A celebration of the most successful and innovative projects in the composites industry
Every year, through its Innovation Awards, JEC Group rewards the best cutting-edge and ingenious projects using composites to their full potential.
Created in 1998, the goals of this top-level innovation program are to:
- Identify, promote, and reward the most innovative composites solutions worldwide
- Encourage companies that are involved in composites innovation along with their partners
- And also enhance their public exposure; and contribute to the advancement of the composites industry
Over the last 24 years, the JEC Composites Innovation Program has involved nearly 1,900 companies worldwide. 203 companies and 499 partners have been rewarded for the excellence of their composites innovations.
The competition is open to any company or R&D Center with a strong collaborative innovation or concept to present. The success of each competitor is closely linked to the partnerships and collective intelligence involved. The categories cover all the applicative markets: Automotive and Road Transportation, Aerospace, Defense, Security & Ballistics, Renewable Energy, Building & Construction, Infrastructure & Civil Engineering, Oil and Gas, Medical & Prosthetics, Electronics, Industrial Equipment, Furniture & Appliances, Sports & Leisure and Marine.
Recognized as an institution all over the world, the JEC Composites Innovation Awards allow the winners and their partners to gain:
- International recognition
- Enhanced exposure during the show and all year long
- Business opportunities
- Customers’ trust
30 finalists in 10 categories will be selected by an internal JEC jury. An external jury composed of Composites professionals will select one winner in each category.
The 2022 winners
The 2022 Finalists
Representing the entire composites value chain, the JEC Composites Innovation Awards 2022 international jury includes:
Chairman of the Board
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Global Director of Innovation
Manager Future Outside and Materials
Head of Center
Associate Professor, Director
Lightweight Innovations Manager
Technical Authority and Composite Expert