Tag Archive for: awards

Providing added value for citizens with environmental data

Hawa Dawa won the Leipzig Smart City Challenge “Urban Environmental Data – View & Understand”. The approach presented by Hawa Dawa to the question “How can urban environmental data be prepared in a target-group-oriented, innovative and interactive way?” was chosen as the winner by the interdisciplinary jury of the City of Leipzig taking into account clearly defined evaluation criteria. The city of Leipzig focuses on the usability of environmental data by citizens.

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Semi-Finalist in “Sustainable Cities & Real-Estate” of the TT Global Impact Awards

The “Sustainable Cities & Real Estate” category of the TTI Global Impact Awards looks at how to transition the entire sector into a sustainable paradigm to transform and construct sustainable buildings, cities, and communities by making construction, maintenance and transportation energy-efficient and environmentally enhancing.

Convincing solution for the digitisation of NO2 measurements

Hawa Dawa wins Munich Innovation Competition. Hawa Dawa was able to convince the cross-divisional and cross-departmental jury team of the Bavarian capital yesterday with its solution based on a network of cost-effective IoT sensors.

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Hawa Dawa is WSA Winner 2020 – The WSA Top 40 utilise technology with smart content to hack global gaps and to support SDGs

Hawa Dawa is one of the four German start-ups that have been awarded the UN WSA prize. WSA recognises modern technology combined with a social cause and smart content, which not only solves problems but enhances equality, information access and inclusion.

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HACK THE GAPS – Digital Solutions for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Hawa Dawa Wins WSA-Germany Award and Qualifies for UN WSA Global Award

Hawa Dawa won the WSA-Germany Award together with eight other participants in the competition of 378 submitted solutions. Hawa Dawa is the winner in the Smart Settlement & UrbaniZation category.

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Hawa Dawa is “Digital Startup of the Year 2020”

Hawa Dawa has been recognised with the “Digital Start-up of the Year 2020”  award at the IFA in Berlin. The Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi) awards this prize annually to promising young digital companies from the BMWi start-up initiatives, which have already established themselves on the market. The award recognises start-ups who have implemented their founding ideas particularly successfully in a short time and are pursuing promising concepts for further growth. Read more

Hawa Dawa among the finalists of Disrupt Berlin organized by TechCrunch

After a successful first round, Hawa Dawa was nominated finalist in the Startup Battlefield TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin 2019 among two other startups. Read more

Hawa Dawa on the stage of Disrupt Berlin organized by TechCrunch


Every year, TechCrunch dives deep into the international startup scene to find innovative startups to compete in Startup Battlefield – TechCrunch’s famous global startup competition. Read more

Environmental Impact – A Well-Recognized Business Model: Hawa Dawa among the winners of three events within two weeks

Hawa Dawa positioned itself among the winners of three important events in Germany within only two weeks: 1st place at the Maritime Startup Night at the SeaDevCon event in Hamburg (more here), 1st place at the Bits & Pretzels event in Munich and with that also recognized with the Munich Start-up Award (more here) and finally 3rd place at the Perfect Match start-up competition in Herne. Read more

Hawa Dawa nominated for EIT Venture Award

Q: How many entrepreneurs does it take to fill a fish tank? A: exactly 11. If you’d been in Hungary at the start of October, you may have heard a bit of competitive splash coming from the Akvarium Klub, an events venue in Budapest not far from the Danube hosting the awards ceremony for this year’s European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) Venture Award. Eleven innovative and marketable startups from across the EIT’s network of Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) came together, having been nominated as finalists for the Venture Award. Read more