This article showcases our top picks for the best Switzerland based Virtual Reality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Virtual Reality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Switzerland Virtual Reality Companies
MindMaze develops medical grade virtual reality products to stimulate neural recovery. It develops a platform to build intuitive human machine interfaces combining VR, computer graphics, brain imaging, and neuroscience.
MindMaze offers MindMotionPRO, which provides patients with engaging and motivational virtual reality rehabilitation programs that support their recovery goals enabling them to follow a personalized exercise regimen prescribed by the rehabilitation expert. It promotes the ability of clinicians to design and personalize the dose and modality of a range of therapies and provides hospitals with the ability to optimize the delivery of rehabilitation therapy.
MindMaze’s technology includes user interfaces, including a lightweight wearable head mounted display and 3D motion capture cameras that offer VR, gesture, and multiple object/user recognition and augmented reality capabilities, and medical grade technology enables new applications in gaming, brain machine control, and healthcare. It also offers motion capture technology and analysis, immersive virtual reality, and neurophysiological measurements and analysis solutions.
Tej Tadi founded MindMaze on May 24, 2012. Its headquarters is in Lausanne in Switzerland with additional locations in Zürich and Ecublens in the same country and San Francisco in California in the United States..
The vision of ORamaVR is to transform medical education (knowledge) and training (skills) of surgeons, through innovative virtual reality simulation and skill transfer from the virtual to the real operating room, reducing errors and improving patient outcomes. We uniquely democratize such training and education with low-cost, massively-produced VR h/w.
To realize this, we have created our deep, unmatched proprietary, psychomotor, gamified and multiuser VR software platform that allows rapid prototyping of any medical procedure via massive design and code reuse. Our team is based on solid VR, Medical and educational background coupled with advanced business know-how.
ORamaVR SA was founded in Greece where it received the initial seed funding from PJ Tech Catalyst and subsequently incorporated in USA as ORamaVR Inc.. .
The Nemesis allows users to create their unique virtual space where they can sell products, offer services, play games, organize live events, or just create their own fantasy environment. Through the Nemesis everyone can create their own virtual world – no design skills required – and explore unlimited multiverses.
Online and offline interactions allow for greater user engagement, introducing new marketing and advertising strategies meant to increase retention.. .
We are the future of indoor cardio fitness, bringing fully immersive biking, rowing and running to users around the world through our VR Fitness platform, HOLOFIT. HOLOFIT uses proprietary VR technology that combines unique VR training content developed by our in-house design studio.
HOLOFIT reinvents fitness by using effort gamification, adaptive training programs and AI based virtual coaching. HOLOFIT offers amazing virtual worlds that turn workouts into fun, motivating fitness experiences, virtual coaching with dozens of workout programs, and vSport competitions that are location or online based-through our HOLOFIT community..
VR ALL ART sets the foundation for an unprecedented evolution of art exhibitions, art spaces and art trading. It is unlimited space in a new reality – a metaverse of galleries and museum spaces with no borders and no physical boundaries.
It enables everyone to explore artworks and discover artists from all over the world wherever they are, at any time. It also gives new power to artists, as they are no longer constrained by the physical limits of real-world space and time.
To fuel and empower art market transformation VR-All-Art introduces a new blockchain-based protocol, based on international CIDOC-CRM standard, to handle the arts & culture space. Blockchain-based registry of art brings immutability, decentralization and digital provenance, which creates an essential structure necessary for the birth of a new art market, previously inconceivable.
Trading physical, real-world art and purely digital artworks on a blockchain-based marketplace allows art to become a liquid asset and enables an entirely new type of art investments.. .
Digit Arena has unique software to revolutionise advertisement on sports pitches. This patented technology replaces local ads in stadia by commercials tailored to the TV or VR viewer depending on where they are in the world.
This enables multiple local sponsors to reach their target audience via a universal event. With the potential to drastically increase advertisement revenues derived from sporting events, it can be applied to all LED billboards around the globe, whatever the sport..
Dacuda is a computer vision company that redefines the capabilities of cameras with real-time 2D and 3D algorithms. As the leading pioneer in software 3D camera technology, Dacuda’s mission is to bring 3D capturing to every consumer by making 3D content creation as easy as taking a video.
Dacuda’s software 3D camera helps scale existing 3D use cases to consumers with app-based scanning and enables novel experiences for Augmented and Virtual Reality headsets. Dacuda is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, with locations in Palo Alto, California and Shanghai, China..
Awards include: Venture Leaders Asia 2014, Gartner Cool Vendor 2013, Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 by Ernst & Young, HEC Prix Strategis 2012, Swiss Economic Award 2011, HSG Entrepreneur of the Year 2011, Swiss Innovation Prize by IDEE SUISSE, Venture Leaders 2010, Venture Kick, ETH Spin-Off Label, CTI Start-up Label. .
With the mission to offer conscious consumers a sustainable, yet fun and affordable way to consume fashion, we founded SHAREaLOOK in 2019 in Switzerland. SHAREaLOOK is a brand of the Marlaux GmbH.
It is our mission to enable a Circular Fashion Industry. We offer peer-to-peer rental solutions via SHAREaLOOK for end consumers and rental technology and infrastructure for brands via MarlauxTech..
Faitron Ltd. is a Swiss company focusing on mobile food solutions.
Their goal is to improve health and well-being through their innovative product solutions and become a global influencer in the home appliance industry. They emphasize quality, design and performance.
Their app-connected IoT products aim to change the way they consume food on-the-go. In addition, Faitron enhances convenience and user friendliness as well as contributes to sustainability thanks to unrivaled efficiency..
SafeSwiss™ is the world’s most comprehensive end to end (E2E) feature rich encryption communication solution for mobile devices, tablet and PC. As well as pre-programmed self-destruct from 1 second to 1 x year, Users can delete messages, video, pictures from both the senders and recipients devices anytime.
SafeSwiss offers crystal clear encrypted voice calling with an arbitrary number of participants and a comprehensive group text chat feature. SafeSwiss™ security software provides this protection by applying a real-time state of art elliptical curve encryption to all voice calls, text-chat and data exchanges including documents, pictures and video files..
LocalBini is the go-to platform for cultural, fun and unique City Experiences across Europe with Locals. It is like “UBER” but for tours with verified locals.
From a secret boutique shopping Experience with a gemologist to wine-tasting with an expert sommelier, LocalBini.com features authentic city Experiences that people can book based on their interests (eg. architecture, foodie, nightlife, history etc.).
All Experiences offered on the platform are one-of-a-kind. They are created by private Locals who are selected through an extensive recruitment process.
Locals are free to create any kind of Experience they want, based on their interests and passion.. .
They develop cutting edge technology, based on Visual Computing and AI, to create digital human avatars from mobile devices (e.g. smart-phones).
Their primary business vertical is Breast Surgery Pre-Visualization where a Surgeon and Patient can utilize their Real-Time Body AR consultation tool to make informed decisions on potential surgery outcomes. Their solution helps patients make informed decisions, improves the consultation experience, reduces pre-op anxiety and post-op retouch while increasing conversion rates for surgeons.
They target both B2B and B2C by providing a fast and low weight solution that utilizes existing cameras of mobile devices and leverages AI and edge computing. Due to its generality, their technology naturally spans to other verticals, e.g.
Virtual Garment Try-on from home.. .
Virtually Live is a revolutionary, immersive technology to experience live sporting events in virtual reality (VR). Our patented media system takes real-time tracked statistical data and transposes it into a digital venue to create a real time digital rendering of the event.
For fans who can’t attend events in person, Virtually Live allows them to not only feel like they are there, but actually immersed in the heart of the action from the comfort of their homes. Fans have unprecedented access and control over how they watch live events—they can go anywhere in the virtual stadium, view from any position, and virtually meet up with friends around the world – giving them a True VR experience..
DroneLogbook was founded by a team of experienced software developers and operations managers who have a passion for flying UAV’s. DroneLogbook has been supporting the commercial UAV industry since its inception and now serves thousands of UAV operators of all sizes with their scalable solutions.
Their private label package provides an additional option for those who want a custom solution. The private label offering is used by several key manufacturers, large media firms, educational institutions, logistics firms, energy firms and insurance providers to support their drone operations..
Holotech is connecting your company to the Mixed Reality world. Using their cutting-edge Software solutions developed by their partners and state of the art technology, they generate a breathtaking working experience.
Take advantage of the latest technology to avoid mistakes, increase customer satisfaction, and bring your productivity to the next level.. .
With more than 10-year experience in 3D animation research and development, the startup has created a unique technology in collaboration with the EPFL, called NumIK, that accurately gives life to any 3D characters (Virtual Humans, animals and more) in real-time. Based on NumIK, Moka Studio invented and released Mosketch Light, a 3D animation software that allows professionals and artists to animate any 3D characters by the stroke of a pen.
The technology will further be applied to help VR and AR companies evolve and bring 3D characters and Virtual Humans to life. Moka Studio is on a mission to: – Copy the human movement and realistically bring our digital envelope to life – Give Virtual Humans full control over the digital world – Enable smooth and lifelike interactions of 3D characters in real-time.
Bandara VR GmbH is Switzerland’s leading virtual reality content studio. They support their customers in using 360 °, VR and AR content profitably.
From conception through production to distribution. Bandara was founded in September 2015 in Zurich.
The idea was born in May 2015 at a workshop in Bali. For this reason, They have chosen an Indonesian name: Bandara means in German airport.
Because like an airport, Virtual Reality also allows you to get everywhere. And that without jet lag..
Swiss WorldCargo is fully committed to this quantum leap in quality and reliability, not only as a founding member of the Cargo 2000 initiative but also by playing a major role in the development of the e-air waybill and, of course, e-freight as a whole. There are further projects, too, in which They are playing a leading part in Their industry going electronic, such as the Message Improvement Programme (MIP), the Electronic Shipper’s Declaration for Dangerous Goods (e-SDDG) and the Paperless Air Mail project.
So come and discover some of the exciting but challenging journeys we’ve embarked on to help reinvent Their industry and pave the way for a bright air cargo future.. .
Transmii is a Swiss creativity and interaction design studio, with its focus on meaningful and innovative user experiences. Through creative storytelling and technological experimentation, we’ve created a hub in which we hatch several interesting projects.
We’re also busy collaborating with our clients to create immersive, interactive, multi-sensory experiences to serve their brand’s purpose.. .
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