The hunt is on for the most creative and inventive women across Italy, Europe and beyond.
A call for nominations to celebrate and acknowledge women brilliant scientists, exceptionally creative, inventive, innovative, entrepreneurs, engineers, technologists, designers from all sectors and backgrounds or the inspired designers of simple, cheap technologies that may also have created a new device or system or process capable of impacting millions of people opens on 17 February 2017.
This intriguing initiative will take place on the 28 & 29 April 2017 in the heart of Bari for anyone involved in viable new ideas, innovation, research and enterprise.
The 6th Bi-Annual International European Women Inventors and Innovators Awards is growing from strength to strength and is now recognised as a key diary date for women with an interest in copyright, trademarks, patents, intellectual property and brilliant new ideas. It is perceived as the foremost accolade for women inventors and innovators and provides inspiration for those seeking to turn their unique ideas into commercial propositions. The winners of these awards may be very different, but they will have in common: tenacity, the determination to succeed, commitment, extraordinary potential, positive influence that spreads and transcends borders including something that contributes to the future and quality of life on earth.
The event also features a one-day conference, exhibition and an awards ceremony during which the winners of the Women Inventor and Innovator of the Year Awards 2015 will be announced. The awards shall create an opportunity to put the spotlight on women from various sectors while stimulating wider inclusiveness and the exchange of knowledge in areas such as the use of technology, science, engineering, intellectual property rights, access to finance, international trade, equity and commercialization.
Global Women Inventors & Innovators Network (GWIIN) is responsible for the staging of a number of regional women inventors and innovators activities. It is a global network which aims to increase the number of innovative women embracing enterprise. The organisation works with Government departments, leading industry experts, voluntary organisations, enterprises and educational institutions in finding effective ways of bringing the support, assistance, tools, advice and information that assist women in achieving significant growth in their businesses and careers.
Categories for awards include:
INVENTION / INNOVATION / EXCEPTIONAL CREATIVE / CAPACITY BUILDING / UNDER 25 YOUNG INVENTORS & INNOVATORS / SOCIAL INNOVATION / DIGITAL INNOVATION / OPEN INNOVATION/ OUTSTANDING MALE CHAMPIONS /
To make a nomination visit http://www.euwiininternational.eu/