The Programme

May 28th 2020

Livestream Open
19:00

 

Start Virtual Grand Final
19:30

 

Rough Diamonds
19:40 – 20:00

 

Innovators
20:10 – 20:50

 

Guest speaker
Simone Brummelhuis
21:00

 

Award Ceremony
21:20

The Grand Final 2020

 

The Grand Final of the Philips Innovation Award will be re-imagined as a virtual event. The show will be live streamed on Philips Innovation Awards’ website, www.phia.nl, at 19:30 on the 18th of May 2020 and a 10-minute compilation will be broadcasted on RTL Z on the following dates: May 25 (9:15), May 26 (17:45), May 28 (16:15).

 

The Virtual Grand Final will be an innovative show, broadcasted live from a studio using Augmented Reality (AR) technology. On the evening of May 18th, it will be decided which of the eight finalists have the most brilliant and innovative idea based on their live pitches. During the show, Simone Brummelhuis, founder and director of the Borski Fund, will share her experience with entrepreneurship and innovation. In the end, the jury, chaired by CEO of Royal Philips, Frans van Houten, will decide who will win the Innovator Award worth €50.000,- and Rough Diamond Award worth €10.000,-.

 

The 5 startups that are in the running for the Innovator Award are Applied Drone Innovations, DeWarmte, Intense, Lalaland and Playground VR. The 3 startups that will be competing for the Rough Diamond Award are Lunal, Rocknroo and Syntho.

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Rough Diamonds

Pitching round

Lunal
19:40

 

Rocknrool
19:50

 

Synthoo
20:00

Innovators

Pitching Round

Applied Drone Innovation
20:10

 

DeWarmte
20:20

 

Intense
20:30

 

Lalaland
20:40

 

Playground VR
20:50

Watch after movie
Semi-Finals

Semi-Finals

 

On april 8th 2020, the Remote Semi-Final took place. Thirty start-ups pitched virtually in front of the jury. At the end of the day, the Jury selected eight student start-ups that will compete in the Grand Final.

 

Five Innovators :
Applied Drone Innovations, DeWarmte, Intense, Lalaland, Playground VR

 

Three Rough Diamonds:
Lunal, Rock-n-Roo, Syntho

 

We would like to thank all teams for joining the Semi-Finals and wish them goodluck with their further development of their business.

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