Corpo start-up programmes


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Kolektor is a multinational corporation with headquarters in Slovenia and a wide network of companies and branches in Europe, US, and Asia, which is working in the field of highly specialized industrial production. As one of the leading players in global niches of components and systems for the automotive industry, electricity, engineering and technological systems, they also wish to establish themselves as a leading global provider of solutions for smart factories in the era of the digital industrial revolution. They see an opportunity for rapid growth, also in collaboration with startups, mostly in the fields of industrial IoT – IioT.
Services for startups
Kolektor is looking for opportunities to strategically collaborate with startups developing disruptive solutions for industry 4.0 in the following fields:
  • Context and pattern recognition,
  • Robotics and sensors,
  • Advanced materials,
  • 3R (VR/AR/MR),
  • Simulations and models for forecasting and decision making,
  • Predictive and advanced analytics,
  • Big data, data storage, and processing cloud applications,
  • Employee mobility,
  • Automated guided vehicles and integrated transport units,
  • Predictive maintenance,
  • 3D modeling
  • Machine vision and machine learning,
  • Artificial intelligence (AI),
  • And safety devices related to IoT. 
Statement and vision
Valter Leban, board member, Kolektor: “In the car industry, Kolektor is currently number one in commutators, magnetics, hybrid components … We are also at the top in electricity and energy, engineering and technological systems. When you are number one, two or three in the world, you quickly face the question of where and how to grow in the future. When you start looking for new programmes, it’s important to understand what will affect the future. Digitalization is a megatrend connected to all other megatrends, so we focused on searching for breakthrough solutions in the field of industrial digitalization, more exactly in the industrial Internet of Things and solutions for smart factories.”
Contact information
Mateja Lavrič, Kolektor Startup Programme,
Andrej Čušin, Kolektor Startup Programme,
Kolektor, Vojkova 10, 5280 Idrija, Slovenia