Romania – 2017, May 18th, the 6th edition of Temporis Gala Awards was held at the Athénée Palace Hilton in Bucharest gathering VIP guests, journalists and watch aficionados, organized by Temporis, a reputed Romanian watch magazine.
Ulysse Nardin was awarded twice during the ceremony. The Swiss watchmaker received the prize of the “Watch of the Year 2017” for InnoVision 2. Constant pursuit of innovation and avant-garde is one of the foundations of Ulysse Nardin. Continuing this course, the current Research and Development team’s comprehensive expertise and ingenuity is captured in the InnoVision 2. In 2007, Ulysse Nardin made a huge splash with Innovision 1. Ten entirely new features that would set the standard for innovative watchmaking in the following decade. Now, in 2017, InnoVision 2 aims to do the same. With ten phenomenally inventive features, InnoVision 2 once again inspires the watchmaking industry for the coming decade, proving Ulysse Nardin as a perpetual pioneer in timekeeping innovation.
The second prize won by Ulysse Nardin is the “Best Holidays Man’s Watch 2017“ for the Marine Regatta. A patented regatta chronograph equipped with a sweep countdown timer that can be set from 1 to 10 minutes. Victory comes down to those crucial minutes before the starting gun goes off while maneuvering to cross starting line with optimal positioning and perfect timing. Following the countdown, the bi-directional seconds hand starts moving in a clockwise direction and begins timing the race. Clear, intuitive and accurate functionality from Ulysse Nardin, with the support of Artemis Racing, the company’s official partner for the 35th America's Cup.
After a selection of 78 timepieces made by a jury of watches experts and specialized journalists from 9 countries, the readers of Temporis and watch aficionados voted for their favorite timepieces.