Visdom nominated for two well-known sustainability awards
Simulation software Visdom nominated for Energy Globe Vienna Award and WSA Austria Award
The nominations for the internationally renowned environmental prize Energy Globe Vienna Award, category Water, and for the WSA Austria Award, category Sustainability, show the great sustainable impact the flood simulation software has in the field of climate change adaptation.
The Energy Globe Award, which has been presented annually since 1999, is considered the world's most prestigious environmental prize today. It honors outstanding, sustainable projects with a focus on resource conservation, energy efficiency and the use of renewable energies. This year, the simulation software Visdom made it onto the shortlist in the water category.
The WSA - World Summit Award is a unique ecosystem that selects and promotes local and digital innovations that have a large and positive impact on society and the environment. After the WSA Award 2020 for the inclusive digitalization project "ARCHES", VRVis is now nominated again with its flood simulation software Visdom.
Nomination for the Energy Globe Award, "Water" category
Established in 1999, the world-renowned Energy Globe Award annually recognizes the most outstanding projects focusing on resource conservation, energy efficiency, and the use of renewable energies. The award aims to make the best and most innovative solutions for solving pressing environmental problems visible to the public - both in Austria and abroad. The simulation software Visdom was selected for the shortlist by the Austrian Energy Globe jury from around 300 submissions. Which of the three finalists in the "water" category will go home with the trophy on October 7, 2022, can be co-decided via public voting from September 19-30, 2022.
The award ceremony will take place as an online event on Friday, October 7 at 18:30 on www.energyglobe.at.
Nomination for WSA Austria 2022, "Sustainability" category
The WSA - World Summit Award - Austria is regarded as Austria's digital changemaker award. In various socially relevant categories, the WSA honors innovative projects with a high impact on society. For the WSA Austria in the category "Sustainability," Visdom made it on the shortlist as "the best and most innovative digital solution in the field of Smart Settlements & Urbanization from Austria."
The WSA winners will be announced in November 2022.