Swiss-based drone company Flyability has been awarded "Investors favorite idea" in the clean mobility category by a panel of judges composed of investors from China, United Kingdom, Lebanon and California’s Silicon Valley at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi.
Flyability presented its Elios drone, the first indoor inspection UAV, which provides maintenance operation specialists with a mean to perform indoor General Visual Inspections of industrial assets in a safer, faster and more economical way.
This recognition in the UAE comes two years after Flyability received the 2015 UAE Drones for Good Award rewarded by a 1 million dollar prize.
Attending the event was a great opportunity to demonstrate the technology to one of Flyabilty's primary audience in the Energy industry. It was also the occasion to show the evolution of the product since its last display in the country.
More information can be read on Forbes, who reports about the 5 companies awarded in their article Potential Not Wasted: 5 Clean Tech Innovations Of The Future.