Drone Hero Europe

WHAT & WHERE?

The Drone Hero Europe is an international competition for European based companies/organizations/individuals who have an innovative business case which comprehends drone technology. ​​This contest is organized by the European UAV Knowledge Area (EUKA) and is taking place at the Commercial UAV Expo Europe in Amsterdam.

 

WHY?

…to provide a platform to these innovators to show their application to a large public
…to connect them to potential customers or partners
…to support the valorization of their products or services

 

WHO?

The Drone Hero Europe contest is open to everyone based in Europe: students, research institutions, organizations, startups and companies developing or implementing drone solutions. The solution can consist of hardware, software, services or any combination of the above.

 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE?

Submit your best video explaining your innovative drone project and a brief text explanation via this page. After submission your video will be reviewed by our staff and be published on our Vimeo-channel and on the participants-page. The category in which your project will participate will be decided by the jury.

 

 

PRIZES & TIMING?

Nominees

Finalists

…get an all-access pass
and pitch the audience in Amsterdam
at Commercial UAV Expo Europe.

Nominees

Winners

…get an all-access pass at Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas.

The Public Drone Hero Europe even gets a free exhibit space* at the Expo!

Timeline

Timeline

January 15th – contest is open for new participants

February 1stvoting for the Public Award starts

April 3rdcontest submission deadline

April 6th – finalists per category announced

April 11th – finalist pitch & winners announced

Which are the Drone Hero Europe categories?

These awards are an additional asset to convince local and foreign prospects of your proficiency. Not only does it bring you fame, it makes you and your staff a proud team. It is also a unique opportunity to step into the international spotlight.

Go for the award Drone Hero Europe 2018 and make sure that you earn your place on the wall of dronefame.

Selected candidates will pitch before an audience of 500 professionals!

International Drone Hero EUROPE

This hero has the best international opportunities.

Start-up Drone Hero EUROPE

This hero is simply the best starting company in the contest.

Innovative Drone Hero EUROPE

This hero has an excellent innovative concept.

Public Drone Hero EUROPE

This hero has the video with the most public votes.

The winner not only receives an all-access pass, but also an free exhibit space* at Commercial UAV Expo Las Vegas.

* A free exhibit space consist of a physical area at the Expo, not the actual booth itself. The winner does not receive a plane ticket or hotel accomodation.

 

Find out in the video below what companies battled it out to become Drone Hero Europe in 2017! Will you be next?

 

Drone Hero Europe Sponsors

Find out how you can sponsor this international contest.

Drone Hero Europe Supporters

This contest is supported by a majority of European drone associations and companies. Candidates from all over Europe will participate to become the Drone Hero Europe 2018. An international jury will choose 6 nominees who will pitch at Commercial UAV Expo in Amsterdam.

APANT
APANT
BHO
DARPAS
PILGRIM
UAVA
ARPAS UK
BlackLight
FPDC
PIX4D
UAVDACH
ASSORPAS
COSTAIN
LARPAS
SAPRITALIA
UVS
BeUAS
DronePort
NOKIA
SKYFUTURES