2013 in UK
Laureate: OrganOx metra™
Technology rewarded: a revolutionary device which has been designed to keep livers in a physiological state for up to 24 hours.
Embedded and critical systems
2012 in UK
Laureate: Bombardier Transportation
Technology rewarded: a Bombardier turnkey solution that creates improved location awareness for track workers and train operators, in order to improve safety and productivity for railway track workers.
Discovering, understanding and enjoying Science
Laureate: Pr. dr. Ing. Bob van Eijk and HISPARC (university research institute) Netherlands
Technology rewarded: an educational network of teams of college student researchers working on the construction, configuration and use of specific detection materials to bridge the gap between theoretical education and scientific experimentation.
Memory and heritage
Laureate: LAMA Project, from the work of 4 companies (Jaulard-France/Trivella-Italy/Quantel-France/Unilaser-Portugal)
Technology rewarded: Innovative process of cleaning historic monuments with a laser.