Edition 2015

Overview Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2015

Paul Govaerts and Martine Coene of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam are the winners of the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2015. They received the award for their idea to restore hearing using cochlear implant programming.

The Runner Up prize went to Nick Laan and Karla de Bruin of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Netherlands Forensic Institute for their innovative work to improve bloodstain pattern analysis in forensics. The Audience Award was won by Jurre den Haan and Femke Bouwman of the VU University’s Alzheimer’s Centre in collaboration with LaserLab Amsterdam for a technique for early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.
In this booklet you can read some of the submitted ideas of the Amsterdam Science and Innovation Award 2015.

Finalists 2015