Presentation on theme: "01 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Introduction The 2015 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering will reward and celebrate an individual (or up to."— Presentation transcript:
01 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Introduction The 2015 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering will reward and celebrate an individual (or up to three individuals) responsible for a ground- breaking innovation in engineering that has been of global benefit to humanity The prize is worth £1million, and it will be awarded by Her Majesty, the Queen.
02 Timeline xx February 2014 – Nominations Opened, Judges Announced xx September 2014 – Nominations Closed March 2015 – Winner(s) announced Summer 2015 – Awards Ceremony
03 ‘Societal Change’ During the search for the winner, the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering aims to: discover and celebrate engineering success stories that tackle global challenges. Raise the international public profile of engineering Inspire new generations of engineers to take up the challenges of the future. The QEPrize winner will be decided by a distinguished panel of judges from across the world.
Dr Nathan Myhrvold Lord Alec BroersProfessor Brian Cox Madam Deng Nan Professor Lynn Gladden Diane Greene Professor John Hennessy Professor Reinhard Huettl Professor Calestous Juma Professor Hiroshi Komiyama Professor Frances Arnold Narayana Murthy Professor Choon Fong Shih Dr Dan Mote Paul Westbury
04 Further Information For further information, current news, case studies and brand material visit: www.qeprize.org Thank you!