Simone Accornero CEO and co-founder of FlexiDAO wins the EIT CHANGE Award!

Simone Accornero CEO and co-founder of FlexiDAO won the EIT CHANGE Award which recognises top graduates from EIT education programmes and the winner is awarded EUR 20,000! FlexiDAO is a cleantech start-up based in Barcelona and supported by EIT InnoEnergy have created a software that automates energy data processing and exchanges, while combining traceability and transparency for the first time.

The technology controls, records, and validates data and electricity flows from small-scale devices such as batteries and electric vehicles to help grid operators balance the grid in the energy system of the future. In exchange, they offer digital cash rewards, token-based incentives, and energy bill savings to consumers who own devices with flexible capacity.

Find out more about Flexidao here and more about the EIT Awards 2018 here.