Application for the Future Award 2017 

Scientific innovation in design and realization of products and processes in the areas of switching technology and control engineering.

Pioneering innovations of electric switching technology and control engineering ensure the future of successful companies. They often pave the way for challenging applications – for electric appliances and power tools, for automotive electrics and electronics, for machines and motors. Therefore the primary goal of the Future Award is to promote the basic knowledge, designs and results of such developments and their industrial use.

Conditions of participation:
Closing date for submission of the projects is extended until September 30, 2017. Applicants of previous competitions are also heartily invited to apply again with new ideas and innovations.

Subject of the innovation

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Description of the project

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