Coolar co-founder Arno Zimmermann was chosen as one of only five nominees from all 28 EU member states to compete for the EIT Change Award 2015 during the annual InnovEIT conference.
The award ceremony will be held on May 7th and is hosted by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) in Budapest. Arno has contributed to the EIT’s cause of fostering innovation in Europe with his PhD on sustainable product development in cooperation with the EIT’s Climate-KIC programme, as well as his work for Coolar.
“It is an honor to be chosen as one of the contenders for this year’s EIT Change Award. I’m looking forward to present my work and Coolar on stage at InnovEIT.” comments Arno before heading to Budapest.
Watch the interview with Arno that was recorded previous to InnovEIT 2015 below: