Graduate Innovation Prize Competition: The Final

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Pembroke College
St Aldates
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The Pichette Auditorium

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The Pembroke Graduate Innovation Prize in association with Estée Lauder Companies champions innovation and creativity. Join us to watch five finalist groups pitch their idea for a chance to win funding and business advice!

This event will take place at 5.30pm on 6th March 2018 in The Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College, Oxford.

It will be followed by a free drinks and canapé reception.

The event is free and open to all. Registration via Eventbrite is essential.


• Bunmi Ayeh (Pembroke) and Oz Igiehon (St Catherine’s)
‘Omnichannel Digital Store Tracking’

• Alex Barnes (Pembroke) and Yohan Iddawela (The London School of Economics)

• Ming Li (Pembroke), Guowei Tao (Pembroke) and Zhixin Zeng (Balliol)
‘MEMS-Based Digital Coriolis Flow Meter for Industrial Twophase'

• Julie Dequaire (Pembroke), Neil Dhir (Wolfson) and Dr Thomas Rawlinson (Lincoln)
‘A mobile sensor package and App to monitor return of muscle activity following neurological injury'

• Di Wang (Pembroke), Deqian Jia (Somerville), Rangarajan Ramesh (St Hugh’s), Alexandru Okros (Worcester)
'Schematize' your knowledge: a new way to curate and share information

Judging Panel

From Estée Lauder Companies

• Phebe Farrow Port, Senior Vice-President, Global Management Strategies and Chief of Staff to the President & CEO
• Lisa Napolione, Senior Vice-President, Global Research & Development
• Philippe Warnery, Senior Vice-President, General Manager UK and Ireland

From Pembroke College, Oxford

• Dame Lynne Brindley, Master
• Professor Andre Furger, Dean of Graduates
• Nancy Braithwaite, Academic Director