Braille characters thanks to a Braille keyboard.

    Platform of accessible locations in France

    Online platform providing the places and locations accessible to disabled people. The platform allows the users to write feedbacks.

    Sound guidance system

    Phitech develops innovative solutions to make transport, building and roadway accessible for the blind and the visually impaired

    Table transformat​ion in giant touchpad

    Thanks to a ultra-mobile tactile projector, Adok transforms any table into a giant tablet. Adok projects a 40 inches wide tactile and connected surface, made for multiple users.

    Defibrillator Mapping and Monitoring Solution

    Free Mobile App acclaimed by the general public which lists defibrillators worldwide and can locate the nearest defibrillators around you in case of emergency. Staying Alive is available in 13 languages and lists overs 65.000 AED.

    Application which manage daily tasks

    Quatre Epingles develops a network of connected services to make daily works more simple and faster. The app summerize your daily works in one clic.

    Increasing communication at work​

    The app Wittyfit is a global and comprehensive answer to management of well being at work. It shows the level of well being and you're advise by health and work experts.

    Management of coworking space​

    Management, animation and commercialization solution for flexible spaces in cloud. Automatization of the work processus (disponibility, reservation, payment etc.)

    Mental Training

    A multilingual app to combine performance and mental well-being at work, and avoid mental overload facing the flow of information.

    Well-being of collaborators

    Provides management culture of the company. Employees respond to 3 questions per week, and Supermood generates a customized report for HR managers, with tips to improve employees commitment.

    Qualité de vie au travail

    Silent Space, a sound masking technology
    to limit obtrusive noise in open plan work space.

    Healthy food

    Delivery of healthy and varied snacks (organic fresh fruit, dried fruit, original snacks) to Parisian companies, via a monthly subscription with no obligation.

    Personal assistant

    Jobbers is a personal assistant that takes care of contingencies of everyday life, optimizes their attendance at the office and find tips for leisure and vacation.

    Carpooling

    French leader in carpooling from home to work with more than 50,000 daily trips on its network. Its mobile application meets the specific needs of employees, particularly in terms of scheduling flexibility.

    Noise-filtering earphones for open-plan offices

    With Tilde noise-filtering earphones, finding the perfect balance between concentration and communication at work has never been easier.

    Concierge service

    Send your request by sms and Clac des doigts will answer it right away.

    Connected building

    Telecom infrastructure managed by an operator in order to connect office buildings.

    Vegetalized building

    Specialized landscaper in vegetalized buildings.

    Lighting system

    Thanks to a single picture, Solen’s techonology is able to measure and qualify the potential natural light of the represented space.

    Innovative space

    E-bulle : Workstation for offices and work space.

    Lighting Art

    Atelier Paramètre proposes to galvanize workspaces thanks to digital and immersive work of arts.

    Wellbing

    Pedestrian and facilities

    The Mobile Application offers to employees from a single company to follow the same path (public transport, walking to the office…).

    Owwi

    Flexible spaces

    Owwi creates modular panels where electricity is fully part of the structure. Many applications ensue from this innovation

    Aquaponics

    Aura incorporates natural ecosystems in buildings to make employees feel better thanks to aquaponics.

    Space sharing

    Welcome at work : Create and manage common areas in private buildings. It aims to stimulate the ecosystem and create occupants’ fulfilment.

  • News

    September 10th 2016: Immowell-Lab celebrates being 9-month-old !

    The accelerator Immowell-Lab, which is the result of the partnership between Impulse Labs and Arp-Astrance, celebrates its first 9 months. Many new start-up in the field of wellness by real estate have integrated the accelerator. More than 30 Proof of Concepts have been incurred, and new partnerships launched.

    July 12th 2016: Blockchain breakfast

    Blockchain was the innovation of the first half of 2016. Beyond questions, the implementation of the Blockchain involves defining what added value this technology can bring a business perspective. Arp-Astrance published in April a White Paper on the blockchain. Immowell-Lab presents to its partners disruptive tracks that can bring blockchain and its first achievements.

    May 31st 2016: Private pitch session for Altarea Cogedim

    During the sustainable development week, Altarea Cogedim met 6 Immowell startups for private pitchs. It was the opportunity for Alatrea Cogedim's team to deepen their knowledge and understanding of the startups and to discuss about possible joint experiments.

    May 24th 2016: Immowell event dedicated to accessibility in real estate

    This public event started with the intervention of Guy Tisserand, TH Consulting president specialist of management of handicap. Three applicant startups which offer solutions for accessibility in real estate pitched in front of the Immowell's partners. Two other startups that are already part of the accelerator presented their specific applications for accessibility.

    March 22th 2016 : 2nd immowell startups committee

    11 New startups pitched in front of Immowell accelerator's Partners. 6 of them were selected to join the ecosystem.

    February 26th 2016: breakfast meeting of Immowell startups

    The first startups selected to integrate the Immowell accelerator gathered for the first networking breakfast.

    February 16th 2016: Olivier Ezratty presents its analysis of the CES for Immowell breakfast meeting

    Since 2006, Olivier Ezratty makes an in-depth analysis of the Las Vegas Consumer Electronic Show's trends. This show presents technological innovations of consumer electronic devices and gathers more than 3880 exhibitors among which a strong presence of the French Tech companies has been noticed. As a well-known expert and board member in several startups, Olivier Ezratty writes a report every year on the CES.

    January 16th 2016: first startups selection committee

    13 startups pitched their project in front of the accelerator's partners. The partners' evaluations determine which startups can enter the Immowell accelerator. These startups innovate in different sectors, in order to address most of the "wellness by real estate" issues: air quality, smart furniture and device, stress management, social link, interior design, thermal comfort... The adjacent picture shows a startup pitching its offer.

    December 9th 2015: Kaufman&Broad's press release about its partnership with Immowell

    Kaufman&Broad explains in this press release its strategic choices to participated to real estate innovations and to meet its economic goals.

    December 7th 2015: Sogeprom's press release about its partnership with Immowell

    Sogeprom explains why partnering with Immowell-Lab is part of its real estate strategy.

    December 3rd: Immowell and its partners attend SIMI 2015 (real estate show)

    Yves Gabriel announces the official launch of the Immowell-Lab accelerator, in attendance of the first partners: Renault, EPADESA, Saint-Gobain, Sogeprom, Vinci Facilities and Altarea Cogedim.

    October 20th 2015: Official launch of Immowell-Lab

    Partners and startups gathered in the Boucicaut offices in Paris for the official launch of Immowell-Lab, startup accelerator dedicated to wellness by the real estate. It was the opportunity to mark the beginning of project which consists of creating an ecosystem gathering the major real estate groups, major tenants and innovative startups in order to improve occupiers' wellness. 

  • Who are we?

     

     

     

    IMPULSE PARTNERS is a strategy consulting firm that works with senior executives on strategy, innovation and performance. We help our clients tackle growth challenges, identify opportunities, rethink business models and revisit innovation strategy.

     

     

     

    IMPULSE PARTNERS is developing startup accelerators in close connection with industry decision-makers, the City of Paris and bpifrance. Our teams detect the most innovative, promising start-ups and connect them to industry leaders in order to speed up their development.

     

     

     

    Learn more about: impulse-partners.com

    Arp astrance is a consulting firm specialized in sustainable real estate. They support different players in the real estate sector (project managers, land developers,users) to conceive and implement new uses and emerging technologies. 

     

    ARP-Astrance is the French leader in comfort, health and well being by housing thanks to the certification WELL Building Standard that measure and monitor the performance of building.

     

     

    To learn more about : arp-astrance.com

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