Irwindale, CA– October 17, 2023- Launchpad, a leader in AI-powered manufacturing technology, is thrilled to announce its selection to participate in the esteemed Sixth Sense program by Hexagon, a global powerhouse in digital manufacturing solutions.
Launchpad is a member of “Cohort 3,” which is focused on building a sustainable manufacturing future. Chosen from hundreds of applicants across 27 different countries, Launchpad’s digital manufacturing technology enables design insights and manufacturing solutions that accelerate product time to market. Acceptance into this program signifies Launchpad as a visionary startup with the potential to address critical manufacturing challenges, including enhancing product sustainability, dismantling process silos, and seamlessly incorporating automation into design and production.
With its comprehensive suite of tools and features, Launchpad empowers lean manufacturers to streamline design and manufacturing processes from product conceptualization to production using a CAD file. "We are thrilled and honored to have been accepted into the Sixth Sense program with Hexagon," said Yoav Zingher, CEO of Launchpad. "Hexagon has consistently been recognized as a titan in the manufacturing intelligence space and our acceptance into Sixth Sense demonstrates how Launchpad’s capabilities align with their visionary path to the future of manufacturing.”
By leveraging Hexagon's Sixth Sense program and portfolio of Manufacturing Intelligence products, Launchpad can further support a variety of markets and clientele. This partnership is set to offer a frictionless adoption process, delivering even greater customer return on investment and reiterating Launchpad's unwavering commitment to delivering cost-effective solutions.
“For this third cohort, we’ve been on the hunt for new innovations that enable manufacturing leaders to lead the net-zero transition – especially with sustainable product design – and we’re thrilled with the caliber of the startups we’ve found to participate,” said Josh Weiss, president of Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division.
"Hexagon's commitment to nurturing innovation and driving sustainable manufacturing practices continues to shine through," said Milan Kocić, head of Sixth Sense, Hexagon. "These startups have demonstrated their capacity to address pressing manufacturing challenges with creativity and determination. Much like our previous cohorts have addressed critical industry challenges, we believe these innovators will play a crucial role in shaping a sustainable future for the manufacturing industry.”
Launchpad is a technology solution provider dedicated to revolutionizing the manufacturing industry through innovative AI-powered solutions. With a portfolio of innovative products Launchpad streamlines manufacturing automation, augments scalability and enhances flexibility. For more information, please visit www.launchpad.build .
Hexagon is a global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, quality and safety across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, public sector, and mobility applications.
Our technologies are shaping production and people related ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.
Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 24,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 5.2bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.