About Sensoneo

Sensoneo enables a world that is green, clean and free of litter

The Sensoneo solution for smart waste management was developed in 2014. Since then, this Slovakia-based (mid-European country & member of the EU) tech company has managed to make an incredible journey from highly demanding R&D, testing, and patenting processes to first installations, happy customers and global expansion.

The Sensoneo smart waste management solution is currently deployed in 137 locations on 5 different continents.

Sensoneo provides smart enterprise-grade waste management solutions for cities and businesses to cost-efficiently manage the waste lifecycle and improve the environment and well-being of people. Through its unique smart waste management technology, Sensoneo is redefining the way waste is managed. The solution combines in-house produced ultrasonic Smart Sensors that monitor waste in real-time with sophisticated software, providing cities and businesses with data-driven decision-making capabilities, and optimization of waste collection routes, frequencies and vehicle loads. 

Sensoneo smart waste management has gained interest in cities and business around the world and the solution has been installed in numerous locations across Europe, North America, South America, Middle East, Australia and New Zealand.

The company became a Startup Awards 2015 finalist and was nominated for the Via Bona 2016 award in the Green Company category, and the IT project of the year in the IT GALA 2016 poll. Sensoneo also received the Golden Ant 2016 award in the Innovative Solution category, Mission award 2017 for working on innovations that tackle important social challenges, Innovation of the Year award 2017 from Ministry of Economy and prestigious Microsoft Award in Public administration & Smart city category. In April 2019, Sensoneo became winner of Innovation World Cup Series’ Smart Territories Challenge, that took place in Paris as part of the BIM World Paris, the world leading event for digital transformation in construction, real estate industry and urban planning. 


Martin BASILA |  Founder & CEO

Martin is a Senior Executive Manager with great experience in the management of complex IT projects, programs, and integrations. Martin studied Automation and Robotics at the University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia and quickly managed to put his knowledge to practice.  Since 1997, he worked on numerous IT & project management positions for reputable companies such as Ability, IDSScheer, Quimonda, Infosys and others, and in 2012 he founded his own IT company. In 2014 he founded Sensoneo to revolutionize the way waste is managed. Martin is very passionate about new technologies, machine learning and artificial intelligence and enjoys his family life with his three daughters.

Andrea BASILOVA |  Co-Founder & PR manager

Andrea takes care of all Sensoneo’s online and offline communication. Her goal is to make Sensoneo a strong brand recognized across global smart waste management market. Her background in marketing and PR enables her to be the perfect advocate for the Sensoneo solution. Working on a solution with great potential for positive global change and a great business case behind it makes Sensoneo a dream come true for Andrea. Thanks to Sensoneo Andrea feels comfortable in many waste-related topics such as sustainability, zero waste and circular economy as well as smart city and internet of things.

Slavomir Nec |  VP of Engineering

As VP of Engineering Slavomir is responsible for strategic planning, product design, quality assurance and problem resolution. He has a key role in ensuring Sensoneo customer success. Strong analytical and solution-oriented thinking is one of Slavomir’s greatest strengths. His communication skills are excellent due to his many years of support and cooperation with customers and internal stakeholders in the CEE region. Slavomir has a strong background in the financial sector, where he gained vast experience from many different IT positions. Slavomir is a keen swimmer with several achievements under his belt. If he is not in the water, you can meet him on his bike enjoying the landscape of Slovakia.

Jana Knoppova  |  Marketing Manager

Jana is a very skilled and experienced Marketing Manager who early adapts new technology trends and innovative ways to enhance the effects of successful marketing. Jana is experienced in managing offline and online product campaigns for pharma and technology industry as well as in leading brand redesign and strategical marketing projects. She is goal-oriented with a highly professional demeanour and always strives for the best. Jana enjoys box and likes to swap learning about new digital media with walking with dogs.