SPACE OSCARS 2019

Awards Ceremony of the Copernicus Masters and Galileo Masters 

The Space Oscars 2019 – THE highlight of Europe’s major space competitions for Galileo and Copernicus.

As a festive highlight of the EU Space Week, 36 prizes were awarded to pioneering space entrepreneurs. The splendid Awards Ceremony took place on 4 December 2019 and awarded outstanding innovations in Earth observation and Satellite Navigation live on stage in Helsinki, Finland.

Find more informations on winners, partners and programme.

Discover Europe’s top entrepreneurs tackling global challenges using Galileo and Copernicus

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Join the festive highlight of the EU Space Week 2019

The Space Oscars 2019

This Awards Ceremony was the culmination of the 2019 competition year for the Copernicus Masters and Galileo Masters. As the organiser of both competitions, AZO was bringing together Europe’s space community of leading institutions, forward-thinking industry, thriving startups and award-winning entrepreneurs for the 16th time.

The top entrepreneurs tackling global challenges using Copernicus and Galileo have been honoured with awards by renowned speakers from the most relevant space stakeholders. Prizes were presented by high-ranking representatives from the European Commission (EC), European GNSS Agency (GSA), European Space Agency (ESA), German Aerospace Center (DLR), German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI), Planet, BayWa AG, Stevenson Astrosat Ltd., Airbus and sobloo.

Winner Announcement
of our Challenge Partners

Following the evaluation phase this past summer, each of our Challenge Partners announced the top finalists of their challenge. All finalists and their proposed solutions demonstrate how EO is able to solve important problems faced by business and society.

The winners of the Special Prize Challenges as well as the Copernicus Masters Overall Winner have been announced on 4 December during the Space Oscars 2019 in Helsinki, Finland. Discover the finalists and winners now!

Partners

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an event of

Copernicus Masters and Galileo Masters partners

European Space Agency (ESA)
Copernicus & European Commission
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt / German Aerospace Center
CGI
German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure
Planet
BayWa
Astrosat
Airbus
sobloo

Programme

The Space Oscars were awarded for the 16th time on 4 December 2019 as part of the EU Space Week 2019. High-ranking speakers from the world-class competition partners of the Copernicus Masters and Galileo Masters have honoured the most visionary ideas.

EU Space Week 2019 was Europe’s biggest event in the space sector. To discuss the future of space applications and innovation the event brought together the space community, non-space innovators, entrepreneurs and the digital community.

EU Space Week 2019 was organised by the European Commission under the auspices of the Finnish Presidency of the Council of the EU, in partnership with the European GNSS Agency (GSA), European Space Agency (ESA), and AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen.

Impressions

Review the memories of the splendid Awards Ceremony and the glorious moments of the Copernicus Masters Winners and speakers live on stage.