Close this search box.
detailed image of Medical product design of Ypsomed smart insulin pen in hand

Re-Usable Smart Insulin Pen

SmartPilot for UnoPen


Red dot design award winner logo


In this flexible addition to the SmartPilot family, we transformed the successful dial-and-dose UnoPen into an intuitive, fully connected system. Critical design challenges were to integrate the core technology whilst improving the overall injection experience.

A 2021 Red Dot winner for high design quality, SmartPilot delivers enhanced safety and adherence, enabling positive user feedback and advanced therapy guidance.

Value Delivered

  • Winner of prestigious Red Dot Award 2021
  • Intuitive and simplistic design
  • Embodies the SmartPilot brand
  • Optimised size and unit cost
  • Real-time tracking of injection dose, time, and date
  • Advanced patient support for safety check and holding time
  • Offers real time tracking of injection events

Project Scope

Insight & Strategy, Prototyping, User Interface, Product Architecture

Project Scope

Insight & Strategy
User Interface
Product Architecture
“SmartPilot connects to the insulin pen in a harmonious way, both formally and functionally, and endows it with valuable digital technology”
Red Dot Design Award Jury

Enjoyed this drug delivery case study?

Related Work

Drug Delivery

Large Volume Autoinjector

SmartPilot Autoinjector with needle guard on
Drug Delivery

Connected Add-on for Autoinjector

YpsoMate autoinjector pens
Drug Delivery

Autoinjector with Integrated Connectivity