Ingrid is co-founder and CTO in AssiTech, which she started as a student at NTNU.
Ingrid has studied mechanical engineering, and did her master thesis on the technical design and development of the AssiStep. Ingrid also has a passion for snowboarding and skateboarding, and has spent her spare time establishing and running the community for female skateboarders in Trondheim.
AssiTech develops the AssiStep, a mechanical aid for people with reduced mobility to climb stairs on their own. AssiTech received support from the NTNU Discovery programme in 2013.
AssiTech launched the AssiStep in 2015, and has received a lot of interest in the assistive device industry both nationally and internationally, for the design and function of the product.