A catalyst for recognising the brilliance of new products, processes and services
We are seeking exceptionally creative, inventive, innovative, entrepreneurs, leaders, scientists, engineers, technologists, designers from all sectors and backgrounds right across the globe.
GlobalWIIN Award winners may be very different but they will have in common: tenacity, the determination to succeed, commitment, extraordinary potential, someone whose positive influence could spread, transcending borders, something that can contribute to the future and quality of life on earth.
Following your submission, you will receive more information and a detailed nomination form to complete.
Some Past Awardees List – Europe
GABRIELLA SOMERVILLE – Private Jets Entrepreneur, Managing Director, Connect Jets, FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIIP 2015
ROMANNA BINT-ABUBAKER – Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Haute Élan, FOR DIGITAL BUSINESS 2015
JULIA BARFIELD MBE FRSA RIBA – Design & Creative Entrepreneur, London Eye & i360 Brighton, FOR ICON DESIGN 2015
HAIFA FAHOUM AL KAYLANI, Founder & Chairman, Arab International Women’s Forum FOR LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT 2015
HRM NANA HEMAA YAA ASAA SAFOA II (Amankrado) Queen of Akwamu Traditional Area, Ghana FOR PHILANTHROPY AND CULTURAL ENRICHMENT 2015
DR HALA JAMAL, President, Riffa Cultural Society, Bahrain FOR CULTURAL AND COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT 2015
GILLIAN HUMPHREYS OBE, Founder of Concordia Foundation FOR WORLD MUSIC 2015
2015 EU-WIIN INTERNATIONAL AWARDEES
These women and young people under the age of 25 are exceptionally creative, inventive, innovative, entrepreneurs, scientists, engineers, technologists, designers from a diversity of sectors and background right across Europe and the international world. They may be very different, but they have in common: tenacity, the determination to succeed, commitment, extraordinary potential, positive influence that could spread, transcending borders, something that can contribute to the future and quality of life on earth. They also have created new devices or system or process capable of impacting millions of people for the better. They may be brilliant scientists, or the inspired designers of simple, cheap technologies. They have leadership qualities, attract loyalty and respect. They inspire the support of colleagues and employees and they build powerful teams, capable of dramatically leveraging the impact of their efforts.
BELGIUM / UNITED KINGDOM
GAYNOR MORGAN INVENTOR, BELLECUP & CEO, C& G MEDICARE LTD
A menstrual cup offering several qualities other menstrual cups don’t including the holding of a larger capacity and leak proof while offering complete reliability throughout the day and night.
W: www.incostress.com / www.yourpessary.weebly.com
T: +32 19 636346
LILIAN PROMET INVENTOR OF SNOLLER OÜ
a trendy, fun and safe way of commuting your child with a sledge with wheels which can operate on different surfaces in cold climates.
T: +372 5222270TIIU ROOSMA AND KADRI VAHE OF TUUB Ltd
A multifunctional piece of clothing designed as one garment with tens of ways to wear it. TUUB is a top, mini-dress, pencil skirt, maxi skirt, hood, scarf, petticoat, night dress, light bandage, back heater, link between leggings and tunic.
E: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
T: +372 5245390 / +372 529 0393ULLA MITIKU OF SHEBA GLOBAL COMMUNICATION OY
INTERIOR DESIGN LIGHTING ELEMENT
A new method to make pieces of art in which light emphasizes the forms and painted colours of figures cut from plywood so that the source of light is hidden from the spectators behind the pieces.
EIJA PESSINEN, VICE PRESIDENT & CHAIR OF THE BOARD, RELAXBIRTH LTD
Relaxbirth® Birthing Gown designed optimally for a birthing mother which combines various needs during the birthing process
T: +358 44715 0081HANNA SISSALA INVENTOR & CEO, FAMILINGS OY
Familings™ cot mattress is a breathing, antibacterial cloth stretched to a frame, moving up and down automatically and making the baby fall asleep by him/herself.
T: +358 40 830 1939SARI JÄÄSKELÄINEN & PIA KIVIHARJU SOCIAL INNOVATORS OF SENIORI360
A new innovative internet service created for senior citizens and their family network for their wellbeing.
E: Sari.firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
T: ++358 46 8567886 / +358 400 816612
FULERA SEIDU, INNOVATOR, ZUA BEAUTY PRODUCTS
Skin and hair friendly, natural plant and herb products that are suitable for babies and adults.
T: +233285808805 / +233244808805ROSELOVE FREMPONG INNOVATOR, EXCEL PHTYO PHARMA PRODUCTS LTD
Discovery and Research of Asmisol’s broad base antibiotic property which makes it a very unique product for the treatment of superficial sores, ulcers, sickle cell and diabetic ulcers.
T: +39 320 260422TRUDY SAKYIBEA AMOAKO, INNOVATOR OF SANTA ROI.
A beverage created out of various types of sweet blends of locally grown fresh fruits with low alcoholic content.
T: +372 5245390 / +372 529 0393
ERLA BJORNSDOTTIR, INNOVATOR, MOBILE HEALTH, CEO BETRISVEFN, SOMNIFY
Digital innovation bringing evidence based medical treatment closer to people by making it more accessible and affordable.
T: +354 8606509FIDA ABU LIBDEH, CEO, GEOSILICA
Natural Geothermal Colloidal Silica Supplements concentrated from the high temperature geothermal reservoirs of Iceland. from Iceland.
T: +354 6996479GUDNY REIMARSDOTTIR, CEO, ECONORD
Provision of automatic electric bin lifts that are fast, safe, efficient and lightweight for refuse trucks, powered only by the vehicle´s batteries while providing 15% more capacity.
T: +354 897 9346GUNNHILDUR ARNARDÓTTIR CEO, HUXUN
HR monitor, the tool that measures monthly performance so that companies can progress their performance from average/good to great.
T: + 354 8404990STEINUNN ANNA GUNNLAUGSDÓTTIR, CEO, LOCATIFY
A service provider in technology allowing partners in the field of tourism, entertainment and education to publish their location-aware content on Smart Devices.
T: +354 699 4320
ADRIANA SANTANOCITO & ENRICA ARENA, CO- FOUNDERS ORANGE, FIBER
A sustainable and vitamin enriched unique textile developed from the reuse of citrus products.
T: +39 3891877475ALBINI ADRIANA, DIRECTOR OF TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH LABORATORY, PUBLIC HOSPITAL & RESEARCH CENTRE IRCCS
A serial scientific publisher and cancer researcher with the latest on anti-angiogenesis and cancer prevention by derivatives of food and beverages.
T: +39-348-2308475FRANCESCA RAFFAELLI, INNOVATOR OF BIOMEDFOOD
A spinoff and innovative start-up company of Marche Polytechnic University which deals with R&D to produce functional foods, and consultation in the health and nutrition field.
T: +39 320 260422FRANCESCA PETRINI, INVENTOR OF AN OLIVE OIL WITH VITAMINS THAT FAVOUR THE ASSIMILATION AND FIXATION OF CALCIUM TO THE BONE TISSUE.
Her reliable studies with consideration of the human physiology and the food habits, her invention demonstrates the importance of calcium absorption for human health.
T: +39 071 740386 or +39 334 3007761
W: www.petriniplus.it, www.fattoriapetrini.it
FRANCESCA ROMANA GRIPPAUDO, INVENTOR, MAGIC (MAMMARY GARMENT IDEAL FOR CAMOUFLAGE)
A bra conceived and designed for women showing a temporary / permanent breast asymmetry due to volume, shape or size differences after breast surgery.
T: +39 3473605311 / +39 06 9036024
LUISA TORSI OF UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI BARI “A. MORO”
Organic transistors in chemical and biological sensing with relevance to a recent study involving odorant binding proteins integrated into a transistor structure capable of discriminating against almost identical odorant molecules.
T: +39 338 3310 3112
“Dress you App®” (or DYA®), is a special software application for mobile devices that permits to create an avatar of the person, a special 3d image (a movable image that can run, jump, walk and can be also rotated at 360°) with all physical characteristics (face, skin, and anthropometric measures)
T: +39 3351228524
DR NOORHAFIZA MUHAMMAD, SENIOR LECTURER, SCHOOL OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING,
Producing high performance and high quality stent while offering cost reduction for medical applications
T: +6010-4028019DR. ANIS NURASHIKIN NORDIN, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, INTERNATIONAL ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA
Personalized impedance biosensor, which can select the best chemotherapy drug
for the patient as well as its optimum dosage. Also the development of numerous micro-sized devices such
as resonators and energy harvesters.
E: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
MOHD SHAKIR ZUBAYRIE BIN ROZALI, STUDENT, HULU SELANGOR SCIENCE SCHOOL
Discovery of an alternative cure with innovative response to replace the use of drugs for gout.
NOR HAMIZA HANIS BT TAN TAWI, STUDENT, HULU SELANGOR SCIENCE SCHOOL
A new gelling agent product made from corn seeds which substitutes the commonly known gelatine’ and would attract Muslims, Hindus and even the vegetarians who may otherwise doubt the origin of the animal food contained in gelatine.
MUHAMMAD ADLAN BIN JAMALI STUDENT, SEKOLAH BERASRAMA PENUH INTEGRASI RAWANG
Waste to Wealth: Inorganic Neutraliser and Heavy Metal Adsorbent is an innovative idea concerning the treatment of wastewater. Another substitute for raw CaCO3.
ANDREA CAMPBELL, INNOVATOR OF POCKET LEARNER
A concept that uses three factors (pictures, words and rewards) to promote and consolidate learning to encourage learning in children, particularly those who are deemed slow learners and those diagnosed with learning difficulties.
T: +44 78 4653 2502BETHAN MYFANWY HUGHES OF HEALING HARP
The first online therapeutic harp healing music label to calm, soothe, relax and restore.
W: www.healing-harp-for-wellbeing.com & www.bethanmyfanwy.com
T: +44 7787 166 829DENIZE LEDEATTE, FOUNDER, AFRICAN VIOLET – HYBRID OF CIRCUMSTANCE
Personalised story of the British African Caribbean Diaspora through a unique visual and narrative painting style with a poetic voice of the past and the present.
HANNAH MENSAH INVENTOR OF SING-ALONG CUTLERY & HM UNIQUE PRODUCT LIMITED
A spoon for ages 4 to 12 months which plays nursery rhymes therefore making feeding time easier and enjoyable.
T: +44 7989307213
MARIA XUEREB, MARY GNATOVICH, REVIE JOURROU INVENTORS OF VALEAZE
An easy fit fastener free bed valance that can be fitted without the need to lift a mattress from a bed base. This is done by simply tucking the valance between a mattress and a bed base.
T: +44 7961311506
ZANDRA JOHNSON OF FAIRYTALE CHILDREN’S FURNITURE®
Unique designs for children’s chairs, each with an illustrated story book, and all designed to stimulate imaginative play and engender a love of reading.
T: +441923 85 7776
HUI CHEN, WANG, GENERAL MANAGER, FENG HO MEI BIOTECHNOLOGY CO, LTD
The technology of a natural patented extract from the magnolia perfume with a set method for manufacturing the perfume scent without risk to health in order to enhance the effectiveness.
T: +886-910731620TENG, LI-WEI, STUDENT, MINGDAO HIGH SCHOOL, TAIWAN
An innovative concept for pedestrian safety, especially for people with disability where there is an introduction to sound track playing and lights on the walkway to assist when crossing.
CHEN, CHANG-SYU, WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
An environmentally friendly new air-wiper that compliments the traditional cleaning way and the process while providing a good draining effect
CHIANG, CHENG-WEI, STUDENT, THE AFFILIATED EXPERIMENTAL HIGH SCHOOL OF TUNGHAI UNIVERSITY
(1) Light weight and easy to use invention that helps combat the fear of eye drops.
(2) This keyboard is designed to help people with inaccurate pitch when singing.
HSIEH, HSIN-CHIEH, STUDENT, WAGOR ACADEMY-BILINGUAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
(1) Magnetic materials that help collect residues after the use of an eraser
(2) A unique and special design that can replace the function of a belt and is easy to use
HUANG, CHING- WEI, STUDENT, WAGOR ACADEMY-JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
A life vest with an insulation function which prevents hypothermia in cold water and can extend the rescue time.
HUANG, MU-HSIANG STUDENT, WAGOR ACADEMY-JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
In contrast to life vest this invention – the life armlet is easy to wear and inflates immediately once they pull the ring.
HUANG,YU-HSIANG, STUDENT, WAGOR ACADEMY-JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
ALESSANDRA FIERABRACCI, MD PHD FROM ITALY
A kit able to work the method for the detection of GAD65 autoreactive T cells in newly diagnosed Type 1 diabetic patients and in the prediabetic period’ E: firstname.lastname@example.org
ANNA KRISTENSSON & PERNILLA MOLANDER FROM SWEDEN
ANNA KRISTENSSON & PERNILLA MOLANDER FROM SWEDEN BRIGHT of Sweden – hands-on educational models is the only manipulative that lets the students use their hands to construct atoms, and can also be used to construct isotopes and ions. It is also the only tactile model and it’s a one of a kind design. E: email@example.com
ASA MAGNUSSON FROM SWEDEN
Qsave PRO – lifesaving equipments that can be taken under the surface for helping lifesaving organizations as divers, guardians, sea-saving associations etc working with lifesaving in water.
E: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
BIRGITTA OLSSON FROM SWEDEN
Spoldosan® – a medical shower handle for bathrooms in a new design, with a flush box holder for improving the wet-room environment. It reduces the risk of getting legionnaires disease and can be used as aid for functional disabled persons.
BJARNDIS HELENA MITCHELL FROM ICELAND
Handlers Handle – show leads for dogs that enables the adjustment of the length of the lead to a perfect fit, by winding it around the handle, fixing in place and gives a secure grip and great control of the dog whilst in the show ring.
W: www.originalhandlers.com or www.handlers.co
CARA SAYER FROM UNITED KINGDOM
SnoozeShade – creates a darkened environment to help babies sleep; it also provides the highest level of sun protection (UPF50+).
CARLA FERRERI FROM ITALY
Membrane Lipidomics and Nutrilipidomics Analysis – A tool for personalized medicine and nutrition. A very useful for obtaining a profile of ones metabolism and a personalized indication of the specific supplements needed.
CLAIRE BARDNER FROM UNITED KINGDOM
Me Finder – a fun & funky digital wristband that stores up to 5 phone numbers, for children aged under 7 to help them if they get lost.
GUÐRÚN SÆMUNDSDÓTTIR FROM ICELAND
New topical treatment of ear infection – acute otitis media where well-known volatile antimicrobial substances (essential oils) are placed in specially designed ear buds in the outer ear canal.
KADRI PALOVEER FROM ESTONIA
Child carrier pouch sling “Tale” – a functional and safe device for carrying and holding infants which has been designed following the example of the birth customs of Setus.