Our Alumni - 2017

Pubinno

Smart taps for perfect beer

Pubinno is building smart taps for perfect beer. The smart tap, Taptronics, increases keg yield using smart fl ow algorithms and patent-pending robotics. Installed in place of manual taps, Taptronics reduces waste, controls the fl ow of beer with precision, and saves bartenders time. Taptronics serves the perfect beer and delivers a smooth and creamy foam that creates a wonderful drinking experience. Taptronics is a new channel between bars and beer brands, and yields operational and quality metrics in real-time. The company already has 30 paying customers, and is currently working with two of the 10 largest breweries in the world, Heineken and Efes Pilsen.

The Pubinno Team

Can Algül and Necdet Alpmen founded Pubinno in 2015. CEO Can Algül has eight years experience in the food and hospitality industry. Pubinno is his second startup and Taptronics is his third product. CTO Necdet Alpmen has five years prior IoT experience at iTech – his first startup. Can and Necdet met at a think tank in Istanbul. COO Emre Coşar joined Pubinno in 2016. He has 6 years of post-graduate R&D experience on Control Systems. Before Pubinno, he led teams developing mobile apps that had 10+ million users. Bryan Hermansson, founder of Black Hammer Brewery, met the Pubinno team through the Highway1 Accelerator and is driving product development and user research.

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A smart beer tap and AI-powered platform serves 21st century beer to the 21st century consumer, maintaining quality from the brewery to the bar to the customer.

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