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INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS AWARDS

As the challenges facing our planet grow, so does the need for game-changing solutions. The Industry Solutions Awards celebrate advanced technologies that are transforming the way the world works.    

INDUSTRY TRANSFORMATION

These awards shine a spotlight on the most preeminent digital transformation projects across vertical industries such as manufacturing, energy, healthcare, buildings & infrastructures or connected transport.

NEW AWARDS

The awards distinguish the exceptional work of digital transformation in specific fields and highlight the results that are transforming industries by creating greater efficiency, sustainability and connection to the people served.

NEW CHALLENGES

“The Industry Solutions Awards” celebrate companies that are transforming the way the world works by solving technical or business challenges using technology. 

Awards Categories

Best Cybersecurity solution

Now more than ever, businesses worry about security processes, theft and loss of information in order to protect their assets. Solutions for dealing with security issues have been inconsistent, resulting in higher costs for companies. This award recognizes the organization that is taking measures and implementing tools to maintain security.

The products/services/projects may include but are not restricted to the following categories:

  • Raising Awareness of Cybersecurity Risk.
  • Maximum effect with minimum disruption.
  • Ease of Adoption, Practicality, and Implementability.
  • Solutions Grounded in Business Drivers.

Best Connected Transport & Smart Vehicles solution

The award will go to a company that has applied technology to solve transportation problems in an innovative way. The products/services/projects may include but are not restricted to the following sectors: Air Transport, Automotive, Autonomous vehicles, Rail, Shipping and Cargo, Pedestrian safety, etc.

Examples of innovative projects include, but are not limited to, those that:

  • Create transportation systems that can sense and respond to changes in real time.
  • Increase operational efficiencies & public safety, reduce fleet down time and enable preventive maintenance of faulty and soon-to-fail parts by analyzing and reacting to data created by jet engines and sensors monitoring the surrounding environment (temperature, humidity, air pressure, etc.).
  • Identify more efficient routes and improve fuel efficiency, through capacity analytics.

Best Healthcare solution

This category rewards an organization that successfully integrates technology into their mission to improve healthcare quality by providing better care, better outcomes, and lower costs. The products/services/projects may include but are not restricted to the following sectors: Real-time patient monitoring and remote patient assistance, Telemedicine, Emergency care, Wearable devices, Real-time tracking, Contactless treatment, Diagnosis.

Examples of innovative projects include, but are not limited to, those that:

  • Create transportation systems that can sense and respond to changes in real time.
  • Increase operational efficiencies & public safety, reduce fleet down time and enable preventive maintenance of faulty and soon-to-fail parts by analyzing and reacting to data created by jet engines and sensors monitoring the surrounding environment (temperature, humidity, air pressure, etc.).
  • Identify more efficient routes and improve fuel efficiency, through capacity analytics.

Best Energy & Utilities solution

This category celebrates innovation and imagination, best practice and business excellence, customer service and collaboration in the energy and or utilities industry. The products/services/projects may include but are not restricted to the following sectors: Oil & Gas, Mining, Green Energy, Circular Economy, Hydrogen, Sustainability.

Examples of innovative projects include, but are not limited to, those that:

  • Create transportation systems that can sense and respond to changes in real time.
  • Increase operational efficiencies & public safety, reduce fleet down time and enable preventive maintenance of faulty and soon-to-fail parts by analyzing and reacting to data created by jet engines and sensors monitoring the surrounding environment (temperature, humidity, air pressure, etc.).
  • Identify more efficient routes and improve fuel efficiency, through capacity analytics.

Best Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0 solution

This category recognizes companies that have made a transformation of their processes incorporating digitization and 4.0 technologies (IOT, digital twin, cybersecurity, AI, cloud, data analytics,) into their operations and management areas. 

Examples of innovative projects and solutions include those that promote the development of more efficient and sustainable production processes, optimization of the product life cycle, recyclability, and reuse of waste, as well as solutions that favor decarbonization, the reduction of the carbon footprint of the final product and its production process.

The products/services/projects may include but are not limited the following: Artificial intelligence (AI) in industrial and production processes, including natural language processing technologies and machine learning, computer vision, maintenance, assistants, contactless solutions, and robotic process automation (RPA), Smart Manufacturing, Digital Manufacturing technologies, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), AR, Process Automation, Machine Learning (ML), Natural Language Processing, Business Intelligence, Predictive Analytics

Best Smart Buildings & Smart Cities solution

This award recognizes the most innovative smart cities or smart buildings projects that can potentially make an impact on citizens’ or tenants' lives and turn our buildings or cities into more sustainable and inclusive places to live or work.

The products/services/projects may include but are not restricted to the following sectors: Smart Buildings and infrastructure, Construction, Warehousing, Smart cities, Crime control, Smart Lighting, Smart Parking, Transport and waste management, recycling, Smart home, Home security, Pet management, Lifestyle.

SPECIAL RECOGNITION

GAME-CHANGER OF THE YEAR

This award celebrates the career of an industry pioneer, a role model key to pioneering new ideas and actions that challenge the status quo within business and industry. This award is open to audience nomination so that our community can recognize an outstanding business leader who demonstrates inspiring, motivational, and passionate leadership to their team, company, or industry, and has a clear commitment to long-term impacts.

Timeline

Submission

Awards must be submitted by 9th December, 2022

Review

All proposals will be reviewed by a jury of experts to ensure that submission criteria are met

Additional requests

Authors could be subject to additional information from the jury during the evaluation period

Notification

All the participants will be notified of their acceptance (3 nominees per category) or rejection from 20th December, 2023

Nominees' publication

All the 3 nominees per category will be published on the official website January 14th, 2023

Awards Winners

Announced during the Industry Solutions Awards Ceremony February 1st, 2023 at the main Auditorium (Fira Barcelona Gran Via venue, hall 4)

2023 INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS AWARDS JURY

Pere Tuset

Coordinator of the IOT and Industry 4.0 Working Group

Paulo José Spaccaquerche

President

Guillermo Canal

General Director

Joan Figueras Tugas

President