DSM Innovation Award to be presented at AquaVision 2014

Award to honor transformative innovation within the aquaculture industry

The DSM Innovation Award will again be presented at AquaVision 2014. This special award honors transformative innovation within the aquacultureindustry. The winner of the DSM Innovation Award will be announced on June 18, day two of AquaVision. The recipient will also receive a prize of EUR10,000 (US$13,827).

The ‘DSM Innovation Award’ was created to reflect the role of AquaVision as a global forum in promoting innovation in aquaculture as well as DSM’s unique history and dedication in providing industry leading micro-nutrient innovations in aquaculture worldwide.

DSM and AquaVision now invite companies, individuals, organisations, institutions and government agencies world-wide to apply for the AquaVision 2014 DSM Innovation Award. Eligible innovations should be in the area of aquaculture and break with convention, going beyond marginal improvements in existing products and services. An application period for the DSM Innovation Award is open through May 10. Applications submitted for the award will be reviewed by a jury of specialists, who will also evaluate the applicants’ innovations.  

A DSM Innovation Award application form and related application details can be accessed online.

DSM is proud to play an industry-leading role in aquaculture by providing pioneering micronutrients to growing aquaculture operations around the world. DSM has supported the aquaculture industry since the 1960s through developing and deploying micronutrients for aquaculture feeds, the company is excited to continue its dedication to aquaculture nutritional solutions and looks toward the future through encouraging groundbreaking innovation in aquaculture. DSM is pleased to recognize and support transformative innovation in aquaculture by giving the ‘DSM Innovation Award’ at AquaVision 2014. 

The AquaVision conference, organized by Skretting and its parent company Nutreco since 1996, has established itself as an important meeting place for some 450 participants from around 35 countries and is sponsored in 2014 by DSM and DNB.