Our clients are construction companies responsible for the largest and most complex construction sites in the world. Thousands of players who need to work together precisely to perfection. Three things are crucial in tough everyday construction site situations: Efficiency, safety and handling of material. We are taking up this challenge to continue to their further development and are looking for your ideas/solutions.
Submit your innovative ideas on digitalization in shell construction! Your idea is particularly relevant to us if it falls into one of these areas.
Present tangible benefits in a convincing way for our customers: construction companies in shell construction. Please give us also more details about the product stage of your idea/solution. Our interest is to understand how your idea/solution can find an application in shell construction even when it was intended for a different sector.
*Subject to rules and conditions of the contest
November & December 2021: Video calls with shortlisted teams will take place
Finalists will be notified until end of December 2021 (Rewarded with EUR 5,000)
January 2022: Meet & Greet in Amstetten (Austria)
Final pitch presentations by all finalists at the WSA Global Congress
All start-ups, students and innovators throughout the world who have practical use cases and ideas regarding "digitalization in shell construction" are eligible to enter. No costs are involved in submitting an entry.
Please carefully read our Rules of Contest!
Since 1990, the Umdasch Group has been supporting outstanding achievements in research and development through the Josef Umdasch Research Prize. The award was created by the company’s present owners Hilde Umdasch and Alfred Umdasch, who named the prize after their father, Josef Umdasch.
As a result of the cooperation with the World Summit Awards (WSA), which has been in existence since 2018, the Josef Umdasch Research Prize is increasingly aimed at start-ups, entrepreneurs and future-oriented thinkers around the globe who can inspire enthusiasm with an innovative project idea.
Under the claim of upbeat construction - digital services for higher productivity, Doka has a focus on digital solutions and offers numerous services and applications, which aim to boost productivity on construction sites. Generating added value for our customers and optimizing the construction process in general is of utmost importance for us. Our services range from the planning phase to building operations and analysis of construction workflows. https://www.doka.com/en/solutions/upbeat-construction