Nominations for the European Inventor Award 2016 are now open

Rewarding the outstanding inventors from around the world; people from industry, research institutes, IP associations and universities, as well as the general public can nominate themselves or put forward a nominee for the following categories: Industry: for outstanding and successful technologies patented by large European companies SMEs: for exceptional inventions at small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Research: for pioneering inventors working at universities or research institutes Lifetime Achievement: honouring the long-term contribution of an individual European inventor Non-European Countries: for all inventors who are not European nationals but have been granted a European patent Submission deadline: 141015 Information