The VISION Award jury met and drew up a shortlist of the most interesting developments from all submissions. The short and long versions of the abstracts selected by the jury can be found here.

The winners for the most outstanding innovation 2018 in image processing was announced at the VISION opening press conference. The prize money of €5,000 for the VISION Award is sponsored by the British industry journal Imaging and Machine Vision Europe.

  • Jens Michael Carstensen (Videometer A/S)
  • Michael Engel (Vision Components GmbH)
  • Gabriele Jansen (Vision Ventures)
  • Ronald Müller (Vision Markets UG)
  • Dr. Christian Ripperda (ISRA Vision AG)
  • Martin Wäny (TechnologiesMW SA)
  • Formal quality of submission
  • Technological requirement
  • Novelty of applications and degree of innovation
  • Significance for the machine vision industry
  • Significance for the end user
  • Abstracts have to be submitted in English
  • The length of the abstract may not exceed the stipulated number of characters (around four DIN A4 pages)
  • The structure (description of the innovation, state of the art and advantages of the innovation, relevance and advantages of the described innovation for the machine vision industry) must be observed
  • Additional video material is welcome. Please add a link list (to your website, YouTube or vimeo) to your abstract