You don’t innovate with a new idea, you innovate when you understand the paradigm that prevents you from moving ahead, and you get rid of this paradigm.

Serial pioneer Bertrand Piccard told Innovators Magazine this in 2017 and the words provide the inspiration for the new Moonshot Award at this year’s Global Game Changers awards, which rewards impact towards the UN Global Goals, and is hosted by Innovators Magazine in partnership with Newsquest Media.

The Moonshot Award asks…


How are you shifting paradigms to create or demonstrate ways in which a better and more sustainable world can be achieved?


Apply now for this or any of the other 10 categories up for grabs. The 2018 ceremony at Glasgow’s iconic Grand Central Hotel on 12 September, will have a keynote from Marc Buckley, a leading advocate of the Global Goals and food reformist. London is the next stop for GGC in 2019.

Email ggc@innovatorsmag.com to find out about how you can get involved.