The Lagazuoi Winning Ideas Mountain Awards, now in their second edition, renew the commitment to put in the limelight far-sighted projects and progressive ideas for a sustainable future.
The WIMA-Awards were conceived with the aim of recounting the mountains of today and tomorrow, bringing out concrete examples of creativity, innovation and originality.
The liveliness, determination and inventiveness of those who live or work in and for the mountains continuously develop "profitable" solutions in terms of materials and technologies, eno-gastronomic productions as well as for the hospitality industry.
The 2021 edition of the Winning Ideas Mountain Awards is divided into four categories again.
The following 3 categories are confirmed:
• mountain clothing and mountain equipment
• innovative and sustainable mountain tourism
• digital innovation & apps
The novelty is:
• mountain gastronomy industry, to enhance innovative methods of production and / or transformation of raw materials, but also new approaches to marketing and commercialization of the resources.
The project acquisition and voting phase by the four juries of the projects submitted for the 2021 edition is concluded.
The three finalists in each category were announced on the WIMA website, in the section The Award winners, on 20th January 2021:
The first three classifiers in each category will have the opportunity to display their entries at the Lagazuoi Expo Dolomiti, Italy's highest exhibition centre at 2,778 meters above sea level, in a special exhibition dedicated to them.
Applications for the WIMA2021 edition could be submitted by November 30, 2020.
If you want to be notified as soon as the call for applications for the WIMA2022 edition will be opened, just send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.