The nomination period for Innovators Under 35 2016 is open

February 03, 2016

MIT Technology Review’s awards competition seeks European talent

  • In 2016, the Innovators Under 35 community will select three European winners among all of the European innovators recognized this year
  • ​ The prestigious publication MIT Technology Review launches a new, European Edition of the competition in France, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Poland and Spain

Paris, January 21st, 2016. – The prestigious publication, property of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT Technology Review, presents the new, European edition of the Innovators Under 35 Europe awards, with the collaboration of BNP Paribas and L’Atelier BNP Paribas. The new edition of Innovators Under 35 Europe 2016 returns with the aim of discovering and recognizing the talent of the most brilliant minds working on technological projects in European countries: Belgium, Germany, France, Poland and Spain.

Innovators Under 35 is the global community of innovators, pioneers and promotors of social change that have been recognized by MIT Technology Review in the United States since 1998 and which began to grow in Europe in 2009. This prestigious community already boasts more than 100 award winners who, through the competition, have obtained international recognition for their projects.
A jury organized by MIT Technology Review will select the best projects and two projects from each country will also receive the special mention of "Innovator of the Year" and "Social Innovator". Additionally, the 2016 edition will include the selection of three European winners amongst all of the innovators of 2016. 
To close the 2016 edition, the entire community of Innovators Under 35 Europe will meet at the Summit Europe to address key issues in the form of challenges and solution proposals.
Nominations are open through the online platform:


@innovators35 #Innovators35
About MIT Technology Review
MIT Technology Review is the oldest tech magazine of the world, published by the Technology Review Inc., an independent company property of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Founded in 1899, it’s the leader of its sector and a world authority on the future of telecommunications, energy, information technology, materials, biomedicine and internet. Its objective is to promote the knowledge of emerging technologies and analyze its commercial, political and social implications. Its perspective on innovation is to help and guide the leaders of the world of technology (entrepreneurs, researcher and investors) to improve the global economy.
About the Innovators Under 35
For more than a decade, the MIT Technology Review recognizes, annually, the young innovators and most talented entrepreneurs of the world, through Innovators Under 35, the global edition takes place in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the United States. The objective of these awards is to recognize innovation, the development of new technologies and the creative application of the already existing innovations in order to solve current problems, and stimulate the progress in global issues.
About BNP Paribas 
BNP Paribas has a presence in 75 countries with more than 185,000 employees, including almost 145,000 in Europe. It ranks highly in its two core activities: Retail Banking & Services (comprised of Domestic Markets and International Financial Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the leader in consumer lending. BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail banking model across Mediterranean basin countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and solid and fast-growing businesses in Asia-Pacific. 
About L’Atelier 
With offices in Paris, San Francisco & Shanghai, its prospective vision and extensive experience in understanding the digital economy, L'Atelier is strategically placed to help the BNP Paribas  Group and its clients enable their digital transformation.
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