Accelerating the best entrepreneurial solutions to earth´s biggest challenges.
Barack Obama
Barack Obama

I personally appreciate the work of SEA and keep sustainable entrepreneurship for a future-oriented economic model.

Jean-Claude Juncker
Jean-Claude Juncker

Europe must invest strongly in its youth, in its jobseekers, in its start-ups. In that, competitiveness and sustainability closely go together.

Jane Goodall
Jane Goodall

I truly appreciate and support initiatives like the SEA, which is raising awareness of these issues. May this idea change our minds, activate more people to take responsibility and, as a collective force, make our world a better place all future generations.

Haifeng Huang
Haifeng Huang

Countries should strengthen their international cooperation to tackle impending issues including climate change, environmental pollution and resource scarcity.

Wir beschleunigen die besten, unternehmerischen Lösungen für die größten Herausforderungen der Menschheit.
Barack Obama
Barack Obama

Ich persönlich schätze die Arbeit des SEA und halte Sustainable Entrepreneurship für ein zukunftsweisendes Wirtschaftsmodell.

Jean-Claude Juncker
Jean-Claude Juncker

Europa braucht massive Investitionen in seine jungen Menschen, in seine Arbeitsuchenden, in seine Start-Up-Unternehmen. Wettbewerbsfähigkeit und Nachhaltigkeit gehören dabei untrennbar zusammen.

Jane Goodall
Jane Goodall

Ich schätze und unterstütze solche Initiativen wie den SEA sehr. Möge diese Idee unseren Geist ändern, mehr Leute dazu bringen Verantwortung zu übernehmen und mit geballter Kraft unsere Welt zu einem besseren Ort für unsere Kinder und Enkelkinder und alle zukünftigen Generationen zu machen.

Haifeng Huang
Haifeng Huang

Die Länder sollten ihre internationale Zusammenarbeit stärken, um wichtige Themen wie Klimawandel, Umweltverschmutzung und Ressourcenknappheit gemeinsam bekämpfen.

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Submission Process Closed

We have received a huge number of really interesting and promising submissions for this year's award. We want to thank every single entrepreneur, inventor or company for talking part at the SEA 2017. It´s your great enthusiasm and restless engagement which leads our planet into a liveable future and you are a good example for the next generation of business leader.

Adapted Organisational Procedure

Due to the fact that some of our finalists are not able to come to Vienna to the originally planned event on November 28 in Vienna the jury will meet on that day to identify the SEA Awardee of 2017. The winner of the 10,000 euro price money will be invited to the cheque handover ceremony in Vienna with our main partners.

The event complies with the criteria of the Austrian Eco-label for Green Events.