Date: 22 to 24 October 2019
Location: Parc 55 Hilton Hotel, San Francisco, USA
About “Top Innovation Leader Impact Awards 2020”
The Innovation leader Impact Awards will be held in San Francisco 22nd October 2019 till 24th October 2019 as a huge part of the Impact 2019 conference. This Award show has been conducted in order to honor the companies who have achieved great statures with their out of the box ideas and extraordinary outcomes for innovation programs.
Unlike other award ceremonies, the Innovation leader Impact Awards are based upon the matter and outcome of the program associated with R&D, HR, marketing innovation, new product development, and other IT innovation or related initiatives. Moreover, it doesn’t include only the program name like all other programs.
Nominations & Entries
In order to be nominated for the Innovation leader Impact Awards, one needs to deliver impact through a crowdsourcing program, innovation lab, corporate VC program, employee idea challenge or such other business innovation strategy whether it’s externally or internally focused. Furthermore, the entries shall be valid if the work taken by the company is between January 1, 2016, to June 21, 2019, as several projects take up years to complete and meet the target.
Criteria for Eligibility
In the case, if a particular company has more than 1000 employees and has an annual revenue income of $100; it is also eligible to apply for this award. Other than that, entries for this program are absolutely free for the members whereas non-members will be charged $375 for every entry. Also, in the case, if several projects or initiatives are taken, then only the company is allowed to submit more than one entry and have the possibility to get considered for this award.
Moreover, the judging panel will be having a team of the editorial board from Innovation Leaders. They will be selecting the winners from the Impact Awards Finalists. The winners would be announced in their annual conference and in the fall edition of the printed magazine.
All the winners will also get trophies and a chance to host a table discussion for their project, however, only a handful will be allowed to attend it. And in case of vendors or agencies, if the client wins only, he/she is allowed to attend the program. Apart from that, the required promotions, featuring shall be done for the winners like in magazines, Emails, Vehicles, community, social media, and newsletters. They will also receive a royalty-free digital logo for their Innovative project, which could be used and printed too.
In order to submit the names for this award, it’s not necessary to attend it though they are encouraged every time for attending the program. Moreover, registrations for 2020 Impact leaders Awards are open for all the R&D, corporate innovations, strategy and new venture leaders of large organizations.
- August 13, 2019: Finalists announced for 2019 Impact Awards
- September 24, 2019: Winners of the 2019 Impact Awards announced
- October 22-24, 2019: Winners honored at Impact 2019
- March 2, 2020: Submissions open for 2020 awards cycle
- June 26, 2020: Deadline for all submissions