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BritWeek Innovation Awards Competition - Open For California And UK Firms

The first-ever BritWeek UKTI Business Innovation Awards competition has been announced.

- Submission Deadline: February 19

- Applicants must make a robust case in an essay of no more than 1,000 words for how the nominated company's innovation in design, technology or service has improved products, experiences and/or services. The nomination form is available for download at www.britweek.org/2010/InnovationAwards

- Winners are selected by a panel of renowned innovators, including entrepreneur engineer Sir James Dyson andinternationally recognized creativity guru, Sir Ken Robinson.

- Award presentation will be at a dinner in Beverly Hills on May 4th

The British are the largest foreign investors in California. Britweek celebrates that connection through a series of events from April 20th to May 9th, 2010. http://www.britweek.org