Tosibox, a Finnish company offering secure remote connection solutions, has won the Industrial and Security Category Awards at the IOT / M2M Innovation World Cup. The pitching and award ceremony took place on Wednesday, March 1, in Barcelona, Spain.
The award ceremony, organized for the 5th time, was held for the first time parallel to Mobile World Congress – the largest mobile industry gathering in the world. The finalists took the stage to pitch their outstanding solutions to an audience of investors, media, executives and Mobile World Congress attendees.
“It was a great day for Tosibox; Winner of Innovation World Cup in two categories. I was proud to present the Tosibox solution in Barcelona. We had an excellent presentation supporting our superb solution, and the whole team deserves a big thank you”, says Tero Lepistö, CEO at Tosibox (pictured top left).
The 26 finalists were selected from a pool of over 400 submissions in 5 categories and 2 special prizes. The final included a strong presence from Oulu, Finland, as besides Tosibox also Capricode was among the finalists. Winners of other categories were: Senlab, Immotor, Tunnel, SmartyPans and Techsource Europe.
About the IOT INNOVATION WORLD CUP
The IOT INNOVATION WORLD CUP is the leading IoT award worldwide. Hundreds of contestants from over 70 countries demonstrate the huge innovation potential in the world of machine-to-machine communication and the Internet of Things. The leading global innovation competition welcomes revolutionary IoT solutions in the categories of Smart City, Automotive, Transport & Logistics & Surveillance, Industrial, Smart Building & Home Automation, Healthcare and a special award in Security. An international panel of industry experts selects the most innovative products according to criteria such as the level of innovation, marketability, and usability of the solution. Participation is free of charge.