Global Game Changers in Glasgow on 12 September rewarded cross-sector impact towards the UN Global Goals.

The event held by Innovators Magazine and Newsquest Media was supported by some great sponsors, see below.

Thanks to Marc Buckley, our keynote speaker and a renowned advocate of the Global Goals. It was an honour to have the member of the Expert Network for the World Economic Forum, and Germany and Austria Country Coordinator for Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project – to name a few of his hats –  share his invaluable insight. Thanks to our Engagement Editor, Carlotta De Toni, for speaking with such passion about the . And thanks to Roland Strauss, MD of Knowledge4Innovation (K4I), organisers of the annual European Innovation Summit in Brussels – and the EUtop50 Founders and Tech Festival 2018 – for presenting the startup awards. We are media partners with these K4I events, and will be at both to share our multi-media coverage through Impact Innovators, produced in collaboration with K4I.

Congratulations again to all winners, finalists, and entrants to the Global Game Changers event, and to the sponsors for demonstrating their commitment to innovation which supports the UN Global Goals.

 

The winners in the 10 categories:

 

Corporates for Good

Budweiser

 

Collaboration for Change

ANJA – ALOHAS ECO-Center

 

Empowering Intrapreneurship – sponsored by City of Glasgow College

Barclays

 

Women in Innovation – sponsored by BAE Systems

Cerys Jenkins – University of Strathclyde and CanSense Ltd

 

Start-Up and Share

Winner: Asperitas

Commendation: Revive Eco 

 

Circular Breakthrough – sponsored by Circular Glasgow

EGG lighting

 

Young Pioneers – sponsored by ScottishPower

2050 Climate Group

 

Food for Thought – sponsored by Bayer Foundations

LeanPath

Commendation: Desolenator

  

Innovating in STEM Education/Training – sponsored by Centre for Work-based Learning

University of Strathclyde

  

Moonshot Award

ClinSpec Dx