Awards and Honors


Joseph-Armand Bombardier award

Awarded by: Association francophone pour le savoir (ACFAS)

The Joseph-Armand Bombardier is a distinction created in 1980 in honor of Joseph-Armand Bombardier, Quebec's most famous inventor and founder of Bombardier. It aims to recognize the research efforts of a researcher or a team that has contributed to a technological innovation. This contribution includes the development of a new product / process with a clear competitive advantage or the significant improvement of an existing product / process. The commercialization of the innovation must have been successful or must demonstrate a promising potential.

Official website: Joseph-Armand Bombardier Award

Recipients from Polytechnique community

07 October 2005 - Mohamad Sawan
07 October 1997 - François Soumis
07 October 1981 - Robert Guardo