Has been won by Giulio Papi
From Audemars Piguet -
|Courtesy of Audemars Piguet The 2015 Gaia Prize winners |
(from left to right): Jonathan Betts, Anita Porchet and Giulio Papi
Created by the Musée International de l’Horlogerie (International Horology Museum also known as MIH) in 1993, the Gaia prize honors people who have greatly contributed to the horology industry, its history and its culture.
There are 3 different categories:
ARTISANAT ET CREATION (CRAFTSMANSHIP AND CREATION) – 2015 winner: Anita Porchet
HISTOIRE ET RECHERCHES (HISTORY AND RESEARCH) – 2015 winner : Jonathan Betts
ESPRIT D’ENTREPRISE (ENTREPRENEURSHIP) – 2015 winner : Giulio Papi
Each year, the jury selected by the Museum curator gathers Swiss and foreign personalities such as experts from the Neuchatel University, the Haute Ecole Arc, the Centre Intercommunal de Formation des Montagnes Neuchâteloises, as well as journalists, scientists, etc…
This year, the Esprit d’Entreprise prize was attributed to Giulio Papi for the major role he played in the development of wristwatch complications since 1986.
Congratulations to Giulio for his talent and passion!