Competition: TR35 Young Innovators Under 35 Award by MIT Technology Review

TR35 AwardSince 1999, MIT Technology Review, the world’s oldest and most respected technology publication, has identified the top young innovators under the age of 35. The search is on for 10 individuals from Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand whose superb technical work promises to change the world. The goal is to recognize the development of new technology or the creative application of existing technologies to solve problems. 

Do you know anyone who should be on the list? Do submit your nominations online at http://www.emtech.sg/tr35/nominate/
The online nomination is open until the 16th of October 2013

Just submit the following information online of the person you are nominating:

  1. Current professional CV
  2. Brief capsule summary of the technical work for which you believe the nominee deserves recognition, including an explanation of its impact, both within the nominee’s field and in the wider world.
  3. Contact information for three references

The criteria for the award:

  1. Nominees must be 35 or under as of October 1, 2014. They must be citizens of (or work in) one of the following countries: Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Australia or New Zealand.
  2. Categories
    • Biomedicine
    • Computing
    • Communication • Energy
    • Materials
    • Web
    • Transportation

The 10 selected TR35 Singapore finalists will be celebrated in person at EmTech Singapore on 20-21 January 2014.They automatically become candidates and potential finalists for the global TR35 list celebrated in the fall of 2014 in MIT Boston. MIT Technology Review also showcases these global winners in the September/ October 2014 issue and online at www.technologyreview.com/tr35

For more information, please contact:
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +65 6500 6719

References:

Official Poster
EmTech Singapore 2014 Website
Award Nomination Website