Skysense won the 1st prize at Innovators Pitch IoT category. The Innovators’ Pitch is among the Top 5 competition for early stage startups in Europe, offering young entrepreneurs the chance to present their innovative products and prototypes to a high-level jury and an expert audience.
Starting from October 4th 2016, Skysense will be working under the Airbus Bizlab's wing, with the purpose of exploring how the Skysense Drone Infrastructure, can complement Airbus' workflows.
Airbus BizLab is a global aerospace business accelerator where startups and Airbus intrapreneurs speed up the transformation of innovative ideas into valuable businesses.
The Airbus BizLab has developed a “hybrid” concept to closely collaborate with startups while allowing smaller organizations to better understand needs and ways of working of large groups.
Part of Skysense's executive team will relocate to Hamburg, Germany, following the implementation of the project.
HEUREKA had promising startups pitch to investors at the event and three were selected as finalists – Fliit, a food delivery to businesses company, Lengoo, a professional translation service and Skysense. Andrea Puiatti took to the stage to pitch in front of Monique Woodward (500 Startups), Ralf Dümmel (DS Produkte) and Filip Dames (Cherry Ventures) who voted for the winning startup: Skysense.