[PAR22]




Key Dates

27 May 2021 - Launch Deadline
28 October 2021 - Standard Deadline
20 January - Extended Deadline
27 January - Judging
3 February - Winners Announced
28 February - Awards Presentation

Category Listing - Tag: Innovation

Digital - IoT

The Internet of Things has the power to reshape our world, as there is endless opportunity as we start to connect people to things, things to things and people to people. What will stand out in IoT are those that create a seamless experience and make the ordinary extraordinary.  

 

Digital - Expanded Service or Application

Open to apps in all categories with updates and developments that truly enhance the user experience and take your app or service to another level.  

 

Digital - New Service or Application

This can be any new service or application from a start-up to an industry leader. It’s not just bells and whistles we're after but true innovation, exceeding expectations and filling a void that had previously been open.  

 

Digital - Connected Device

From not so long ago being a concept only/prototype scenario, the connected device/wearable tech revolution has taken the world by storm and today we have clothing, watches, glasses, jewellery and trackers all helping us to achieve goals such as staying fit, active, losing weight or being more organised.  

 

Digital - API

APIs are fast becoming the scaffolding of the digital world. Your entry will be an outstanding API that provides new potential for digital design. It will provide a better, faster or easier way to integrate and expand functionality. Basically it is the bomb, it knocks the others out of the park. In short - the best in its league  

 

Digital - Dev Platform/Dev tools/framework

The current pick of the crop apps have moved from roll your own to accelerating by using platforms, platforms like yours. The winner of this category will be a platform or service that makes the life cycle go easier than other alternatives, it will power features that would have taken years to bring to market and allow digital designers to run and jump where if they had to do it themselves they would just be imagining their solution  

 

Marketing - Mobile Campaign

This category recognises campaigns that use elements such as competitions, promotions, games and messaging to engage customers via mobile applications.  

 

Better Future - Circular Economy

Projects that expand and grow the use of circular economy principles.  

 

Better Future - Economic Growth

Projects that expand and grow the economy through additive methods rather than extraction, encompassing circular economy, environmental. equity and community values.  

 

Better Future - Environmental Sustainability

Projects that encourage a positive environmental impact through understanding and implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.  

 

Better Future - Equity & Inclusion

Projects that expand and grow the inclusion, integration, diversity and community.