exthex works closely with universities which are important partners. Contrary to university research, exthex’s goal is to create own spin-offs based on the results of successful research projects.
Top priorities are the future markets of AAL, IoT and Smart Energy. The experienced team has coordinated several national and international projects in these fields and participated in many more.
Current / Finished Projects
Project Duration: 2018 – 2021
Total Budget: € 2.3 Mio
The goals in DAPAS are the development of a holistic, scalable and market-ready AAL product as well as the organizational structure to deliver the product successfully on the market. The assets from existing AAL projects and products are merged.
Project Duration: 2017 – 2020
Total Budget: € 1.6 Mio
SUCCESS provides an innovative training application on the user’s mobile device to support and accompany formal and informal caregivers, and the public, to appropriately and effectively interact with Persons with dementia, based on evidence-based communication and intervention strategies for dementia.
Project Duration: 2015 – 2018
Total Budget: € 2.4 Mio
zocAALo is a platform to facilitate widespread uptake of certified, accessible and easy-to-use AAL applications. The solution consists of an application marketplace, developer tools, and a certification seal for those looking for elderly-people-oriented trusted applications.
Project Duration: 2013 – 2016
Total Budget: € 2.9 Mio
DALIA provides an integrated, individually tailored home system based on a personal virtual assistant that supports and empowers elderly adults to live independently at home and care for themselves as long as possible as well as informal carers in their work to relieve stress.
A consecutive combination of energy management, IoT and AAL-technologies offers an entry for people of all ages. Hence, not only the foundation for the later needed support is given, but simultaneously people have the opportunity to decide themselves to be well prepared for ageing.
Successfully developing Start-ups and Spin-Offs requires a good balance of the right assets, a trustworthy financier, the right „caretakers“, innovative Ideas and Visions and an excellent network.
Success story of Emma
Incorporation of exthex GmbH
EU AAL Joint Programme project DALIA
Numerous national and international awards for Emma
First round of Investor meetings for market introduction
Pilot project with Energie Steiermark in 15 households
Prototype to Product development „Emma – flexible living assistant“
– Supported by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) in its programme AT:Net „EMMA“
INiTS Startup Camp 2017, winner of the public voting at Demo Day
Foundation E_nnovation better life solutions GmbH
Going Live „Emma – die flexible Lebensassistenz“
Success story of sendhybrid
- March 2010
Incorporation of exthex GmbH and development of the exDP and easyVersand prototypes.
- October 2010
First big customers BM.I (Austrian Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs) City of Graz, Capital of Styria, Austria
Numerous national and international Awards
Supported by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) in its programme AT:Net
Further large customers Vienna Insurance Group (Donau Versicherung, Wiener Städische Versicherung), etc.
- January 2014
Founding and operative start of sendhybrid GmbH. Supported by the AWS (federal economical promotional services) in it’s programme “Unternehmensdynamik” (enterprise dynamic)
- April 2014
AWS “Founders Fund” starts silent partnership
Change of technologies, rebuilding and internationalisation of the sendhybrid-suite
- October 2015
Cooperation agreement with the Österreichische Post AG (leading logistics and postal services provider in Austria) and takeover of all electronic customers.
- October 2016
Österreichische Post AG acquires 26% of sendhybrid
- January 2017
Start of E-Brief.at
If you are interested in a cooperation or you have any questions to one of our solutions we are gladly available.
Use our contact form or leave your phone number and we will call you back.
Göstinger Straße 213
8051 Graz, Austria
Phone: +43 316 269 898 – 0
Mag.(FH) Barbara Hornaus-Griser (Managing Director)
+43 664 88677022
DI(FH) Tanja Kospach(Project Management)
+43 676 898 464 224
exthex GmbH – explore the excellence
Göstinger Straße 213
Privatdozent Mag. Dr. Claudia Bernecker
Managing director under commercial law:
Mag.(FH) Barbara Hornaus-Griser
Managing director under trade law:
Mag.(FH) Barbara Hornaus-Griser
+43 316 269 898 – 0
Registered in the Austrian company register under number:
Commercial Court of registration:
Landesgericht für Zivilrechtssachen Graz
Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung
Copyright © EXTHEX GmbH. The content and works published on this website are governed by the copyright laws. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilisation beyond the scope of copyright law shall require the prior written consent of the author or authors in question.
Limitation of liability for external links:
Our website contains links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the content of these websites is not under our control, we cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the point in time when the links were placed, no infringements of the law were recognisable to us. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to us, we will immediately remove the link in question.
Limitation of liability for internal content:
The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages.
We as service providers are liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to § 17 ECG, we as service providers are not under obligation to monitor external information provided or stored on our website. Once we have become aware of a specific infringement of the law, we will immediately remove the content in question. Any liability concerning this matter can only be assumed from the point in time at which the infringement becomes known to us.
A visit to our website can result in the storage on our server of information about the access (date, time, page accessed). This does not represent any analysis of personal data (e.g., name, address or e-mail address). If personal data are collected, this only occurs – to the extent possible – with the prior consent of the user of the website. Any forwarding of the data to third parties without the express consent of the user shall not take place.
We would like to expressly point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties. We cannot assume any liability for damages arising as a result of such security vulnerabilities.
The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded. We reserve the right to take legal steps in the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information; e.g., by means of spam mail.