Malta Innovation Awards 2016

Awards Ceremony

The main objective of the Malta Innovation Awards, is that of encouraging the development of innovative ideas and products which have potential, are unique and sustainable. 

 The 7th edition of the Malta Innovation Awards for 2016, organised by the Commerce Department, within the Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, was held on the 26th April 2017, during which the finalists in the respective categories were announced, and each awarded a Trophy and Monetary Prize:

 Award for Creative Innovation

Winner: Guerrilla represented by Mr. Samuel Sultana, Mr. Kris Camilleri – ‘Our story: Valletta’

Runner up: Mr. Gordon Pace, Mr Mark Scicluna  – ‘Politicks: The Card Game’

Award for Scientific Innovation

Winner: Dr. Tracey Camilleri, Mr. Nathaniel Barbara, Prof. Kenneth Camilleri (all obo The Department of Systems and Control Engineering, University of Malta) – ‘EyeControl’

Runner up: Prof. Ing. David Zammit Mangion, Dr Jason Gauci (both obo The Institute of Aerospace Technologies, University of Malta), Captain Alan Muscat, Captain Joseph Markham (both obo QuAero Ltd) – ‘Touch-Flight – a modern control console for the next generation commercial aircraft’

Awards were also presented on behalf of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) as follows:

WIPO Medal for Creativity

Guerrilla represented by Mr. Samuel Sultana, Mr. Kris Camilleri – ‘Our story: Valletta’

Medal & Certificate

WIPO IP Enterprise Trophy

Dr. Tracey Camilleri, Mr. Nathaniel Barbara, Prof. Kenneth Camilleri (all obo The Department of Systems and Control Engineering, University of Malta) – ‘EyeControl’

Trophy & Certificate