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Awards

18th September, Hotel Palace Berlin

Join us to celebrate the most advanced and most inspirational in edge computing!

Celebrate success at the Edge Awards!


Join us to celebrate the most impressive developments and innovative individuals driving edge computing success! 

ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN

This year's categories:

Biggest Individual Contribution to Edge Computing Development

This award will recognise the Edge Computing Ambassadors, those individuals who are instrumental in driving edge computing development and who have been particularly active over the last 12 months in ensuring the continued progression of edge computing research, development and trials.

Biggest Contribution to Edge Computing R&D (one company or a partnership)

The ‘Biggest contribution to R&D’ award is open to companies that have already committed substantial time and resources to the discovery and development of approaches to edge computing. The contribution to R&D should consider the wider potential of edge computing, and demonstrate the steps taken to facilitate the development of new services and/or revenue channels, which will help to drive progress in the market, removing barriers and helping to make the adoption of edge computing a reality.


The Best Operator Award for Edge Computing Development

“The Best Operator Award for Edge Computing Development” is open to operators who have been instrumental in driving the progression of edge computing internationally through first-class research, innovation and commercial strategy.

The judges will be looking to understand your edge computing development programme; key areas of innovation, how your research will lead to commercial roll out and enable advanced services for your customers.


The Best Enterprise Award for Edge Computing Development

“The Best Enterprise Award for Edge Computing Development” is open to enterprises who have been instrumental in driving the progression of edge computing internationally through first-class research, innovation and commercial strategy.

The judges will be looking to understand your edge computing development programme; key areas of innovation, how your research will lead to commercial roll out and enable advanced services for your customers.


The Greatest Commercial Potential for Edge Computing Concept

This is an important award for the future potential of an edge computing concept because it recognises the actual commercial potential and return on investment in edge computing. A particular concept can be demonstrated by an industry foundation, association, commercial company or developer. Judges will be looking to award a concept that promises the greatest commercial return and scalability.


The Best Edge Computing Technology for 5G Evolution

This award will examine the technology behind the use cases. As edge computing PoCs and trials proliferate, and more companies start to invest in edge technologies; this award will analyse the technology powering the edge revolution and the progression industry leaders are making in delivering edge computing services to consumers, particularly with regards to edge in 5G.

The winning technology should demonstrate significant potential for facilitating the development of new services and/or revenue channels in the evolution to 5G, which will help to drive progress in the market, removing barriers and helping to make the adoption of edge computing a reality in future networks.

KEY DETAILS

Entry Fees

You will need to purchase a delegate pass in order to enter and attend the awards and ensure that you can receive the Award if you are a winner.

Please note that entries are £199 + VAT.  Payment must be made before your entry will be submitted to the judges.

2018 Judges

Each category is independently judged by our neutral panel of industry analysts and specialists. Each application will be scored based on set criteria, the top scoring applicants shortlisted prior to the event.

Deadlines and Key Dates
  • Entries close 5:30pm GMT on 24 August 2018
  • Shortlist announced by 5 September 2018
  • Winners announced during the ceremony on 19 September 2018