The Grand Final of the Philips Innovation Award 2018: 7 May 2018

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The application process for the Philips Innovation award 2018 is closed.

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Congratulations to the finalists!

Last Wednesday, all the 30 semi-finalists did an amazing job at our Innovation Market & Semi-Final. All participants showed great potential and their level was higher than ever! Only 8 startups could be the best, but all semi-finalists earned a huge round of applause.
Here are the 8 finalists!
Innovators:, IVWear, Opt Medical, Spike Mobility & AcaBoo
Rough Diamonds: Ratio, Medcore & Circal Technologie
We are looking forward to the Grand Final on May 7th!

The Developing Stage has started

Today, we move on to the next stage: the Developing Stage. In the Developing Stage, we help you transform your idea or executive summary into a business plan. We have clear guidelines that help you in this process. By handing in your business plan, you will be one step closer to participating in the semi-final! Our top partners will evaluate your business plans and provide you with personal feedback, no matter if you make it to the semi-final or not!

Participation for the Philips Innovation Award 2018 is now officially open!

The application process for the Philips Innovation Award 2018 has started! Do you think you can be GBM Works' successor? Or perhaps you will go for the Rough Diamond award and follow in the footsteps of Level Diagnostics? Do not hesitate and challenge yourself! Participate now!
The application process for the Philips Innovation Award 2018 is closed.

GBM Works wins the Philips Innovation Award 2017

On the 8th of May, the Philips Innovation Award reached its climax. GBM Works took home the main prize, convincing the jury of their new silent method for installing wind turbines at sea.
The Rough Diamond League was won by Levels Diagnostics with their rapid diagnostic tool for medical healthcare. Somnox won the People's Choice Award with their soft robotic innovation!