CAN I PARTICIPATE IN THE 2020 EDITION OF THE DRONE HERO EUROPE CONTEST?
We believe that a contest like the Drone Hero Europe needs the opportunity to bring people togheter physically. So due to the many corona virus measurments we decided to postpone the 2020 edition to 2021.Obviously it is not posisble to participite in the 2020 edition.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST 'DRONE HERO EUROPE 2021'?
The contest is open to anyone: students, research institutions, organizations, startups and companies developing or implementing innovative drone solutions.
CAN A GROUP OF PEOPLE/COMPANIES SUBMIT AN ENTRY TOGETHER?
A group can submit an entry, but only one person can be appointed as contact person and only this person will pitch in front of an audience.
CAN I SUBMIT A VIDEO THAT WAS SHOT AT ANY TIME?
A submitted video can be shot at any time, just remember the contest stands for creativity, passion and knowledge of technology and the jury expects this to be reflected in your video entry.
WHEN CAN I SUBMIT MY ENTRY?
The contest will be open for video sumbissions from May 2021 till November 2021.
CAN I REPLACE MY PREVIOUS ENTRY WITH A NEW ONE ?
Every entry can be reviewed only once, but only before the deadline for the entries.
DO I HAVE TO BE IN EUROPE TO PARTICIPATE?
Yes. We call for every European drone enthusiast to unleash their drone hero within and submit their innovative hardware, software or services drone solution. You or your company/organization must be based in Europe to be able to participate.
CAN I SUBMIT MY VIDEO BY E-MAIL TO THE EUKA OFFICE?
No, the only way to enter the contest is via this website, fill out the registration form and send us your video link via this form.
HOW IS THE JUDGING CONDUCTED?
After the selection of the finalists, the nominees will be coached to pitch their idea, prototype or concept. The criteria of the jury are: a promising valorization, great business opportunities, proven innovation spirit, unique proposal and an expression of creativity. The nominees will have their closing pitch in front of an audience of at least 500 professionals at the Amsterdam Drone Week 2020 in Amsterdam. The jury will thereafter announce the awards.
WHO JUDGES THE CONTEST?
The jury consists of innovation experts, academics and representatives of government. All jury members have an excellent understanding of the drone economy in Europe and they will decide which finalists will win the Drone Hero Awards.
WHEN ARE THE FINALISTS SELECTED?
Finalists will be selected by an independent jury at a agreed upon timing. They will be contacted by EUKA and will pitch in front of the jury and audience of the Amsterdam Drone Week.
CAN I ENTER MULTIPLE TIMES?
No, every participant (individual/organisation/company) can submit only one video video.