The Wessex Institute of Technology is dedicated to research projects and scientific paper publishing. They are also known for their annual conferences and awards ceremonies.
Since 2004, they institute has given away annual Prigogine Medals to the greatest minds in scientific research. Brian Fath from the United States was the award winner in 2016. They had also begun giving out George Green Medals since 2014.
The annual conferences of the Wessex Institute are no joke. They invite the greatest minds to speak at the 25 international conferences. The conferences are held at several international locations with most of them within Europe. Discussions are typically about the latest scientific and societal challenges facing the world.
They also publish several journals through the WIT Press. Journal titles include Sustainable Development and Planning, Design & Nature and Eco-dynamic and Transport Development and Integration. There are 8 journals in total that are published every year.