The 11 companies pitching at Silicon Gorge: Autumn Edition Investor Showcase have been announced.

These brilliant companies were selected from 66 total applications, passing through a rigorous 3-stage process including 2 pitching competitions in front of experienced network and investor judges. The 11 successful companies have now won the opportunity to pitch to an audience of investors at the online showcase as part of the Investment Activator Programme.

Pitching for investment between £150,000 and £2m, the following companies (listed in alphabetical order) will be joining us for the Investor Showcase on 12 November:

Awen Collective

Awen Collective is a Welsh Cyber Security Software company making society safer by increasing the cyber resiliency of our critical national infrastructure and manufacturing organisations.


Bot-Hive is the world’s fastest-growing online marketplace for the robotics and automation industry. Using proprietary algorithms, Bot-Hive matches companies with relevant robot solutions to help them get started with automation. At a time of global change, Bot-Hive bridges the gap between the robotics industry and organisations looking to automate.


Credas is a leading provider of client engagement solutions to companies in regulated markets. Its market-leading technology provides simple, innovative solutions to streamline client engagement, improving the speed and accuracy of client onboarding by overcoming logistical barriers and ensuring compliance with ever-changing legislation.

Data Cubed

myDATA3 is the all-in-one-place plug & play business dashboard. Do you have islands of data in Google Analytics, MailChimp, LinkedIn, Hubspot, Xero & the rest? Get your data into one place, so you have a single source of truth, and you can benchmark your business for the first time.


FluoretiQ is developing the NANOPLEX technology platform to reduce the time to correctly diagnose bacterial infections from 2 days to 15 mins.

Forefront RF

Forefront RF is developing the next generation of radio frequency hardware for wireless networks. This will reduce hardware size by an order of magnitude, and enable improved global roaming on mobile networks.”

Intelligent AI 

Intelligent AI are the future of Insurance Risk Management through driving insight and the monetisation of data


Itsettled, an automated credit control app that provides businesses with a legally compliant collections process. Their vision is to ensure that every business has the tools to chase their debts and get paid on time, whilst maintaining a positive relationship with their valued customers. Chasing payment, getting paid, made easy


Kaedim is a platform that makes high fidelity digital 3D asset creation at scale accessible to everyone. Our AI powered toolkit dramatically reduces the time and cost of production and enables more creators to be involved in the construction of our 3D future.

Phase Biolabs

Phase Biolabs is an engineering biology and carbon recycling startup. We are bio-engineering proprietary microorganisms (phases) to power our gas fermentation technology for the recycling of waste industrial gases (CO2) into higher-value products. Our ambition is to establish our technology as the sustainable chemical manufacturing platform of the future.

Siloton Limited

Siloton Limited wants to see an end to preventable blindness. To this end, we are developing a photonic chip that will revolutionise advanced eye scanners by making them cheaper and portable, increasing access to sight-saving technology

The Investor Showcase a Bristol Technology Festival is open to investors, managers of investment funds and those who facilitate investment. If you would like to watch these companies pitch on Thursday 12th November – email for details.

Silicon Gorge is a part of the Investment Activator Progamme (IAP). The IAP is a pioneering collaboration between private and public sector organisations has been put together to help catalyse investment into fast-growing startups in Bristol, Bath and the West of England. Want support from the Investment Activator Programme – contact