NGI AWARDS 2019 winners

We celebrate nine winners in three categories. These companies, start-ups and non-profit organizations, researchers, teachers and students, municipalities and private communities, teams and individuals, investors and sponsors, philosophers and artists, entrepreneurs and visionaries are definitly worth looking at.

R&E Awards:


  • Brilliant early career researcher: Christopher Frauenberger
  • Brilliant PhD / Masters Students: Masako Kitazaki
  • Outstanding University Masters and Bachelors Courses: Fabian Geier CODE Berlin

Culture Awards:


  • MyData – A Nordic Model for human-centered personal data management and processing
  • bridgit – Internet of Ideas Data as human right Global Citizens’ Debate on the Future of Internet
  • The Things Network – Building a global Internet of Things network together

Startup Awards


  • CryptPad: End-to-end-encrypted real-time collaborative editing
  • HypeLabs: SDK that connects everything, even without internet.