Unknown Workforce Technologies

Making work healthier

By investing together with the industry in technologies that make the future of work safer and healthier.

Co-innovate with the industry

With more than 20 partners we offer access to a powerful network of leading industry players looking for innovative solutions

What we do


To inspire our partners we screen thousands of technology solutions in every corner of the world and develop insights on relevant use cases, trends and developments.


Via our activities we actively connect our partners with each other to realize collaborations to develop and implement solutions, including research projects, PoCs, subsidies and grants.


Through our investment fund and partner network we invest up to €3mln in promising solutions and support companies with raising additional capital.




Wearable technologies that can be worn as tools on the body, embedded in clothing, tattooed on the skin, or even implanted in the body. Focus areas include mixed reality, smart cameras, sensor technology, smart textiles and smart PPE.


Empowering the worker

Technologies that enhance the strength of the worker to make physically demanding and repetitive jobs healthier and safer. Focus areas cover passive and powered exoskeletons for every part of the body including, back support, power gloves and chairless chairs.


Bridging physical and digital

Data measurement tools and analytics that generate insights on health, safety and productivity of the worker. These measurements can include biometric, environmental or process-oriented data.

Learn more

Also excited about the opportunities of workforce augmentation? Read more about it in our market insight report, including great example solutions and use cases.

Join the network

Are you

A startup, scale-up, SME, or even a corporate

Working on a solution that is making physical work healthier

Beyond the idea stage

Benefit from

Exposure for your solution to 20+ large employers

Access to funding opportunities via grants and investments

Connections to realize innovative collaborations

Connect now

What to expect?

Step 1

Review by experts

Your application will be screened by the partners of Unknown Workforce Technologies to assess the fit

Step 2


If you’re accepted you’ll receive a technology provider membership

Step 3


New members will be introduced to the partners of Unknown Workforce Technologies via our activities

Step 4

Realize collaborations

Once you’re a member you can join activities, connect with all the partners and share your needs