Journalist, author, television producer, Lieven Scheire, the Automation, the Magazine’s Award. The award was handed over by the InduMotion-chair of the younger men He and techondernemer Peter Hinssen.
The Automation and the Magazine Award is an annual award presented by the federation InduMotion and on the editorial board of the journal Automation Magazine, to be a person, a company, a research institute, or the international organisation for science and technology in general, and/or a contribution to make in the field of drive technologies (hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, electrical and industrial automation, in particular.
Lieven Scheire was selected from a large number of nominations we received, because they believed that the members of the editorial board Automation Magazine, due to his enthusiasm and humorous points of view and to understand language for the general public in a very original way to become acquainted with the world of science and technology.
From the jury report: ‘Lieven Scheire is committed to a unique way to enter the world of science and technology is a unique way to bring the attention of young people. He does that with his tv appearances and shows, and gives, by means of humor, it is usually a boring image of scientists, researchers, and engineers, will be broken, and that the ‘nerds’ now make me as cool as could be.”