Prize winning organization & technology
We are honored to be acknowledged for our efforts and potential, which since 2017 have led to 1st prize in five Danish national green tech competitions, and nominations to several national and international entrepreneurial honours.
Lyras In The Top 25
Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is one of the world’s biggest competitions in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. Lyras is proud to be among the top 25 companies running to win up to € 500,000, out of 845 applications this year.
Nomination for EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2018
In June 2018, Lyras received a nomination for EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2018, within the Start-up category in Denmark. EY Entrepreneur of The Year is one of the world’s most acknowledged start-up competitions, and the prize is a tribute to the businesses, who generate workplaces by bringing new innovative solutions to market. The final announcement is later this year.
Agro Business Park - Innovation Competition
In November 2017, Lyras participated in Agro Business Park’s Innovation Competition in Aarhus. 36 businesses had signed up to the competition sponsored by CAPNOVA, and Lyras won a shared 1stprize.
Green Tech Challenge
In October 2017, Lyras was one of 12 green companies selected to participate in the Green Tech Challenge, which is a Danish accelerator facilitating a four-day long growth program, including training, mentoring, and pitching in front of industry executives. Lyras won 1stprize among the other strong business cases.
Løvens Grønne Hule
In September 2017, Lyras competed in “Løvens Grønne Hule” that focuses on sustainability and green business innovation. We were proud to receive the 1stprize among a strong field of sustainable business ideas.
European Venture Contest
In August 2017, Lyras competed in the European Venture Contest, and out of 1000+ start-ups applications. We were among the 100 best ideas, and went to the finals.
Venture Cup Denmark
In June 2017, Lyras competed in Venture Cup’s national start-up competition and won the 1 prize within the Greentech category. Venture Cup is a world-leading start-up organization for university students based in Denmark, and the organization’s mission is to identify and develop the talents and technology of tomorrow.
Lyras received 1st prize at the Danish Climate Launchpad, which is a competition for green business ideas.