TUM Entrepreneurship Day 2017
On June 30th the annual Entrepreneurship Day at Technical University of Munich took place. Interested parties got information on start-up funding opportunities at the Start-up Fair. The Presidential Entrepreneurship Award was given out in the evening to one outstanding spin-off whose business idea is largely based on research findings.
Presidential Entrepreneurship Award Ceremony 2017
The 2017 TUM Presidential Entrepreneurship Award went to KONUX, which offers a holistic IIoT solution combining smart sensors, AI-based analytics and the visualization of key insights to reduce operational costs and increase machine uptimeproducts to generate electricity from waste heat. Prof. Dr. Thomas Hofmann, Vice President of Research and Innovation at TUM, conferred the award on behalf of President Prof. Dr. Herrmann. The award comes with a 10,000-euro prize and is endowed by the Bund der Freunde.
Video: Nominations for the Presidential Entrepreneurship Award
The nominated companies Konux, eGym and ProGlove introduce themselves. (German language and subtitles only)