IChemE Global Awards 2017
IChemE Global Awards 2017

Categories and entry

The IChemE Global Awards celebrate chemical, process and biochemical engineering excellence and are widely recognised as the world's most prestigious chemical engineering awards.

This year's IChemE Global Awards will be held on Thursday 2 November 2017.

The IChemE Global Awards 2017 open for entries in 16 categories on Wednesday 1 March 2017 and the closing date is 24:00 BST Friday 30 June 2017.


Outstanding Achievement in Chemical and Process Engineering 2017

Outstanding Achievement

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

The outstanding entry from the IChemE Global Awards, IChemE Singapore Awards and IChemE Malaysia Awards, across all categories, will receive the Outstanding Achievement in Chemical and Process Engineering Award 2017.

Note: This category is awarded by the Judges.


Biotechnology Award 2017

Biotechnology sponsored by PM Group

Sponsored by: PM Group

Recognises achievement, innovation and discoveries in the fields of biochemical, bioprocessing, bioengineering, bioenergy, biocatalysis, bioreactor and nanotechnology.

Entries should demonstrate existing or potential industrial application, especially in the healthcare, food, agriculture, energy, water, chemical and energy sectors.

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Business Start-Up Award 2017

Sponsored by: Bouygues

Recognises the top organisation, within or serving the chemical, biochemical and process industries, to be formed in the last five years.

Entries should demonstrate contribution to advancing the chemical, biochemical or process industries and evidence of successful business performance and financial viability.

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Energy Award 2017

Energy

Sponsored by: Rolls-Royce

Recognises the best project or process to demonstrate innovation in renewable, alternative or nuclear energy, efficient energy use or the development of energy production methods that reduce energy intensity.

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Food and Drink Award 2017

Food and Drink

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the best project, process or product that demonstrates innovation to optimise manufacturing operations and contribute to the manufacturing of safe, sustainable food or drink.

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Industry Project Award 2017

Industry Project

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the best chemical or biochemical engineering project to be implemented in industry after 1 July 2015.

Entries may relate to construction of new industrial plant or to the enhancement of existing facilities.

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Innovative Product Award 2017

Innovative Product sponsored by AstraZeneca

Sponsored by: AstraZeneca

Recognises the best product originating from the process industries to be manufactured commercially after July 2015. The product should demonstrate innovation, and a social, commercial, safety and/or environmental benefit.

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Oil and Gas Award 2017

Oil and Gas sponsored by Jacobs

Sponsor: Jacobs

Recognises the best project or process to demonstrate engineering excellence in the oil and gas sector, efficient energy use and the development of energy production methods that reduce energy intensity.

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Process Safety Award 2017

Process Safety

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises an organisation that has an exemplary record in implementing process safety best practice and improvements to reduce major hazards and risks.

Entries may include a structured programme – such as HAZOP, PHR, PSM – or technology to minimise risk in operating practices and human factors.

Australasia based candidates are not permitted to enter this Award and should instead enter the IChemE Safety Centre Award. The winner of this Award can qualify as a finalist for the IChemE Global Process Safety Award.

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Research Project Award 2017

Research Project

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the project or process that best demonstrates a novel chemical or biochemical engineering solution to improve resource efficiency, lifetime value and/or process automation.

Entries should demonstrate potential or actual application within the chemical or biochemical engineering sector and are welcomed from industry, academia and collaborative working groups.

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Resource-Poor People Award 2017

Resource-Poor People

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the individual or team that best demonstrates the development and use of chemical engineering technology to support people living on less than USD 2 a day. The winning project will receive a donation to help further the reach and development of the winning project.

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Sustainability Award 2017 (Formerly Sustainable Technology Award 2016)

Sustainability sponsored by Costain

Sponsor: Costain

Recognises the project, process or product that best demonstrates innovation in waste reduction, recycling, reuse or the lengthening of product lifecycles.

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Team Award 2017

Team

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the best team responsible for implementing and/or developing initiatives, products, projects, processes or services.

Teams, of five or more people, can be multi-disciplinary and include colleagues from different professions, functions and organisations.

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Training and Development Award 2017

Training and Development

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the team or organisation that best demonstrates excellence in training, development of staff or education of a wider community.

Entries should demonstrate how a skills/knowledge gap has been addressed, how a training programme has had a positive impact on business performance and/or how public perception of chemical engineering has been improved.

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Young Industrialist Award 2017 (Formerly Chemical Engineer in Industry Award 2016)

Young Industrialist sponsored by GSK

Sponsored by: gsk

Recognises the individual who best demonstrates their achievements and tangible application of chemical, biochemical or process engineering skills to address important economic, environmental or social issues.

All entrants must have been born on or after 1 January 1987.

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Young Researcher Award 2017 (Formerly Chemical Engineer in Research Award 2016)

Young Researcher Award 2017

Sponsor: Available to sponsor

Recognises the individual who best demonstrates the impact of their research in helping to address important economic, environmental or social issues.

All entrants must have been born on or after 1 January 1987.

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Water Award 2017

Water

Sponsored by: Available to sponsor

Recognises the best project or process to demonstrate engineering excellence in water use, clean-up and re-use, with a particular emphasis on reducing environmental impact while preserving commercial viability.

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Based in Malaysia or Singapore?

Please enter the Malaysia or Singapore Awards for the following categories:

IChemE Malaysia Awards 2017

  • Palm Oil Award
  • Oil and Gas Award
  • Process Safety Award
  • Sustainability Award
  • Training & Development Award
  • Young Industrialist Award
  • Young Researcher Award

IChemE Singapore Awards 2017

  • Biotechnology Award
  • Energy Award
  • Process Safety Award
  • Sustainability Award
  • Training & Development Award
  • Young Industrialist Award
  • Young Researcher Award

 

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