Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — February, 2021 — Palmear LTD. today announced it has joined NVIDIA Inception, a program designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data sciences.
Palmear developed a cutting-edge mobile technology that combines acoustics and artificial intelligence to early detect and identify invasive pests in agriculture such as the Red Palm Weevil, which is a major threat to global food security. Palmear’s unique audio processing algorithms and audio capture device will potentially impact the livelihood of millions of farmers around the world.
NVIDIA Inception will allow Palmear to elevate the development of its technology through access to cutting-edge knowledge and resources in data science as well as state-of-the-art computational power. The program will also offer Palmear the opportunity to collaborate with industry-leading experts and other AI-driven organizations.
“We are really excited to be part of the NVIDIA Inception program because of the support, network, and training we’ll have access to. This will fuel our growth on the research and engineering fronts and enrich our ability to deliver tangible and cutting edge solutions in AI that will enhance global food security,” said Zeid Sinokrot, Founder of Palmear.
NVIDIA Inception is a program that helps startups during critical stages of product development, prototyping, and deployment. Every Inception member gets a custom set of ongoing benefits, such as NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute credits, marketing support, and technology assistance, which provides startups with the fundamental tools to help them grow.
Palmear LTD. is an agriculture technology company that developed a unique and pioneering solution to palm tree farmers around the world to listen inside their trees and automatically detect the presence of invasive pests using its acoustic sensor and mobile app. Palmear’s real-time mobile technology is a solution to a global problem. The underlying principles of the technology that involve AI and audio processing has great potential to be applied in various industries worldwide
Zeid Sinokrot, CEO