We are pleased to announce that the winners of the IEC Centenary Challenge are:
- Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier, France
"Standardising Mesopic Vision Conditions and Incidence on Light Sources Science and Technology"
Authors: Dr. Georges Zissis and Dr. Stuart Mucklejohn
2nd prize co-winners:
- University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
"The Entrepreneur and Standards"
Authors: Ken Krechmer and Elaine Baskin.
- University of Tokyo, Japan
"Architecture-based Approaches to International Standardization and Evolution of Business Models"
Authors: Junjiro Shintaku, Koichi Ogawa and Tetsuo Yoshimoto
- Toyo University, Japan
"Standardization and Patent Pools: Using Patent Licensing to Lead the Market"
Authors: Hajime Yamada
The winners were announced at the Awards Ceremony in London on 14 December 2006.
The winners received, respectively, 1st prize of USD 15 000, 2nd prize of USD 5 000 and third prize of USD 2 000.