3rd EBV IoT HERO finals at 36th WT Wearable Technologies Conference Europe

Munich, December 2019   
The EBV IoT Hero is EBV Elektronik‘s initiative to support techpreneurs all over Europe! EBV is Europe’s largest semiconductor distributor, helping IOT start-ups to bring their solutions to the market successfully.

More than 500 participants of the 11th IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® coming from the EMEA region were included in the EBV IOT HERO Award and the winning solutions are now announced!

Here are the top5 of the EBV IoT HERO Award (in alphabetical order):

These disruptive solutions will be presented live in front of the international jury and exciting tech audiences at the 36th WT | Wearable Technologies Conference EUROPE, ICM – International Congress Center Munich (Germany) on 27thJanuary 2020.

The winner of the EBV IoT HERO powered by EBV Elektronik will benefit from:

  • Collaboration with EBV’s StartmeUp team, dedicated to support start-up companies including engineering, sourcing, and logistics
  • A cash prize of 10,000 Euro
  • EBV’s Heracles 224G development kit for free, upon request

„As in the past 3 years, it was again exciting to evaluate all the innovative ideas and solutions and we are looking forward to meeting the finalists on stage at the WT Conference. It will be a tight race between the candidates for the EBV IoT Hero 2019„ stated Markus Vogt, Director Segment Healthcare & Personal Devices, EBV Elektronik.

The 36th WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2020 EUROPE on January 27-28 will be the meeting point for international experts of the entire wearable value chain, co-located with ISPO Munich. Focusing on emerging technologies and latest developments from the wearable tech industry, the program will guide you through key topics in healthcare, sports & industry. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this exciting event and benefit from exclusive networking opportunities to drive your business.

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Behind the scenes – The Innovation World Cup® Series
The Innovation World Cup® Series is the world’s leading open innovation platform that supports breakthrough innovations to become reality, and connect techpreneurs with international tech corporations. 

The Innovation World Cup® Series was initiated by Navispace AG in 2003. Current partners include STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Würth Elektronik, Microtronics, LOXXESS, AiQ Smart Clothing, Gore, Gemalto and VARTA Microbattery. A panel of international industry experts selects the best solutions based on the level of innovation, marketability, and usability. Participation is free of charge.

Further partners include StartupCon, WT | Wearable Technologies, BIM World MUNICH, CSEM, AlpICT, ACCIO, Business OULU, G2 Startups, Gate Garching, Wolves Summit, Medical Valley, UnternehmerTUM, Team Côte D’Azur, French Côte D’Azur, Innovative City, Innovability, CENSIS, MEDICA, InnMind, ISPO, Polar Bear Pitching, MIT Enterprise Forum Poland, Technoport, THINGS Stockholm, Munich Startup, Engerati, InfoShare, IFJ, IT2Industry, Paris Region Entreprises, Disruptive Week Milan, GZDN, INN.KUBATOR, TechBBQ, TAITRA, Hong Kong Science, Technology Park, Government of Canada, Cluster Digital, IOT Business News, and many more. 

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Elisa Sollazzo | Project & Event Manager