The work companies do for innovations have a tremendous global significance. Companies are needed to create concrete innovations from ideas and research results. Ari Ahonen, CEO of the Technology Academy Finland (TAF), encourages companies to nominate their radical innovations for the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize.
Millennium Technology Prize
Päivi Törmä, a professor at Aalto University and the Chair of the Millennium Technology Prize International Selection Committee, highlights the importance of the Prize. Törmä encourages all organizations around the world to nominate candidates for the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize. Watch the video!
Nominations for the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize open on 1 April 2019 – launching a worldwide call for proposals for the one-million-euro prize
Nomination period for one of the world’s most important awards for a ground-breaking innovation will run until 31 July 2019.
The Global Young Scientists Summit once again unites Millennium Technology Prize and Nobel Prize winners with some of the best young scientists from all over the world in late January. Technology Academy Finland sends five Finnish scientists to this high-level summit taking place in Singapore.
Doctor Tuomo Suntola has seen ALD develop from the first product demo in the 70s to crucial smartphone technology now found in everyone’s pockets.
The winners of the youth technology competition will be announced and awarded on Saturday 24 November in Espoo, Finland.