ONE STEP AHEAD
with INNOMAKE by Tec-Innovation
The InnoMake is a high-tech shoe made in Austria. With the help of an in-built smart obstacle detection scheme it can increase the safety of visually impaired and blind people in their everyday life. The InnoMake can even facilitate the jobs of rescue organizations, such as the fire department..
InnoMake - product movie
InnoMake has been engineered to help people with visual impairments, elderly people as well as
rescue organizations in their everyday life.
The complete system is built into the shoe and contains distance measurement sensors, sensors to
analyze the foot movement, a vibration motor for tactile feedback, an ultra bright LED as well as a
wireless communication link to a mobile phone.
Arguments of potential costumers and experts about INNOMAKE
„The idea of equipping shoes with an orientation system is fascinating! I hope it will be a success.‘‘
Erich Schmid Teacher at the Vienna Institute for the Blind, blind since birth, volunteer tester of Walkassist
“This is an interesting and well thought-out project, because the mobility equipment is built into an item of daily life. I am happy to be part of it.”
Sami Demirel volunteer tester of Walkassist, blind, student at university of economics.
"This shoe could enable us to work faster and thereby save lives at operations with fire, chemical actions or darkness."
Ing. Roman Sykora Department 68 of the City of Vienna, Deputy head of Fire Protection Section VIII.
"I think that Kevin Pajestka should get maximum support in order to be able to carry out his project."
Associate Professor Dr. Gisela Gerber Teaches at the Uni. of Vienna, works with blind people