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The 15 nominated inventors come from a range of countries and technical fields, from green plastics and oil-spill clean-up, to pharmaceuticals, medical imaging and satellite navigation.
If you know an inventor who you think deserves to win a European Inventor Award, why not nominate them for 2018?
Registration for the European Inventor Award 2017 in Venice, Italy is now open. The deadline for registration is 26 May 2017.
If you're not sure whether your favourite inventor has already been honoured, check our past finalists section.
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