PSI started in 1993 as a facilitating company that helps companies develop innovations for a safe society.
Many innovations have gotten off the ground as a result of this support and have become indispensable in the security sector.
In 2009 the idea came to develop a live streaming video App for safety, in 2010 this idea received the Social Innovation Award.
The SafeCity company was founded in 2011 to further develop the App.
It was an early attempt, but very educational and SafeCity subsequently continued with new developments.
Public Safetyu Innovation BV and SafeCity BV have a lot of expertise in many projects. For example: the EU funded PASSAnT project.
Quartermaster for a safer internet and valuing Apps and IoT devices with CALLFORTRUST.
and Eureka aanvragen op het gebied van Safety en Security, informatie technologie en ondernemerschap.
Expert / Evaluator of the Horizon2020 EIC Accelerator (SME instrument) for the EU committee and
Eureka in the area of Safety, Security, information technology and entrepreneurship.
Support various companies in entrepreneurial issues, give lectures, board member of several organizations for instance the Firefighters Without Borders Foundation.
Innovating is primarily an enterprising search for like-minded people, right stakeholders and money.
Do not think that your idea is pure or unique, but seek the nuance and benefits that make your innovation better than other innovations.
Describe the Unique Buying Reasons of your product.
Write a business plan on 1 A4, for example with Canvanizer.com.
There will be many people enthusiastic about your idea, but that does not give capital or sales.
Know that you have to go through heavy weather (Valley of death) and that can only be overcome by perseverance and discipline.
Use advisers, listen to them, but stay yourself, use only what is needed, and act as an evangelist.