On June 5th we helped host a science and technology event in cooperation with Consulate General of Finland in Shanghai, Technology Academy Finland, TEDxShanghai in order to promote Finland´s one million euro Millennium Technology Price. The day included interesting and thought-provoking presentations and a panel discussion about clean-tech, urbanization and how to tackle the environmental challenges of growth with technological innovation.
The Millennium Technology Prize promotes technological innovations that improve the quality of people´s lives in a sustainable manner. The prize was established in 2004 and has been awarded to seven great innovators, all of whom have tackled the great challenges of mankind with their innovations.
The nomination period for the 2016 Millennium Technology Prize is now open. For more information please visit: http://www.millenniumprize.fi/cfn