We are happy to invite you to apply for our upcoming Digital Energy Innovation Award that we proudly present with Fraunhofer and Fraunhofer Energy Alliance at the Digital Energy Innovation Forum 2018.

Digital Energy Innovation Award 2018

November 13th & 14th, 2018
at Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, Hansastraße 27c, 80686 Munich

Startups are offered the chance to pitch in front of the entire audience, free of charge! Applications are open until October 14th, 2018. Please register here.


The DIGITAL ENERGY INNOVATION AWARD 2018 recognizes and rewards the best Startup providing unique solutions that shape the digital energy transition.

We’re looking for startups that offer solutions for challenges like the

  • Mastery of Complexity – e.g. self-learning EMS, predictive maintenance, demand side management, resilience
  • Reduction of Transaction Costs – e.g. digital market, smart contracts, planning systems
  • Convenience / User Friendliness – e.g. system integrated platforms, assisted living

The solution should be based on the latest technologies in

  • Simulation Technology
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Cyber Security


  • 5,000.00 € Prize Money – Win the Innovation Award for Digitial Energy 2018
  • Pitching Opportunity – Get the opportunity to pitch in front of the entire audience
  • Open Innovation Fair – Exhibit your solution at the ‘Open Digital Industry Venture Fair’
  • Free Participation – Free participation for max. 2 executives of your startup company

We would be happy to welcome you at Fraunhofer’s headquarters!
For any questions please contact:

Rosanna Günzel
+49 89 630253-27