Calling all changemakers, cyborgs, and inventors. The Border Labs Award is around the corner: nominate your tech hero who deserves a place in the limelight. Border Labs Award is a prize to reward pioneers who created meaningful technologies for society as well as critical technologists, artists, and thinkers who’ve made us reflect on our tech-infused society.
Facts about the award:
– Prize money ✓ €5000
– The nomination aligns with the Border Sessions themes;
– The work has clear societal value and impact;
– Nominees are persons, not companies or departments or labs (but of course you can represent a lab or company);
– Blood, sweat and tears: Nominees have made significant efforts in pushing, communicating, or developing their work or technology.
Catherine Garcia-van Hoogstraten is bridging policy silos in the digital field, working on cutting edge technology-related legal issues, interfacing with regulators and policymakers looking at regulatory measures around Technology, Media, and Telecom sectors. (more…)
Shahar Livne (1989) is an Israeli-born designer located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Her lifelong fascinations in nature, biology, science and more developed naturally into intuitive material experimentation way of work during her bachelor studies at the Design Academy Eindhoven from which she graduated successfully in 2017. (more…)