EUROTEK Advanced Diving Conference

Last updated: January 5, 2019 at 16:21 pm

The EUROTEK Awards, acknowledge people, companies, equipment or services that have inspired divers, enabled them to further their diving, or made their diving safer.

The EUROTEK Advanced Diving Conference is Europe’s premiere diving conference catering for all aspects of advanced and technical diving, physiology, imaging and exploration.

DIVER OF THE CONFERENCE AWARD

“An individual who has inspired or influenced you with their significant contribution to advanced or technical diving”. This award is dedicated to the memory of Keith Morris, a technical diver.

2018 VOLANTHEN, John (Cave Diver)
2016
 ZENATO, Christina (Cave Diver)
2014 MALLINSON, Jason (Cave Diver)
2012 LUNDGREN, Richard (Wreck Diver)
2010 WARING, Rick (Wreck Diver)
2008 STANTON, Rick (Cave Diver)

DISCOVERY AWARD

“An award given for signifcant discoveries in the field of advanced or technical diving”. This can include discoveries in the fields of equipment design; diving medicine, science and research; diver education; expedition diving et al.

2018 Not awarded
2016 WALLIN, Immi
2014 MITCHELL, Associate Prof. Simon J.

MEDIA AWARD

“An advanced or technical diving film, programme (radio or television) or publication (book or magazine) that has educated, inspired or influenced your diving.”

2018 Not awarded
2016
 Diving Into the Unknown | REINA, Juan
2014 Rebreather Forum 3 Conference Proceedings VANN, Dr. Richard D., DENOBLE, Dr. Petar J, POLLOCK, Dr. Neal W.
2012 Divers Of The Dark | APUNEN, Antti and SUHONEN, Janne
2010 Deco for Divers | POWELL, Mark
2008 Wreck Diving Magazine | PORTER, Joe

INNOVATION AWARD

“An advanced or technical diving product or service that has enabled you to further your diving or made your diving safer.”

2018 Not awarded
2016
Kubi Dryglove System | KUBICKA, Peter
2014 Shearwater Research Petrel and NERD | PARTRIDGE, Bruce and Lynn
2012 TEKCamp | STANTON, Martin and Amy
2010 Oxygen Cell Checker | NARKED AT 90
2008 Inspiration Rebreather | AP DIVING

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO THE DIVING INDUSTRY AWARD

“The unsung hero who has gone the extra mile to support and develop others in the field of advanced and technical diving.”

2018 BRATCHLEY, Josh
BROWN, Erik
CHALLEN, Craig
HARPER, Rob
HARRIS, Richard
JEWELL, Chris
MALLINSON, Jason
PAASI, Mikko
ROE, Connor
STANTON, Rick
VOLANTHEN, John
WARNY, Jim
2016 ANTHONY, Gavin
2014 EVANS, Mark Richard | Sport Diver Magazine
2012 STANDING, Jim and STRIKE, Paul | Fourth Element
2010 WOMACK, John | Otter Watersports

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

“An individual who you admire for their consistent contributions or discoveries that have advanced or opened up the field of technical diving”. This award is dedicated to the memory of EUROTEK Co-Founder Carl Spencer.

2018 Not awarded
2016
Dive Educator | MOUNT, Tom
2014 Dive Educator and Equipment Inventor | HIRES, Lamar
2012 aquaCORPS Founder | MENDUNO, Michael
2010 Cave Diver and Author | FARR, Martyn
2008 Marine Engineer and Diver | GURR, Kevin