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Startup Award - Digital Innovation

Startup Award - Digital Innovation

We received the startup prize of the startup competition awarded by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy - Digital Innovation. We are happy and want to say THANK YOU!
Getting market-ready with XPRENEURS Incubator

Getting market-ready with XPRENEURS Incubator

We are part of batch #10 of the incubator program XPRENEURS by UnternehmerTUM. Here, we’ll explain in more detail how the program works and what goals we have set for ourselves.
Startup Award at Smart Country Convention

Startup Award at Smart Country Convention

Great news! Plan4Better received the Smart Country Startup Award in the category “Smart City” at the Smart Country Convention by Bitkom in Berlin.
Project WALKIE successfully completed

Project WALKIE successfully completed

The WALKIE project has successfully reached every milestone! GOAT was transferred to Freiburg and extended to include new indicators: a walkability index and potential pedestrian flows.
Innovation Contest by the City of Munich

Innovation Contest by the City of Munich

We are happy to announce that we received the Munich Innovation Award for the category of “Emission-free Mobility in Munich” from the City of Munich.
Hackathon: Development of a Walkability Index

Hackathon: Development of a Walkability Index

We are one of the lucky winners of the MobiData BW Hackathon, where we developed “WALKIE” – a prototypic walkability index and an algorithm to calculate potential pedestrian flows. We will continue the development in a 3-month innovation phase.
Let's plan a balanced future together!

Let's plan a balanced future together!

We are absolutely certain that new directions of our work are necessary to boost the development and application of GOAT. To build more sustainable cities and regions worldwide, we founded our start-up and chose a self-explanatory name: Plan4Better!
Release 1.0

Release 1.0

We are happy to announce that we successfully launched version GOAT1.0. Therefore, we are one step closer to our goal of GOAT becoming a useful planning instrument to shape livable communities.
New feature: OSM Mapping Mode

New feature: OSM Mapping Mode

We love OPEN SOURCE! It is the heart and soul of GOAT since its start. Driven by this enthusiasm, we have created a new feature in GOAT that provides mapping challenges, encouraging users to participate in the OSM project and fill the data gaps.