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13th IoT Innovation World Cup Pitch & Award Ceremony:

live on Wednesday, 1 June 2022, 16:00 – 18:00 CET, Hall 3, Stage: Industrial Startup Stage

Join the official 13th IoT Innovation World Cup® Finals Pitch and Award ceremony on 1 June 2022, at the HANNOVER MESSE and meet the most promising Top15 IoT techpreneurs of the year.

Industrial IoT:

  • Ali Rohafza from Altered Carbon (UK) – Intelligent digitization of scent
  • Steve Barnett and Tim Hall from GreaseBoss (Australia) – Digital transformation of greasing industrial equipment
  • Johannes Schnitzer from Ladon Energy (Germany) – Ladon energy box
  • Peter Ringstad from Ligna Energy (Sweden) – Sustainable energy storage from forest material
  • Antonio Rocha from Smartex.ai (Portugal) – Zero waste textile production
  • Alexander Schmitz from XELA Robotics (Japan) – Providing the human sense of touch to robots
  • Energy & Safety:

  • Jerome Rush from Passive Eye (UK) – Passive Eye self-sustaining monitor
  • Roland Leuchtenberger from PEEK (Germany) – A new way to protect power grid workers on the field
  • Hossain Mohammad Fahad from Serinus Labs (US) – Early warning sensors for lithium-ion battery safety
  • City:

  • Dr. Ben Bellekens from CrowdScan (Belgium) – Deliver insights and increase situational awareness on crowd density
  • Gonzalo Murillo from Energiot (Spain) – Global battery-free IoT network for a smarter grid
  • Hans Nottehed from Vourity (Sweden) – Vourity embedded payments
  • Agriculture:

  • Stéphane Poggi from FELCO (Switzerland) – Digivitis solution for precision viticulture
  • Guifré Vidal Alcaraz from NAUST Robotics (Denmark) – Upgrading agriculture with autonomous drones
  • Jalmari Talola from Soil Scout (Finland) – Wireless underground soil condition sensor
  • The 14th IoT Innovation World Cup ® is already open for submissions. Participation is free of charge.

    Behind the scenes – The Innovation World Cup® Series

    The Innovation World Cup® Series is the world’s leading open innovation platform that accelerates breakthrough innovations to become reality and connect techpreneurs with international tech corporations. The Innovation World Cup® Series was initiated by Navispace GmbH in 2003. Current and previous partners include STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Würth Elektronik, Microtronics, VOSS Automotive, AiQ Smart Clothing, VARTA Microbattery, Google, Intel, Swisscom, Ericsson, Telefonica, Gemalto, Samsung, and many more. Participation is free of charge.

    Further partners include WT | Wearable Technologies, BIM World MUNICH, CSEM, AlpICT, BioAlps Association, ACCIO, Business OULU, G2 Startups, Gate Garching, Wolves Summit, Medical Valley, UnternehmerTUM, IoTWeek, i2cat / IOT Catalan Alliance, Innovative City, Innovability, CENSIS, MEDICA, Invest in Bavaria, MIT Enterprise Forum Poland, Technoport, THINGS Stockholm, Munich Startup, InfoShare, IFJ, ITRI, INN.KUBATOR, TechBBQ, SUCCUS, Hong Kong Science and Technology Park, VJTI- Technology Business Incubator, Upgraded Life, and many more.