The Space Exploration Masters 2018 Overall Winner is selected from the five challenge winners by public voting in October 2018. Information on the winning ideas will be provided to the public on the competition website and in close consultation with the respective winners. No confidential information will be disclosed without prior approval by the idea holders.

The results will be revealed during the Awards Ceremony at the Space for Inspiration conference in Bilbao on 30 October 2018.


The winner will receive a voucher of two full working days of expert advice for business development and fundraising with private investors (valued at EUR 2,000).

The prize is delivered by Maxq, a company based in Milan, Italy, specialized in creating or improving space related business. Maxq helps start-ups and SMEs to achieve their goals and provide assistance from the generation of the idea and design of the business model to the first customer and subsequent growth.


Visitors to the website will be asked “What is your favourite idea for the advancement of Space Exploration?” and can choose their preferred candidate from among the five challenge winners.



Maxq SRL
Roberto Grosso
+39 282950291