This special Award was introduced in 2017 to honor and reward individuals or contributors who have made outstanding personal contributions to the progress and development of the international glass industry over the years. Such contributions may represent e.g., product / process development, new innovations, systems, construction, design, architecture, ambitious research initiatives and advanced learning. The Prize offers an opportunity to extend both recognition and visibility for achievements that enjoy broad-based appreciation within the industry.
The following people have been nominated for the 2023 Jorma Vitkala Award of Merit based on their excellent contribution in the industry:
The final decision on the winner of this year’s award will be made via online voting. The JVAM 2023 committee will then count the votes and the winner will be announced at the GPD 2023 event, in Tampere Finland.
To vote for your favorite candidate, click the link below. The deadline for voting is June 4, 2023.