Excellence in Creating a Smarter World International Innovation Award.
Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)
- University of Portsmouth
Pioneering research from the University of Portsmouth that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to open up a new world of possibilities for children with disabilities has won an E&T International Innovation Award. The Awards celebrate people, projects and organisations revolutionising the world through excellence in engineering and technology. The University won the Excellence in Creating a Smarter World award. The University of Portsmouth collaborated with the Chailey Heritage Foundation to develop intelligent real-time digital systems to enhance the use of powered wheelchairs. These will enable children with high levels of disability to drive their own wheelchairs. Some for the very first time.
|Awarded date||19 Nov 2020|
|Degree of recognition||International|
|Granting Organisations||The Institution of Engineering and Technology|
|Awarded at event||International Innovation Awards|