50th Anniversary Bradford Washburn Award

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Logistics

  • Thursday, October 23 | 6:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Offering Format: Public Event
  • Museum of Science
  • Tickets start at $250 per individual; buy tickets

Description

Washburn Award

Since 1964, the Museum of Science has presented the Bradford Washburn Award to those who have made an outstanding contribution toward public understanding and appreciation of science, technology, engineering, and math. The 50th anniversary Washburn Award celebration is on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Tickets available now.

2014 Awardees

Sir Timothy Berners-Lee

Inventor of the World Wide Web and the Founders Chair Professor at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

Michael R. Bloomberg

108th Mayor of New York City, founder of Bloomberg L.P., and recently named UN Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change

Richard Saul Wurman

Creator of TED, co-creator of the Urban Observatory, and the Distinguished Professor of Practice at Northeastern University's College of Arts, Media and Design

Additional Information

Evening agenda

  • 6:00 p.m. Reception and Moveable Feast
  • 7:00 p.m. Award Presentations and Discussion with Recipients
  • 8:30 p.m. Dessert

Complimentary parking for all guests | Business attire

For more information: 617-589-0185, rsvp@mos.org

Sponsor packages available now:

Presenting Sponsor: $100,000

The Museum seeks a Presenting Sponsor to partner on a luncheon, Water Stories private reception, and the evening awards ceremony. Presenting Sponsor benefits furnished upon request.

Peak Sponsor: $50,000

  • (10) event tickets
  • Exclusive name/logo listing in event invitation (must confirm by August 1, 2014)
  • Name/logo recognition on event website
  • Recognition from podium during evening presentation
  • Name/logo recognition on all event signage – digital and print
  • Water Stories private reception featuring past Washburn Award recipients
  • Recognition in Washburn Award commemorative book (must confirm by August 1, 2014)
  • A complimentary copy of Understanding Healthcare by Richard Saul Wurman for all attendees
  • A complimentary copy of Washburn Award commemorative book for all attendees

Summiteer Sponsor: $25,000

  • (10) event tickets
  • Name/logo recognition on event website
  • Name/logo recognition on all event signage – digital and print
  • Water Stories private reception featuring past Washburn Award recipients
  • A complimentary copy of Understanding Healthcare by Richard Saul Wurman for all attendees
  • A complimentary copy of Washburn Award commemorative book for all attendees

Founder Sponsor: $10,000

  • (8) event tickets
  • Name/logo recognition on all event signage – digital and print
  • Water Stories private reception featuring past Washburn Award recipients
  • A complimentary copy of Understanding Healthcare by Richard Saul Wurman for all attendees
  • A complimentary copy of Washburn Award commemorative book for all attendees

Mountaineer Sponsor: $5,000

  • (6) event tickets
  • Name/logo recognition on all event signage – digital and print
  • A complimentary copy of Understanding Healthcare by Richard Saul Wurman for all attendees
  • A complimentary copy of Washburn Award commemorative book for all attendees

Cartographer Sponsor: $3,000

  • (4) event tickets
  • Name/logo recognition on all event signage – digital and print
  • A complimentary copy of Washburn Award commemorative book for all attendees
  • Individual Ticket: $250

    Tickets on sale to the public in August. For sponsor packages, please contact the special events office at 617-589-0185; rsvp@mos.org.

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