The Company

Next Signal is a technology company focusing on innovative use of Beacons and related technologies. It is located in the historic city of Tønsberg, Norway. Next Signal was founded in 2015.

Slash design element

Services

Next Signal develops and installs beacon based systems for customers to generate value added services. The systems can be designed on custom specifications.

Products

mApp + beacons

A specialized beacon based systems for museums and parks. It delivers context specific content in a customized app, generating a great experience for the visitors. Next Signal deliver the valuable product in collaboration with LabWerk.

Universal Design

TravelCompanion will be a beacon based system for use in public transport. Next Signal is project manager of the R&D project aiming at making public transport easier.

IndoorNavigation will be a beacon based system for indoor navigation in complex buildings. Next Signal is project manager of the R&D project aiming at making it easier to find around in complex buildings like hospitals, shopping centers, campuses for higher education, sport arenas and public buildings.

The Founders

Einar Myreng (CEO) is experienced in developing and helping customers making available information and tools which can be used in the interaction with their customers and general public. He has experience with and knowledge about beacons technology connected with related apps on mobile devices. He is educated as a teacher with a focus on technology from the start in 1991, and has experience from working with teaching/administration and several years in business. He has a passion to find new and easier ways of living and working by using technology.

Dr. Lars-Cyril Blystad (CTO) holds a Ph.D. in Applied Micro- and Nanosystems and a M.Sc. in Physics from the University of Oslo. He has 10+ years experience as a research scientist at SINTEF within the areas of microelectronics, Internet of Things (IoT), Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), analog and mixed signal electronics, including communications systems like Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE).

Next Signal have the following collaboration partners

Sintef logo   LabWerk logo   Empatix logo

Next Signal receives project support from

Innovasjon Norge   Barne-, ungdoms- og familiedirektoratet   virkemidler for regional FOU & innovasjon