Millennium Technology Prize


The 2018 Millennium Technology Prize will be awarded on 22 May 2018 in Helsinki, Finland. See the programme below and participate!

 

Technology Academy Finland will  – for the 8th time – award an innovation that has had an extensive positive impact on people’s quality of life.

The international Millennium Technology Prize is Finland’s tribute to innovations for a better life and sustainable development. The one-million-euro prize highlights the extensive impacts of science and technological innovations on society, even on humanity at large.

 

Millennium Technology Prize events on May 2018:

 

Tuesday 22 May 2018

 

The Winner Announcement and Award Ceremony

The Millennium Technology Prize will be announced and awarded in Helsinki on 22 May 2018. The award ceremony starts at 6 pm Finland time (GMT +3). The event is by invitation only.

The media are welcome to participate in the announcement followed by a press conference at 7 pm.

Read more about the nominations for the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize.

 

Wednesday 23 May 2018

 

Millennium Talks: A public talk by the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize Winner

The winner of the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize will give a public talk on the winning innovation on 23 May 2018 at 9 am.

Venue: Aalto Hall, Undergraduate Centre, Aalto University Otaniemi campus, Otakaari 1, Espoo.

The event will be held in English and it is open for public free of charge.

The event is organized by Aalto University.

REGISTRATION FOR THE EVENT

 

EUREKA: Keynote lecture by the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize Winner

The Winner of the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize will give a keynote lecture in EUREKA Innovation Days in Helsinki.

In the keynote the Winner will present their ground-breaking technological innovation and discuss the collaboration that has and will be necessary for its continuing development.

The event is by invitation only. The media are welcome to participate.

 

Join us and follow the road to the announcement of the 2018 Millennium Technology Prize:

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Enquiries:

Laura Manas, Communications Manager, Technology Academy Finland
firstname.lastname@taf.fi, +358 500 989 286