SkAD Labs win Swiss Innovation Challenge

SkAD Labs has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Swiss Innovation Challenge, an award tiered towards developing and implementing outstanding innovations and business ideas. The award which comes along with a monetary price lines up with several other high-level distinctions the company has received in recent weeks.

“The team feels flattered and is very excited about this recognition”, said Dr. Bernhard Petermeier, CEO and Co-Founder of SkAD Labs SA. “The quality of participating companies was exceptional, and we're delighted that the jury has chosen us as the most innovative candidate. This shows that we're very well on track for disrupting the engineering software business.”

The Swiss Innovation Challenge is organized by FHNW, one of Switzerland’s leading universities of applied sciences and arts. The competition consists of a three stages selection process, each stage comprising a company pitch in front of a changing jury of top technology, business and science experts.

About SkAD Labs SA:

SkAD Labs SA was incorporated in 2016 as a spin-out from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) with the objective to develop and commercially deploy a breakthrough Computer-Aided Design and Simulation software based on Medial Axis Representation™ (MAR™) technology developed within the former LICP Laboratory of EPFL. SkAD Labs is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, with offices in Timișoara, Romania.

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