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This year the Network of Automotive Excellence together with the Automotive-Industry start again their across all branches and international NoAE Innovations-Competition.
What is searched for?
Ideas for the automobile and for the production of the automobile.
Searched for are ideas, innovations and solutions, which have the distinction of having a high customer value and a high transfer potential to the automobile (theme cluster 1- 3).
Searched for are process improvements, methods, processes, technologies and tools to use in the fabrication of the automobile (theme cluster 4).
Who may participate?
Innovators, researchers, freelancers, company founders, companies, research facilities and institutes are called to bring innovative contributions regarding the four theme clusters.
It doesn´t matter from which branch the idea comes from (automotive/non-automotive) or if the idea is already used in practice or not (non-automotive).
Participation is not limited to Europe or the German speaking area: Innovations from all around the world are welcomed and will be judged.
When is the deadline?
Application starts on February 1st 2009 and ends on May 15th 2009. In this period any documents have to be submitted. The application can be done online via a special entry form.
Why should you participate?
The way from an innovative idea to the realisation as a product is often long and troublesome. The Innovations-Competition and the Network of Automotive Excellence offer a valuable opportunity.
Get the attention of the automobile industry and suppliers and socialise with decision makers. Free of charge. Take this unique opportunity which offers you this innovations-competition, especially as a company from another branch.
The opportunity: Ideas become projects, become contracts.
The jury will choose the 30 best submissions which will be presented at an Innovations-Vernissage during the "Würzburger Automobil Gipfel 2009" to a large expert audience.
Additionally NoAE supports the winners for a whole year. Free of charge.