11 - 12 - 13 June 2024

GreenTech Innovation & Concept Award Winners

It’s all about technology & innovations at the GreenTech Amsterdam and to put the innovations of our exhibitors in the spotlight we organised the GreenTech innovation awards again.
The winners of 2023 were announced during the opening of GreenTech Amsterdam.

The GreenTech Concept Award goes to: Model-5 by Skytree
The GreenTech Innovation Award goes to: Trap-Eye™ by Biobest in collaboration with PATS.


SkytreeModel 5

Company: Skytree
Category: Concept Award - The most promising new idea
Stand: 03.111SU

Product description: Skytree provides Decentralized Direct Air Capture (DDAC) units that offer a scalable alternative to the current fossil fuel based CO2 supply chain. Our DDAC units enable businesses to extract clean CO2 directly from ambient air on-site for either direct usage or permanent storage. This approach satisfies the demand for CO2 while decreasing the concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere.

Jury Comment
Heistek says: “This new technology of a startup is uniquely positioned to address several societal and environmental issues and can have a positive effect on the ecological footprint of horticulture. This crossover technology has the potential to revolutionizing effect on limiting fossil fuel based CO2.”



Company: Biobest in collaboration with PATS
Category: Innovation Award - The most revolutionising idea
Stand: 05.525

Product description: Scouting is the first crucial step of successful IPM. Trap-Eye™ fully automates sticky trap monitoring. It uses a dense network of scouting devices to take pictures of sticky traps, which are analysed by our artificial neural network to count both pests and beneficial insects. This provides profitable, accurate, and high-density scouting data to make better IPM decisions anytime and anywhere.

Jury Comment
Heistek: “A strong collaboration with a startup and an innovative combination of technology and biology. A very impressive and rapid product development journey from concept to a market-ready product. With this winner, the jury expects a major contribution to sustainability.”