The application deadline of DRONE PIONEER AWARD comes up in three weeks. All pioneers, developers, entrepreneurs and operators are asked to send their applications to obtain the opportunity to win 5000€, consulting hours, contacts and the respect they deserve.

Application is easy and free: simple download DPA_application_form19 to report details about the project or idea. All forms that have arrived until August 25th will be forwarded to the jury. The jury rates  the presentation, uniqueness, practicability and consistency with the sustainability goals of the United Nations. In 2019 and for the first time, the jury has been extended to six experts, including two VC:


The finalists are invited to join the award ceremony on Wednesday, 18th September as part of the community evening of EUROPEAN DRONE SUMMIT in Stuttgart. EUROPEAN DRONE SUMMIT will be parallel to INTERAERIAL SOLUTIONS part of INTERGEO. The host expects 19.000 visitors to gain details about latest drone technology, systems and solutions.

In 2019 for the third time DRONE PIONEER AWARD will award drone applications related to major social problems for the first time. The award is also meant to ignite public debate about new opportunities without shying away from conflict – both nationally and internationally and in the most relevant industry meet in Europe.