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IoT World Awards and Gala Dinner

Celebrating the successes and outstanding contributions of the best of the best in IoT

May 15th, 2019 | Mission City Ballroom, Santa Clara Convention Center

About the Awards

Best Industrial IoT Solution

This Award will recognize the leading product or solution targeted for verticals including but not limited to: manufacturing, energy, utilities, supply chain and logistics, healthcare, agriculture, automotive, infrastructure, smart cities. Entrants should focus on the specific use cases as well as outcomes delivered for the customer.

Best Consumer IoT Solution

This Award will recognize the leading product or solution targeted for verticals including but not limited to: smart home, smart cities, retail, healthcare, finance, insurance, sports and entertainment, wearables, automotive. Entrants should focus on the specific use cases as well as outcomes delivered for the customer.

Best IoT Connectivity Solution

This award will highlight excellence in the advancements of an IoT connectivity solutions across cellular, unsilenced and satellite methods for big, small and critical IoT. Entrants are advised to support their entry with use cases and deployment outcomes.


Best Edge Computing Solution

This award will showcase the development of solutions that extend cloud intelligence and analytics to edge devices. Entrants should focus on the ability to simplify the deployment of secure edge devices for IoT use cases.

Best IoT Security Solution

This award will reward an organization for its product or services that are driving/delivery of security for current IoT applications or use cases. Entrants are advised to focus on the specific part of the value chain where their security product or service adds value; from device/network/storage/enterprise etc.

Best Enterprise IoT Deployment

Recognizing the most significant deployment of IoT within enterprise. Entrants are required to describe their achievements, state how they are significant compared to other solutions, examples of how the deployment was developed and how it has been commercially successful.

Achievements in IoT Integration

This award recognizes the advancements in delivering integration of IoT applications for enterprise. Entrants are advised to show collaboration between hardware/software solutions, integrator and enterprise as well as showcase effective integration across legacy systems within a business.

Achievements in Scaling POCs

This award provides the opportunity for R&D and Innovation teams within enterprise to be recognized for their successes in scaling IoT projects towards wide scale applications across their business.

IoT Merger & Acquisition of the Year

As IoT moves into a new phase, M&A activity is enabling organizations to move towards the delivery of a suite end-to-end solutions. This award will highlight the M&A of the year in between Jan-Dec 2018.

Startup of the Year

This award will reward an individual Startup organization for their commercial development in delivering an IoT product or solution. Entrants will be required to showcase how the commercial viability of their product/solution, the investment backing to drive growth and customer success stories. (entries are limited to bootstrapped, pre-seed and seed companies only)

Enterprise CxO of the Year

Recognizing an individual executive, representing an enterprise adopter of IoT, for their outstanding leadership in IoT. 

Nominate yourself or something else for our "CxO of the Year" awards via the separate nominations page, linked to below, where more information is available. 

IoT Solutions CxO of the Year

Recognizing an individual executive, representing an IoT solutions provider, for their outstanding leadership in IoT. 

Nominate yourself or something else for our "CxO of the Year" awards via the separate nominations page, linked to below, where more information is available.

Your chance to be recognized among IoT's elite

Entries
  • The entry form must be completed online
  • Online entries must be submitted by 11:59PM (PST) Friday, March 8, 2019(deadline extended!). Only fully completed entry forms will be accepted. 
  • Each entry is free of charge 
  • All entrant companies have the opportunity to purchase a table at the IoT World Awards & Gala Dinner on May 15, 2019 to host their customers, staff and partners at the evening. For further information on table costs please contact: Daniel.Burridge@KNect365.com
  • Supporting evidence or documents must be emailed to iotevent@informa.com (such as white papers, PowerPoints, etc.). Please ensure any supporting evidence is relevant.  
Shortlist

Companies will be shortlisted in each category and the shortlists will be published by April 12, 2019. The winners will be announced during the IoT World Awards Gala Dinner on the evening of May 15th, 2019 in Santa Clara. 

Shortlisted companies will: 

  • Be featured on the IoT World Awards landing page
  • Be featured in an IoT World Awards Shortlist congratulations HTML posted to the relevant KNect365 mailing list
  • Be announced on all IoT World Series & IoT World Today social channels 
  • Be provided with generic website & social media digital banners to use for their own promotion (personalized banners available on request) 

All shortlisted companies are required to purchase a minimum of 2 event tickets to represent their company at the Awards Ceremony on May 15th, 2019 in Santa Clara to potentially collect their Award. Entrants unable to commit to attendance at the Awards Ceremony will not be included in the Final Shortlist. 

Winners

The Winners will be announced during the IoT World Awards Gala & Dinner on May 15, 2019, and in a Press Release on May 16th.

Winners will:

  • Receive a Winners Trophy and Certificate presented at the Gala Dinner on May 15, 2019
  • Be featured on the IoT World Awards landing page
  • Be featured in an IoT World Awards Winners congratulations HTML sent to the relevant KNect365 mailing list
  • Be announced via all IoT World Series & IoT World Today social channels (every winner gets an individual post)
  • Be provided with personalized website & social media digital banners to use for their own promotion
  • Opportunity to join the IoT World press event on May 16th
  • Additional coverage through IoTWorldToday.com

Previous Award Winners


Join the ranks of previous IoT World event series award winners including:

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