Huggable robot Somnox wins public award Philips Innovation Award 2017

News - 10 May 2017

The startup Somnox won the public award of the Philips Innovation Award 2017 on Monday 8 May. Somnox is a breathing soft robot that helps falling asleep. The start-up was founded by four TU Delft students, including IDE student Julian Jagtenberg.

Among the other finalists were TU Delft start-ups Nowi, co-founded by IDE alumnus Omar Link, and GBM Works. GBM Works won the Philips Innovation Award 2017 and received a price package worth of € 50,000.

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