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 IoT World Awards
As the main evening networking event at IoT World this year, the Awards and Gala Dinner will attract the Who’s Who of IoT. Senior representatives from leading enterprises adopting IoT and key players within the solution provider space will come together to enjoy a glittering evening of entertainment while honoring the companies and individuals who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in the 12 award categories.
Entries are free of charge. The entry form will open January 8th, 2019 with the deadline to submit no later than midnight on March 1, 2019. The shortlist will be announced by April 12, 2019 with winners announced at the IoT World Awards Gala Dinner on May 15, 2019.
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
This prestigious awarded will recognise a C-Level individual that represents an enterprise adopter of IoT to drive digital transformation. Entrants should focus on their leadership in developing the strategic roadmap and driving change management within their business and the wider industry. (you can nominate yourself or on behalf of someone else)
IoT Solutions CxO of the Year
This prestigious awarded will recognise a C-Level individual that represents an IoT solutions provider, who has gone above and beyond to show leadership in progressing the IoT ecosystem towards the development of end to end IoT solutions. (You can nominate yourself or on behalf of someone else)