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CHIL. APP. Dynamic mobile applications for organizations

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[CHILL App]Commercial_sheet_UPM_EN(Innovatech) PDF
 
Briefing

CHIL.APP allows for the generation of mobile applications for IOS and Android with strong interactive features and Mobile Enterprise 3.0 features. On the server side, it relies on the CHIL platform, already widespread and proven. The solution is both a product (applications) and a PaaS service (the platform). The system is based on a UPM software registration that has been licensed to a spin-off.

More than 10 applications have been sold until December 2016 to clients such as MAGRAMA, Spanish Ministry of Economy, agri-food cooperatives, trade unions, etc. For 2017 a great expansion of sales and projection is foreseen.

 
Technology Solution

Chil is a widely tested Enterprise 2.0 platform on which the product is based. From there, it is offered fully customized personalized web and custom native mobile applications for Android and IOS. 

Because of its configuration flexibility, even distributed one, applications can be used for very different business purposes and also as part of larger projects.

It is possible to generate a combination of customized web pages and apps on IOS and Android in less than 24 hours.

This system allows to provide a full Mobile Enterprise 3.0 service with brand and own property of the client companies.

 

“Interactive mobile applications for 2.0 organizations”

 

 
Market demands

  • The product is useful for any kind of organizations but it stands out in those that deal with large populations to be managed (client partners, suppliers, technicians) or to be manage dynamic contents of great value and that must be shared in a confidential way (expert commissions, european projects…).
  • Agri-food
    • Cooperatives: strenghtening collaborations, reporting activities, coordinating activities, enabling technical support. On-line private areas for managers, partners…
    • Associations and groups: managing association, revitalizing the networks of agents, communication processes (notifications for providing partners with documents and activities information).
  • Education
    • University masters: private areas for each of the subjects, document repositories, student-teacher on-line chat.
    • University centers: general information and different private/public areas for departments, groups, associations…
    • Schools: private areas by course, associations for teachers…

 

A Mobile Enterprise 3.0 system aimed at SMEs and medium organizations capable of supporting their communication needs with customers, partners, suppliers, etc.”

 

 
Market potential

  • The agri-food sector is the second one in Spain in terms of turnover after tourism, with 100.000 M€  annual turnover, 88.000 companies, 4.000 cooperatives, 3.500 irrigation associations, and more than 2.000 associations and registered groups. According to these figures and sales prices the total market potential is € 400M per product and € 100M per year per PaaS.
  • The educational sector, just in Madrid, includes more than 3.500 higher masters and 400 university centres and more than 8.000 colleges.
  • In addition to this, it can be applied to other sectors such as health, culture, etc.
 
Competitive advantages

CHIL.APP brings together three major trends in digital services :

  • Enterprise 2.0/Mobile Enterprise 3.0/Industry 4.0:  referring to a new way of dealing with information, work groups and business collaboration.
  • Customization: companies prefer to have these services in their own web pages and applications, with their image, identity and own site.
  • Specialisation: specialized functions in cooperatives, training institutes, associations that add value in market segments
 
References

       Spanish Ministry for Agriculture (MAGRAMA) (3 different apps), Spanish Ministry of Economy (MINECO), Region of Aragón.

       Agro-alimentary cooperatives, Long Distance Fleet Advisory Council (LDAC), CEPESCA.

       Coag and Unió de Labradors trade unions.

 
IPR

Software registration M-7893/2014

 
Development stage

  • Concept
  • R&D
  • Lab Prototype
  • Industrial Prototype
  • Production
 
Contact

Chil. App contact

Beatriz Recio Aguado e:beatriz.recio@upm.es

Fernando Rubio Navarro e:frn@chil.org

UPM contact

Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Area

Centre of Support for Technological Innovation – UPM

e: innovacion.tecnologica@upm.es

 
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