To use Space Technologies and Artificial Intelligence for mitigating Aedes mosquito diseases around the world taking into consideration the UN Sustainable Goals 13 and 3.
DIPTERON vision is to eradicate Aedes mosquito diseases at Global scale.
●Innovation ● Excellence ● Integrity ● Team work ● Resilience ● Agility
In 2015 it was the winner of the SAP-ESA IT Mobile App Competition for startups.
In June 2017, DIPTERON was selected to the European Space Agency (ESA) Incubation Program.
In February 2018 DIPTERON was registered as a UG (haftungsbeschränkt) company in Darmstadt, Germany
It was selected between one of the 15 prominent European companies selected under the PARSEC accelerator programme
DIPTERON is an application for detecting Aedes mosquito risk areas based on Artificial Intelligence that combines satellite data and other data.
Our team of experts train complex Machine Learning algorithms that predict the Aedes mosquito risk areas.
We use satellite data from several space agencies and organizations.
Our algorithm shows Aedes mosquito risk areas with accuracy.
Our idea has been winning awards and appreciation in innovation events in the Space sector.
Awards and Achievements
Dengue deaths worldwide every year.
Zika cases between 2016 to 2019
Chikungunya deaths between 2014 to 2017.
Countries affected by Aedes mosquitoes.
“At International Space University, we are honoured to see more than one hundred alumni who have founded space-related start-ups. We are particularly proud of our alumna Ana Cristina Rosa and her success story with DIPTERON that transforms space data into useful information to health authorities for a tangible improvement of public health in many countries.”
Juan de Dalmau
President of The International Space University (ISU)
“We have been supporting DIPTERON within our ESA Business Incubation Centre in Darmstadt. Ana Cristina is a very engaged entrepreneur and her company delivers an innovative application of space technology."
Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Managing Director of cesah GmbH operating ESA BIC Hessen
"DIPTERON is tackling one of the most important public health issues in Brazil. We praise and support their efforts to make this technology a reality! Satellites are meant to solve real life problems!
João Paulo Rodrigues Campos
President of VISIONA Space Technology
"The use of space applications for detecting health risk areas is of vital importance to combat diseases, and DIPTERON demonstrates how space can contribute to solving societal problems. Ana Cristina's evolution from space law student to space entrepreneur is impressive, and I am confident DIPTERON will be a great success."
Tanja Masson- Zwaan
Asst. Professor and Deputy Director
International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University,
President Emerita of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL)
At the crossings of machine learning predictions and earth observation data, the DIPTERON team solves real life problems. Agile and digitally dexterous, the team is built with a global mindset. I have personally interacted with them and was amazed by their reactivity and resilience to deliver advanced products. DIPTERON UG is the startup you can trust to respond to global epidemiological threats thanks to space data
Former Space Operations Data Scientist at the European Space Agency
Robotics and AI Mentor for the NASA Frontier Development Lab.
DIPTERON UG is an innovative company, which develops enabling technologies from satellite applications, in favor of a noble cause: the health of all, especially the less favored, victims of tropical diseases”.
Dr. Tatiana Viana
IILA- International Italo Latin-American Organization- External Legal Adviser in Space Law
We are thrilled to have partnered with Dipteron! The benefits of AI and space application will help mitigate mosquito-borne diseases and have a real impact on people's lives.
Ana Cristina Galhego RosaFounder & CEO
Souvik MitraFull Stack Developer
Christian GörtzMarketing Consultant
Karina WardPublic Relations & International Markets
(To be hired)Full Stack Developer
(To be hired)GIS Analyst
DIPTERON UG (haftungsbeschränkt), Robert-Bosch Str. 7, 64293 Darmstadt Germany
+49 151 57481664