Awards & Recognitions

Our work has been awarded numerous awards and recognitions 

Sensoneo awards in recent years graphic overview.

We are proud of being the first company to have deployed the commercial Narrowband IoT in the United States. In 2019, Sensoneo was recognized as one of top 3 tech scale-ups in the CEE region. Another significant achievement was receiving the prestigious EIC Accelerator grant supporting innovative “green deal technologies”.

Sensoneo is a member of SAPIE (Slovak Alliance for Innovation Economy). Proptech for Good, Circular Slovakia, and PropTech Slovakia


Mission Award for working on innovations tackling important social challenges

In 2017, Sensoneo received the Mission award for working on innovations that tackle important social challenges, the Innovation of the Year award 2017 from the Ministry of Economy, and the prestigious Microsoft Award in Public administration & Smart city category.


Winner of Microsoft Award for Smart City and Public Administration

Prestigious recognitions were handed over at the Microsoft headquarters in Prague on September 25, 2018 Microsoft Awards, which highlight the best and most innovative projects implemented by Microsoft partners in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Sensoneo solution made and impression thanks to the intelligent waste management project in the city of Nitra and became the winner of the category Public administration and development of smart city.


Winner of World Cup Series Smart Territories Challenge

In October 2019, while attending the Nordic Edge Expo, Sensoneo received SMAVARD in Waste category – recognition of most innovative implementations in the Smart City market.

Sensoneo’s project of an optimized collection of 420 underground bins in Prague was awarded as the Best Smart city project in the Czech Republic of the year 2019.

In April 2019, Sensoneo became the winner of Innovation World Cup Series’ Smart Territories Challenge, which 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.

In June the same year, Sensoneo became the first winner of PROPTECH – Startup Europe Award – the award recognizing companies bringing innovations to the Property & Facility Management market. The ceremony took place during the MIPIM – the world’s leading real estate market. 


EIC Accelerator grant & Green Company of the Year

In 2020, we have been selected as one of the companies to win a prestigious EIC Accelerator grant, targeted to innovative technology projects supporting the objectives of the European Green Deal. In addition to the grant in the amount of 1,368 million intended for the demonstration of the environmental and economic benefits resulting from the large-scale deployment of the solution, the company also received an investment opportunity in the amount of 3 million euros from the European Innovation Council Equity Fund.

Sensoneo has been recognized as the “Green Company of the Year” 2020 within the prestigious annual Via Bona awards organized by Nadácia Pontis/ Pontis Foundation, which was a great and highly valuable recognition of Sensoneo’s ongoing efforts and innovation in the field of waste management.


EXPO DUBAI 2020 and Presentation of our solutions to the president of the European Commission

In May 2021 Sensoneo was among few companies presenting its smart solutions and innovations to the president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen during her visit regarding the signing of recovery plan in Slovakia.

In October 2021, Sensoneo smart solutions were represented at the world’s greatest global gathering at EXPO Dubai 2020 and CEO of the company Martin Basila was chosen as a guest to the panel discussion of Expo Live Impact Series with the title “Recycling that makes a difference”.

In December 2021, Sensoneo received the Deloitte Impact Stars award in the category Technology Fast 50 Central Europe for the second time in a row.

In 2021, Sensoneo took part at biggest waste and recycling exhibition in United Kingdom – RWM in Birmingham, as well as Planet Budapest 2021 – Sustainability Expo and Summit, a joint event of the Visegrád Countries on sustainable development.


First and only system integrator of DRS in more than one country

In the past year, our company has achieved several significant milestones. We successfully launched the Deposit Refund System (DRS) in Slovakia and Malta, making us the first and only company in the world to develop and implement a software system for DRS in more than one country.

We attended IFAT Munich and RWM Birmingham as exhibitors with attractive stands, generating a lot of interest in our smart waste solutions. Finally, our revenues doubled from the previous year, surpassing 4 million EUR.

The Sensoneo team has grown from 52 to 78 colleagues and our solutions were offered in 82 countries at the end of this year.


25th fastest growing company in CEE & the only system integrator of DRS in five European countries

What a great year! Sensoneo has achieved many remarkable accomplishments, solidifying the position of a leading company in smart waste management on a global scale. We have successfully launched the Deposit Return System (DRS) in Romania, and prepared for deployment DRS in Hungary and Ireland in early 2024.

We became the 25th fastest-growing company in the CEE region, with 988% growth rate, secured Series A funding of 6.2Mio €, constructed the world’s largest smart waste installation in Madrid, and had the honor of hosting the Dutch Royal couple.

Our team has expanded from 70 to 120 members, and our innovative solutions help to protect the environment in 85 countries around the World.