Innovation Award

The Society of Irish Foresters Innovation Awards showcase Innovation excellence through a range of the ground breaking product and service innovations in the forestry sector.  These awards recognise and acknowledge exemplary ideas, originating in Irish organisations that make a strong social and/or economic impact.  This award scheme demonstrates the Society’s role in promoting excellence in research innovation and its potential to enrich our lives and benefit society.

Previous recipients of the award have been:

Treemetrics Ltd. for providing innovative solutions for optimising value recovery in forestry; and

Imperative Energy  a company that supplies purpose-built biomass plants to provide heat, and power at a client’s site.

Joe O’Carroll MD of Imperative Energy receiving the Innovation award from the Society’s President John McLoughlin.