2015 World Technology Awards Winners

THE 2015 WORLD TECHNOLOGY AWARDS WINNERS

INDIVIDUAL

ARTS

  • Marcus Neustetter - artist, cultural activist, and producer

BIOTECHNOLOGY

  • Jennifer Doudna -  Professor, University of California at Berkeley and Emmanuelle Charpentier  -  scientific founder and advisor of CRISPR

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

  • Shyamnath Gollakota - Professor, University of Washington

DESIGN

  • Jessica Rosenkrantz - Founder, Nervous System

EDUCATION

  • Ramona Pierson - Founder/CEO, Declara

ENERGY

  • Gang Chen - Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Christian Fritz and Jan Gwiasda  - Developers of SPIKE, The Marmalade Visual Engineering

ENVIRONMENT

  • Geoff Smith and Angus Gentle - Professor, University of Technology in Sydney

ETHICS

  • Shannon Vallor - Professor of Philosophy, Santa Clara University

FINANCE

  • Jenny Lee - Managing Partner, GGV Capital

HEALTH & MEDICINE

  • Miriam Barlow and Kristina Crona - Professor, UC Merced and Kristina Crona – Professor of Math, College of Arts and Sciences at American University

IT HARDWARE

  • Yoichi Ochiai - Professor, University of Tsukuba

IT SOFTWARE

  • Ashutosh Saxena - Professor of Computer Science, Cornell University

LAW

  • John Perry Barlow - Co-Founder, Electronic Frontier Foundation

MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS

  • Marian Salzman - CEO, Havas PR

MATERIALS

  • Jeannette Garcia - Discovering Researcher, IBM Almaden Research Center, Titan Project

MEDIA & JOURNALISM

  • Wendell Wallach - Lecturer, Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics

POLICY

  • Stuart Russell - Professor of CS and Engineering, Berkley

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

  • Miki Agrawal and Radha Agrawal - Co-Founders,Thinx

SPACE

  • Rick Tumlinson - Co-founder, Deep Space Industries

ORGANIZATION

BIOTECHNOLOGY

  • J Craig Venter Institute  

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

  • nwave Technologies  

ENERGY

  • The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE)  

ENVIRONMENT

  • AeroFarms  

FINANCE

  • SeedInvest  

HEALTH & MEDICINE (CO-WINNERS)

  • Counsyl  
  • Enlitic  

IT HARDWARE

  • Oculus  

IT SOFTWARE

  • SoundHound  

MATERIALS

  • Nanoscribe GmbH  

SPACE

  • ESA (Rosetta comet mission)  

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