All winners of the Copernicus Masters 2019

Winners 2019

On 4 December 2019, the festive Awards Ceremony of the Copernicus Masters took place in front of an international audience during the EU Space Week 2019 in Helsinki, Finland. 7 business cases and Challenge winners were recognised during the Awards Ceremony by high-ranking industry and institutional representatives, such as the European Space Agency (ESA), the European Commission, the German Aerospace Center (DLR), Airbus, Planet, BayWa AG, Astrosat Ltd., the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) and AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen, the organiser.
ESA Copernicus 4.0 Challenge
ConstellR – Taking Our Planet’s Temperature During Climate Change submitted by Max Gulde, ConstellR, a spin-off from Fraunhofer EMI

DLR Environment, Energy & Health Challenge
ajuma UV-Bodyguard – Take Sun Protection to the Next Level submitted by Julian Meyer-Arnek, ajuma GmbH

Planet “See Change, Change the World” Challenge
Green City Watch – Measure the Quality of Urban Nature submitted by Nadinè Galle, Green City Watch

BayWa Smart Farming Challenge
Audili – Remote Soil Analysis submitted by Armin Schöpf, Audili OG

Airbus sobloo Multi-Data Challenge
remotIO-X – Retrieval of Motion and Potential Deformation Threats submitted by Matus Bakon, Ltd.

BMVI Digital Transport Challenge
ERMES – Extensive Road Monitoring Early-Warning System submitted by Ricardo Cabral, THEIA

Social Entrepreneurship Challenge
Zuri – An AI-Enabled Platform for Monitoring and Regulating Farm Fires in India submitted by Abhilasha Purwar


Since 2011 almost 3,300 participants have submitted their innovative Earth observation solution for business and society to the Copernicus Masters. Many of the ideas submitted in previous years have been implemented and successfully launched into the market.

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