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.
The Commercial UAV Expo is organized by Diversified Communications. With 15 years of experience producing world-renowned events for precision-measurement professionals, including Commercial UAV Expo Americas, SPAR 3D Conference & Expo and International LiDAR Mapping Forum, Diversified Communications has the industry connections and European market expertise to deliver a world-class event for commercial drone professionals. Content – delivered in-person and online – gives practitioners tools and information to make better business decisions.
…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
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?
January 15th – contest is open for new participants
February 1st – voting for the Public Award starts
April 3rd – contest 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.
* 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 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.