Vodafone presents ‘The Future is Exciting’ award

Awards

Vodafone Hungary presented Hungarian physicist Albert-László Barabási with its "The Future is Exciting" award on Tuesday, in recognition of his work on network theory, according to a press release sent to the Budapest Business Journal.

Vodafone Hungary CEO Amanda Nelson with award-winner Albert-László Barabási

The physicist is best known for his network theory-related research, authoring several publications such as "Linked: The New Science of Networks." The award was presented by Vodafone Hungary CEO Amanda Nelson.

"As the CEO of a company operating in a network-based industry, I am especially pleased that on the very first occasion I can hand over ‘The Future is Exciting’ award to a Hungarian scientist who created something of global significance in network research," she said.

"As Vodafone Hungary’s strapline states, the operator believes that the future is exciting," Vodafone said in a press release, detailing the reasons for creating the award. "It is innovation that makes it truly exciting, which is driven largely by science. In order to reinforce this mindset, the company has introduced an award to recognize the work of people who think similarly; role models who contributed to the advancement of the world with their outstanding scientific life achievements, allowing us to look forward to the future with real excitement."

ADVERTISEMENT

Farm, food industry confidence improves slightly in Q2 Analysis

Farm, food industry confidence improves slightly in Q2

Meeting called to address Pegasus spyware lacks quorum  Parliament

Meeting called to address Pegasus spyware lacks quorum 

Skanska commercial dev unit names new EVP of operations Hung... Appointments

Skanska commercial dev unit names new EVP of operations Hung...

Zsa Zsa Gabor's ashes buried in Budapest City

Zsa Zsa Gabor's ashes buried in Budapest

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.