Company: Omek Interactive
Tech Sector: 3D Gesture recognition technology
Key Product: Omek Shadow Development Suite
The Lowdown: Founded in 2006, Omek Interactive is the brainchild of husband and wife team Dr. Gershom and Janine Kutliroff. The Israeli company specializes in software that enables gesture recognition and body movement tracking and transforms users' movements into a 3D avatar. Omek's SDK gives application developers and interface/display manufacturers the ability to add gesture recognition to their devices and platform, giving users the ability to interact with computers, televisions and other systems without physical controllers or keyboards.