Innovation

SOLUTRANS Innovation Awards

Published on by Jennifer ABIJABER - updated on

This year, many awards will be comprised in the SOLUTRANS Innovation Awards.

The Awards organised by the Lyon Métropole CCI (chamber of Commerce and Industry)

Logo trophée SOLUTRANS 2017

The Lyon Chamber of Commerce organised and launched the award in 2001, in which the most striking innovations that improved the performance of a body-on-frame vehicle were rewarded.

Two categories of participants (Bodywork manufacturers and Equipment Manufacturers) compete for four awards: gold, silver, bronze and sustainable development.


2017 Innovation awards winners


Equipment Manufacturers

Bodywork manufacturers


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SOLUTRANS 2017 - Trophées de l'Innovation à la CCI de Lyon

Discover the 2017 jury:

Pierre BONNET

Consultant

Christian BOUCHER

Responsable produit - RENAULT TRUCKS

Marc BUFFENOIR

Avant-vente et homologations - SCANIA France (véhicules industriels)

Grégory COTTIER

Responsable Produits Véhicules utilitaires - MAN Truck and Bus SAS

Hervé CRIQUY

Responsable Relations Carrossiers - PSA PEUGEOT CITROEN

Bertrand EULOGE

Rédacteur en chef de Transport Info et Trucks Mag - EDITIONS LARIVIERE

Raphaël FERRANTI

Responsable Produits - VOLVO TRUCKS France (véhicules industriels)

Jean-Paul FIDRIE

Responsable département réseaux clients - IRP AUTO

Steve GUIGUET

Product Adaptation and Body Builders - IVECO France (véhicules industriels et utilitaires)

Bernard GUINET

Membre de la commission Industrie (CCI) - CCI LYON METROPOLE

Jean-Yves KERBRAT

Journaliste - AMJ Media

Georges LASNE

Responsable technique avant-vente - DAF TRUCKS France

Céline MATHEVET

Adjointe à la Déléguée Régionale Rhône-Alpes Lyon - INPI

Giorgio MILANO

Business Development - Key account manager - NISSAN EUROPE

Evelyne VERGNE

Division VU - Responsable Véhicules Spéciaux - Renault

New in 2017, the awards organised by the LUTB Transport & Mobility Systems cluster and the PFA Automotive industry & Mobilities

The Low emission driveline Award

The low emission driveline award has been won by Renault Trucks for the laboratory distribution vehicle, Urban Lab 2.

The Low emission driveline award jury:

Franz LOOGEN

Cluster E-Mobil BW

Jean-Luc BROSSARD

PFA Filière Automobile et Mobilités

Brigitte MARTIN

IFPEN

Bernard MODAT

LUTB-RAAC

Yvonnick GAZEAU

Magazine Auto-Innovations

Michael NASH

Magazine Automotiveworld

"Research to Business" Award for innovative SMEs

The winning SME is chosen by representatives from the automotive sector (Renault, PSA, Faurecia, Plastic Omnium, Valeo, Michelin, Renault Trucks, RATP) following the SME pitches organised by the PFA this year as part of its open innovation initiatives. On November 21st 2017 during SOLUTRANS, it was announced that INNOV+ had won the award for Toucango, a web-based service.

"Research to Business" award for innovative SMEs jury:

Anna ROSSI

FAURECIA

Jean-Luc BROSSARD

PFA

Martin GARNIER

Plastic Omnium

Patrick SEGA

Valeo

Philippe GACHE

Renault Trucks

Véronique BERTHAULT

RATP

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