The Grand Prize of â¬10,000 was declared grand prize winner from among three winners by Mr Fabio Colasanti of the European Commission, accompanied by Mr. Erkki Ormala, Vice President of Technology Policy at Nokia, at the IST 2006 Closing Ceremony.
The Grand Prize Winner:
- The HUMAINE Portal - Research on Emotions and Human-Machine Interaction.
- HealthAgents - HealthAgents plans to create a multi-agent distributed Decision Support System, to help in the early diagnosis and prognosis of brain tumours.
- ELEKTRA - ELEKTRA is a European research project that aims at revolutionising technology-enhanced learning.
Over 254 IST Projects enrolled their site into the competition via this website, through which the wider Internet community rated them online. Over 16,000 ratings were received, resulting in a shortlist from which a jury selected the winners.
Nokia - sponsor of the IST 2006 Best IST Project Website Award.
Nokia is a world leader in mobile communications, driving the growth and sustainability of the broader mobility industry. Nokia connects people to each other and the information that matters to them with easy-to-use and innovative products like mobile phones, devices and solutions for imaging, games, media and businesses. Nokia provides equipment, solutions and services for network operators and corporations www.nokia.com