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Innovation Awards

JEC World

Innovation Awards

A celebration of the most successful and innovative projects in the Composites industry.


Innovation Awards

Every year, through the JEC Composites Innovation Awards, JEC Group rewards cutting-edge, creative projects which demonstrate the full potential of composite materials. Created in 1998, the goals of this top-level innovation program are to:

- Identify, promote, and reward the most innovative composite solutions worldwide
- Encourage companies that are involved in composite innovation along with their partners
- And also enhance their public exposure; and contribute to the advancement of the composite industry

Over the last 25 years, the JEC Composites Innovation Program has involved more than 1,900 companies worldwide. 214 companies and 527 partners have been rewarded for the excellence of their composites’ innovations.

The Competitors

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 & Gas, Medical & Prosthetics, Electronics, Industrial Equipment, Furniture & Appliances, Sports & Leisure and Marine.

The Format

The prestigious JEC Composites Innovation Awards are recognised worldwide and offer the winners and their partners:

  • International recognition

  • Greater exposure during the JEC World show and throughout the following year

  • New business opportunities

  • Enhanced customer trust

33 finalists in 11 categories have been selected by an internal JEC jury in January 2023. An external jury composed of Composites professionals will select one winner in each category. The 2023 JEC Composites Innovation Awards winners will be announced on March 2nd in Paris.

Does your company or R&D centre have a strong collaborative innovation or concept to present?

2023 Awards Ceremony

Join one of the most exciting highlights of the composites industry in 2023!

The 2023 Winners



2023 Finalists


The jury