Innovation can be complex but entry to the Innovation Awards is easy. Entries should be based on an operational, service or product innovation introduced into the target market in the period between January 1st, 2017 and December 31st, 2017. The innovation may be business and/or customer and/or society focused, and its impact should be proven and measurable in qualitative and quantitative terms. There is no fee to enter. The rest is up to you!
1. Register your interest
To register for the competition, you need to provide us with some information about your organisation to ensure you are eligible. Once you have registered, you will be able to download your application form. Registration opens Thursday 5th May 2018. Click here to Register now.
2. Join our network
By following us on Twitter @ITInnovationmag, you can keep up to date with any Innovation news and get hints and tips from our experts. Feel free to start a conversation with us by using #innovationawards.
3. Submit your application form
Once complete, you can email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than 5.00pm on Friday 29th June 2018. Once we receive your completed application, we will put your organisation name on our website. We will also include a link to your website. If you do not want your organisation name and web address to be listed on the website, please notify us on the section included on the application form.
4. Selection process
After the closing date at 5pm on Friday 29th June 2018, all applications will pass through an initial screening process. They will then be read and marked by leading industry experts before the short-listed organisations are announced at the beginning of September 2018.
5. Final judging process
>Towards the start of October 2018, short-listed organisations will be invited to present their innovation to our final judging panel. Further information on the timing for the day, will be provided in due course.
6. Awards ceremony
Following the presentation day, one winner will be selected from each of the five categories together with an overall Innovation of the Year. All winners will be announced at the closing ceremony held in Dublin in November 2018.
The closing date for receipt of your completed application is 5.00pm on Friday 29th June 2018.