GALILEO MASTERS 2012

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For the ninth consecutive year, entrepreneurs, research teams, students and individuals from more than twenty regions across Europe and the rest of the world, will be taking part in this competition.

For the ninth consecutive year, entrepreneurs, research teams, students and individuals from more than twenty regions across Europe and the rest of the world, will be taking part in this competition.

It rewards the most innovative projects and ideas in the field of satellite applications related to Security, Intelligent Transport systems, (ITS), mobile telecoms and so on.

On offer this year:

  • 1 European Prize: €20K
  • 7 special prizes sponsored by industrial partners or European institutes
  • 1 prize per partner region, including Nice-Sophia Antipolis

Regional Nice-Sophia Antipolis challenge:

  • a €5000 cheque
  • twelve months of support with the option of being based in Nice and at Sophia Antipolis
  • €20,000 advance to be reimbursed on potential for research partnership
  • 12 months free membership of the SCS Pégase and SCS competitiveness clusters for one SME
  • Introductions to Business Angel networks and industry partners

Competition calendar:

To the 30th June 2012 : Online registration and submission of applications: https://login.galileo-masters.eu

25th-26th September 2012: announcement of European and regional winners

25th October 2012: Awards ceremony, Munich, Germany