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09Feb2017

The EuRoC Team "AIRBUS D&S-CATEC-University of Seville" awarded the “Best Drone-based Solution” in the 1st EU Drone Awards

On 24th January 2017, the European Young Innovators Forum celebrated the 1st ever EU Drone Awards along with a VIP Dinner at the European Parliament in Brussels. The awards are the result of a competition that started in November and that attracted more than 50 European drones companies from all across Europe. The purpose of this event was to promote and to support European know-how and high-level skills in the drone economy and to gather the main actors: policy-makers, corporates and drone startups.

The EuRoC team AIRBUS D&S-CATEC-University of Seville has been awarded by a special innovative prize in the category “Best Drone-based Solution". “We had a very good time and we are very grateful to EU Drone Awards team. For me this prize has meant the recognition to all the hard work that we had done in the last 8 years. As a research center, our main mission is to get technology into the industry, and this prize precisely reflects this, helping Airbus D&S to improve their manufacturing processes combining novel solutions and applying research from the University of Seville.” – Antidio Viguria Jiménez, AIRBUS D&S-CATEC-University of Seville team.