World Competition of Chemical Inventions 2014
on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Association of Polish Inventors and Rationalizers’ (SPWiR) foundation
14 – 16 October 2014, Warsaw, Poland
connected to the 8th IWIS – International Warsaw Inventions Show
Venue: Main Building of University of Technology, Warsaw
The chemistry is a creative science essential for sustainability and improvements to our way of life. The majority of the patented inventions are connected the chemistry as the protection of new chemical materials and processes. For this reason the obligation of the SPWiR and the IFIA is connecting to the series of IWIS events to show the creativity in the chemistry by organization of the Fourth World Competition of Chemical Inventions in this year on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Association of Polish Inventors and Rationalizers’ foundation in Warsaw.
Rules of the World Competition of Chemical inventions
Chemical inventions are technical creations in the field of chemistry. The International Patent Classification (IPC), established by the Strasbourg Agreement 1971, provides for a hierarchical system for the classification of patented inventions according to the different areas of technology to which they pertain. The Section C refers to the chemical inventions.
World Competition of Chemical Inventions
The World Competition of Chemical Inventions is introduction, evaluation forum and market palace of the chemical inventions organized by the SPWiR and the International Federation of Inventors’ Associations – IFIA and hosted by the International Warsaw Inventions Show – IWIS, Warsaw (14 -16 October 2014) organized by Michal Szota, the President of SPWiR.
The participant items should be chemical inventions, according to IPC Section C, which will be presented on the IWIS 2014. The application for registration is requirement by completing of application form (it will be given on the location of IWIS) the and handing down to IFIA booth on IWIS Hall; Deadline: 14 October.
The registered chemical invention will be marked on its booth by IFIA chemical invention logo.
Evaluation and prizes
IFIA Chemical Jury will evaluate the registered chemical inventions on 15 October. The IFIA covers the prizes (Chemical Invention Oscar, IFIA Laureates in Chemistry and IFIA Certificates) The Chemical Inventions’ Award Ceremony will be organized on 16 October, Warsaw.
There were 36 competitors from ten countries. The winner won Chem Oscar prize, the second place was awarded Chem Laurel and the third places (5 competitors) were awarded Glory Medals.
The winner of the Third World Competition of Chemical Inventions – Warsaw:
Winicjusz Stanik, Gra¿yna ¯ak, Katarzyna Sikora, Rafa³ Konieczny and Micha³ Janeczek. (Oil and Gas Institute – Poland)
Their invention is: Universal detergent-dispersing addition for energy-saving diesel oils
The results are: