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The European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) is an international contest that awards the best services, products, or business innovations using satellite navigation in everyday life. Since 2004, ESNC’s mission has been to spur on development of market-driven applications based on satellite navigation technologies, including EGNOS and Galileo. Within the past nine years more than 7,000 developers took part in the ESNC. Submission of ideas is possible until 30 June 2013 at

This year’s prize pool is worth EUR 1 million including cash, business incubation, coaching, patent consulting, prototyping and marketing support, access to customers and user communities, and publicity in the world’s leading satellite navigation network. Special Prizes are awarded by the European GNSS Agency (GSA), the European Space Agency (ESA), the German Aerospace Center (DLR), the European Patent Office (EPO) and metaio. In addition the ESNC University Challenge and the GNSS Living Lab Prize are an offer. Winners of the 25 regional and 7 special prizes will be in the running for the Galileo Master’s grand prize of EUR 20,000 and six months incubation in a regional centre of choice.

Application fields
Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) enable countless applications here on Earth. Submissions are welcome in any relevant application field, including: Location Based Services, Smart Moving, Safety & Security,Navigation, Health, Energy, Augmented Reality, Gaming, Sports & Tracking, Public & Social Services, Agriculture and many more.

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European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) 2013 -

  1. 1. © Simone HörmannESNC :: TAKE THE NEXT STEPWITH YOUR BUSINESS CASEservices, product, business innovationfor the use of satellite navigation
  2. 2. Largest innovation network in SatNav2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 4
  3. 3. Take your business off the groundwith the support of the largest space-related incubation network2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 5
  4. 4. special prize partnersPartner 20132013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 6
  5. 5. Partner Regions 2012Partner Regions 20132013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 7
  6. 6. How to participateSIGN UP1 April to 30 June at www.galileo-masters.euStudents, university staff, Research associates,Private researchers, Start-ups, SME, Developers, …2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 8
  7. 7. How to participateSIGN UP1 April to 30 June at www.galileo-masters.euCHOOSE YOUR PRIZESChoose a region …… and a Special Prize2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 9
  8. 8. Special Prizes 2013The most promising EGNOS application ideaFocus: GNSS based applications that make use of EGNOSsignals and services / for the use of GalileoPrize: Incubation (max. 12 months)ESA Innovation PrizeFocus: Commercial use of space technologyObjectives: Best business ideas that uses GNSSPrize: 10,000 € cash prize; poss. incubation (ESA BIC/ESINET)Robust GNSS - Safety for SuccessFocus: Safety-Critical Applications (transport, traffic);instrument for precise operations, scientific applicationsPrize: DLR services (~ 50,000 €) e.g. technical support forresearch, access to testing facilities2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 10
  9. 9. Special Prizes 2013Best Patented InnovationFocus: patented GNSS related innovationPrize: economic study on the market potential (5,000 €);shortlisted for the European Inventor Award 2014The most innovative location-based AR applicationFocus: innovative ideas to create the Augmented CityPrize: software licenses, promotion activitiesUniversity ChallengeFocus: students, research associatesPrize: 1,000 € cash prize, patent consulting, technical & businessconsultancy, ticket for Munich Satellite Navigation Summit 2014GNSS Living Lab PrizeFocus: GNSS-related products & services; ready to be testedPrize: reality check trial in a Living Lab2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 11
  10. 10. How to participateSIGN UP1 April to 30 June at www.galileo-masters.euCHOOSE YOUR PRIZESSelect a region and a special prizePRESENT YOUR BUSINESS CASESubmit your service, product, or businessinnovation based on GNSS2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 12
  11. 11. Application fields2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 13
  12. 12. Seamless Indoor NavigationDirk Elias• Accurate indoor navigation with a smartphone• Ultra Low Frequency Magnetic Field Communication• Works with the phone’s three-axis hall sensor• Indoor navigation, access control, personalizedadvertisements, museum guidance• GNSS support for tunnels and densely constructed areas• Ranges from millimetres to several meters,very low-cost infrastructure© MVS‐California, LLC.Overall Winner :: GALILEO Master 2012©Fraunhofer Portugal2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 14
  13. 13. Regional Winner :: United KingdomThe Travel Time Platform –Time is More Valuable than DistancePeter Lilley| Charlie Davies• Delivers locations based on travel time• First to market, initial customers secured• Launched in the UK• Successful trials in nine other countries• Uses real-time and historic GNSS data• Adds the value of GNSS data tolocation-based information© iGeolise 20122013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 15
  14. 14. Mobility / Road / Ride sharingflincRegional Winner 2010 :: Hesse• social mobility network• real-time ride sharing• combines GPS and location-basedcapabilities with social networking to offera dynamic, safe, and automated servicethat gets people from A to B• available in the app store2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 16
  15. 15. How to participateSIGN UP1 April to 30 June at www.galileo-masters.euCHOOSE YOUR PRIZESSelect a region and a special prizePRESENT YOUR BUSINESS CASESubmit your service, product, or businessinnovation based on GNSSWINWin your share of around EUR 1 million in prizes2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 17
  16. 16. Galileo MasterEUR 20,000IncubationPrize Pool2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 18
  17. 17. TimelineMunich 5‐7 Nov
  18. 18. As our innovation IT partner provides the Ideas Database for thecompetition.Is empowering corporate foresight with consulting, scouting, andsupportive IT solutions.Has long-standing experience in the organisation of idea competitionsand idea management.Global participation of creative minds.Processing of huge amounts of ideas, ensuring the appreciation of allof them.Involvement of virtual expert panels and assessment from differentperspectives, allowing for multiple sub-challenges.SchaltzeitTheir database software enablesInnovation IT Partner 20132013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 20
  19. 19. Navigate your business to an emerging marketKathrin SturmAnwendungszentrum GmbH OberpfaffenhofenKathrin.Sturm@anwendungszentrum.deAndreas DippelhoferAnwendungszentrum GmbH OberpfaffenhofenAndreas.Dippelhofer@anwendungszentrum.dewww.galileo-masters.euContact2013 © 2013 Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen | 21