Nomination

Nomination

Each submission to the International Innovations Award (IIA) will be judged by independent pool of innovation experts, academicians and trade journalists who are neither involved in your industry nor have any direct interest from awarding you the award. This ensures that the judging is both impartial & transparent

Categories & Measurement

Product

Measurement
‍Innovation distinction, Practicality and performance, Commercial viability, and Socialand economic impact.
Criteria
‍Products submitted must have been invented or commercialised within the last 12 months prior to submission.
Note: This category is further divided into ‘ideas’ – products that are at developmental stage and has yet to be commercialized, and ‘leaders’ – products that have been launched into the market.

Service & Solution

Measurement
Innovation distinction, Problem solved, Replicability and institutional support, and Measurable results.
Criteria
Innovative services and solutions, including improved processes (patented or otherwise) may be submitted under this category, provided such services and solutions commenced within the last 12 months prior to submission.

Organisation & Culture

Measurement
‍Definition and reach, Impact and sustainability, Replicability and institutional support, and Measurable results.
Criteria
‍All registered organizations including businesses, not-for-profit and government agencies. There is no pre-set timeline for the existence of an innovation culture or program, but these must be demonstrated and collaborated by third party evidence.

Innovation Leadership

Criteria
‍By invitation only.

Selection & Judging


Step 1

Initial screening by Enterprise Asia

Step 2

Qualitative Audit & Quantitative Audit

Step 3

Final judging by organizing committee

Step 4

Winner Announcement

Important Dates


Submission Period

1 May 2017 — 8 October 2018

Additional Documentation

1 — 14 October 2018

Judging

15 — 23 October 2018

Award Ceremony

14 December 2018