The most recent film produced by the European fusion community by the help of IPP, entitled “Energy of the future – Fusion 2100” (see FN July 2008), won the 2009 EuroPAWS MIDAS Prize for New Media (PAWS stands for Public Awareness of Science and Engineering Project). The prize recognises the best European new media production (web, promotional video etc.) involving science and engineering/technology. The award was presented at the “Environment in TV and New Media Awards Evening” at the Institution of Engineering and Technology in London on 23 November 2009. This is the second prize awarded for the film, it also took the Future Award 2008 at Photokina, the leading international fair of the imaging branch (see FN December 2008).

Örs Benedekfi