Timeline

Inventor Prize launches

09 August 2017

Deadline for entries

22 October 2017

Announcement of finalists

25 January 2018

Award event

18 September 2018

The Inventor Prize was a pilot, run by Nesta and funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Through funding and non-financial support, it aimed to help smaller inventors overcome the barriers they face.

Team

Maddy Kavanagh

Maddy Kavanagh

Maddy Kavanagh

Programme Manager - Sustainable Communities, Nesta Challenges

At Nesta Challenges, Maddy is a Programme Manager for the Amazon Longitude Explorer Prize. She also works on the business development side of Nesta Challenges.

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Emma Renowden

Emma Renowden

Emma Renowden

Assistant Programme Manager

Emma was an Assistant Programme Manager working in the Challenge Prize Centre, supporting the delivery of a number of prizes, including the Mobility Unlimited Challenge.

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