Our vision

is to improve the quality of life of older adults and their families by enabling innovative health & care services at home.


22.06.2016 - Out of 175 submissions TAVLA is one of the 15 finalists for the AAL Smart Ageing Prize

TAVLA has made it through as a finalist of the Smart Ageing Prize. We are one of 15 finalists chosen from 175 entries from across Europe. The 15 finalists are invited to present their ideas at a mentoring academy in Brussels in July. The AAL Joint Programme is the funding activity that aims to create better conditions of life for the older adults and to strengthen the industrial opportunities in Europe through the use of information and communication technology (ICT).
AAL Smart Ageing Prize: http://aal.challenges.org/selected/17/tavla/

12.02.2016 - TAVLA among TOP-10 business plans of start2grow (34)

We are happy to announce that TAVLA belongs to the top ten out of 56 business plans at the competition start2grow (34). start2grow is a City of Dortmund Economic Development Agency initiative. start2grow enables networking for founders among each other and to the movers and shakers of the start-up scene. It provides important support for the first steps towards ones own business. As one of the biggest competitions in Germany, since 2001 start2grow has successfully supported the foundation of more than 1.080 start-ups.
start2grow: http://www.wirtschaftsfoerderung-dortmund.de/gruendung/start2grow/preistraeger/preistraeger-start2grow-34.html

09.07.2015 - TAVLA wins German start-up grant (EXIST)

Our first big step! TAVLA wins a grant worth 125.000 € (EXIST) from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). From January 2016 on we will reside in the start-up incubator of the University of Cologne (GATEWAY). We are looking forward to pushing innovation for health and care in Europe to the next level. EXIST aims at improving the entrepreneurial environment at universities and research institutes. It also aims at increasing the number and success of technology and knowledge based business start-ups.
EXIST: www.exist.de        GATEWAY: www.gateway.uni-koeln.de


TAVLA SCE mit beschränkter Haftung i.G.
c/o GATEWAY University of Cologne
Ägidiusstr. 14, 50937 Cologne, Germany


Florian Ertel
+ 49 (0) 221 470-1128