David Hidalgo of Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotá D.C.), Colombia secured 1st place.
In keeping with tradition, this year's winners of the Umberto Student Award were presented at the User Workshop. Students from all over the world were called to submit their projects in which Umberto was applied. And submissions were international for sure: For instance, papers were handed in from Taiwan, South Africa or Brasil. Finally, the jury chose these three winners.
Ramona Lehmann of the University of Applied Science Berlin, Germany achieved the third place with her bachelor thesis 'The balance of single product packaging components by using the material flow management software Umberto'.
The second price was awarded to Austria. Michaela Raab of the Johannes Kepler University Linz delt with 'the Sense of Organic Products from Abroad Focussing the Cultivation of Organic Cucumbers in Spain'.
First winner of this year's Umberto Student Awards is David Hidalgo of Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotá D.C.), Colombia. His analysis of carbon emissions in Colombian aviation impressed the jury.
IFU Hamburg again congratulates all winners.
After the award is before the award: Therefore we call on all students to submit their project done with Umberto software to apply for the Umberto Student Award 2013. For further information please download the flyer at the end of this article. Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org before June 15, 2013. We are looking forward to receving your papers.