Following up on the successful first edition in 2014, EIT Digital once again brings together cutting-edge European innovation, leading industrial players and a vibrant startup-scene in the field of Smart Energy Systems for a unique event. We invite you to a day packed with gripping keynotes on entrepreneurship and innovation, the final pitches of the pan-European startup competition “Idea Challenge” and insights into the machine room of Smart Energy innovation.
Three reasons why you should not miss this event:
- Meet known and promising new Smart Energy start-ups
During the event selected start-ups will present their products and services on a special start-up fair. You will have the chance to learn about the latest innovations and the bright minds behind them in an informal and open setting. Visit the exhibition at your own leisure and get inspired by some of the best Smart Energy start-ups in Europe.
- Be part of the EIT Digital Idea Challenge pitch event and award ceremony
The “Idea Challenge” is an EU-wide contest for the startups in digital technology. The competition focuses on the eight most important digital trends, which are also in line with the Innovation Areas of EIT Digital: Health & Wellbeing, Smart Spaces, Cyber-Physical Systems, Future Cloud, Cyber Security and Privacy, Internet of Things, Urban Life and Mobility and Smart Energy Systems. See the top 10 Smart Energy startups compete for up to 40.000€ in prize money and access to EIT Digitals pan-European innovation network.
- Become part of the Smart Energy Community
Last year we set out to foster a new Smart Energy Community in making various players interact: large corporates, startups, researchers, students, investors, as well as politicians and regulators. Our ultimate goal is to stimulate European innovation and business creation within the field of Smart Energy. Join this vibrant and growing community, to exchange ideas, visions and business cards at our community event.