In early 2017, Xignux and Tecnologico de Monterrey recognized researchers were selected to receive the Award for Research and Innovation “Rómulo Garza 2016” which includes the Insignia Award research professor for his career at the Tecnologico de Monterrey, and awards in three categories: “scientific papers in indexed journals of high impact factor”; By “Books published”; and a new recognition given to students by “Research projects with components of innovation.”In early 2017, Xignux and Tecnologico de Monterrey recognized researchers were selected to receive the Award for Research and Innovation “Rómulo Garza 2016” which includes the Insignia Award research professor for his career at the Tecnologico de Monterrey, and awards in three categories: “scientific papers in indexed journals of high impact factor”; By “Books published”; and a new recognition given to students by “Research projects with components of innovation.”

The ceremony was presided over by Mr. Eugenio Garza Herrera, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Xignux.; Salvador Alva, President of Tecnológico de Monterrey.; Ms. Ana Cristina Garza Saenz, Board Member Award and granddaughter of Mr. Romulo Garza.; Mr. Humberto Garza Dominguez, Board Member of Xignux and grandson of Mr. Rómulo Garza.; Mr. Oscar Martinez Treviño, Director of Corporate Development Xignux.; David Noel Ramirez, Rector of Tecnológico de Monterrey; Carlos Cruz Limón, Vice President of Foreign and Development ITESM.; and Arturo Molina, Vice Chancellor for Research and Technology Transfer ITESM.