Oriense is a high-tech enterprise founded in St. Petersburg in 2017. The enterprise provides special devices for blind and visually impaired that offer three major functions: geo-navigation, image recognition and obstacle avoidance. The project already operates internationally and has branches in the US and the Netherlands. Oriense is a for-profit social enterprise financed through sales and investments.

Country: Russia

Country: Russia

Region: St. Petersburg

Category: Inclusion

Category: Social Business

Group: Alumni

Program: 2016, Social Innovation School

SDG: Reduced Inequalities

SDG: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Status: The project is closed