CEN and CENELEC to hold the third edition of the Standards+Innovation Awards

On 5 October, CEN and CENELEC are happy to host the third edition of the Standards+Innovation Awards.

The Standards+Innovation Awards acknowledge the important contribution of research and innovation to standardization and celebrate the contributions of researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs to standardization.


At the ceremony of 5 October, awards will be presented to the following three categories:

  • Project award, presented annually to a European research / innovation project (H2020 / Horizon Europe) who successfully contributes to standardization.
  • Individual researcher/innovator, presented annually to an individual who successfully introduces her/his research outcome or innovation into standardization, thereby creating impact for her/his work
  • Young Researcher, presented annually to an individual student, under 30 years of age, based on the work done for academic theses, doctoral dissertations or other university research project addressing standardization. This category will be presented for the first time this year.

The full list of nominees to this year’s edition of the Standards+Innovation Awards can be found here.


The ceremony will take place online, from 15.30 to 16.30.

More information on the event can be found here.


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