- All submissions must clearly show a practical benefit within the fuel quality testing, oil condition monitoring and transformer oil testing sectors
- All submissions will be judged in the following areas:
How does the submission contribute to practical and genuine sustainability?
To what extent is the solution differentiated from traditional/previous approaches? What is the unique thinking that drives this approach?
Does the project have performance metrics and evaluation incorporated into its plan? Do we see how the model has the potential for future growth? Is the project functional over a long-term implementation period?
What is the cost-benefit analysis of the project? Do projections show its economic viability?
How well has the proposal been presented? How well is the idea explained and illustrated?
- The judge's decisions will be final and the winner will be notified by October 14 th 2022.
Group Commercial Director
Steve is the Group Commercial & Business Development Director for VPS. He is responsible for the development and implementation of the company’s global commercial strategy.
As a director of Petrospot Ltd, Lesley is responsible for the strategic growth of the company’s publishing activities. This includes the marine fuels magazine and news site, Bunkerspot, many books on marine fuels and marine surveying, and the ship.energy platform.
Dr. Zhe (Joshua) Sun
Dr. Joshua Sun has a solid R&D background in physical chemistry and focuses on the innovation in inspection methodology with different analytical instrumentation. He has 10 years research experience on green materials’ synthesis, fabrication, characterization, and their applications in energy conservation and environmental remediation.
Sindre Stemshaug Bornstein
Chief Commercial Officer
Sindre has a background from the Norwegian foreign service, as a diplomat in San Francisco/Silicon Valley and Central America. His experience includes a period at the Norwegian Prime Minister’s Office and business development positions in Statoil/Equinor and in Norsk Hydro, and he holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the Norwegian Business School, BI.