May 1st, 2020
Contest open for new entries
Fill out the subscription form and upload a 3 minute video explaining the business case
The application for the ‘Drone Hero Europe 2020’ Contest consists of submitting a short video of maximum 3 minutes providing insight in the proclaimed innovation, solution, etc. This video should provide a good insight in the innovation potential, proposed solution and/or market need. Also, this video should be forwarded in English in a commonly used format (MP4, …) at the latest by November 8th, 2020 (6pm CET).
November 8th, 2020 (6pm)
Deadline for contest submissions
The contest will close for all applications on November 8th, 2020!
Any applications after this deadline will be removed from the contest. The organization can decide to postpone the deadline. In this case communication will be timely provided through the contest website.
November 16th, 2020
Announcement of the finalists
The jury nominates 6 finalists based on the contributed videos
The jury will nominate 2 finalists in each category, making a total of 6 finalists. The selection will be based on the provided description of the business case and the contributed video. Every member of the jury votes his/her top 3 in every category. The 2 participants with the most points in every category will be nominated as a finalist.
December 2nd, 2020
Pitch presentations of the finalists
The 6 finalists pitch their business case in front of the jury at Amsterdam Drone Week 2020
During Amsterdam Drone Week 2020, all finalists will have to give a public pitch presentation of maximum 10 minutes in front of all members of the jury in the auditorium of the RAI Convention Center. This gives all finalists a great opportunity to pitch their business case in front of a large and relevant audience.
December 2nd, 2020
After the jury has voted and decided, the winners will be announced and honnored during the closing event of the Amsterdam Drone Week 2020 in front of a large press audience.