Australian Information Industry Association
Where is your innovation making a difference?
Whether you're an individual, organisation or a student with an innovation that is solving a problem, there's a category for you!
An innovation could be making change across multiple industry markets. Therefore, organisational entries are eligible to select a maximum of three award categories. You must choose one Primary Category, and additionally you can select one Cross Stage Category and/or Cross-Technology.This diagram may aid your understanding of the category structure. Familarise yourself with the terms and conditions to see what is applicable to you.
Cross Technology Categories
Cross Stage Categories
Research & Development Project of the Year
Startup of the Year
- The organisation was registered as a company on or after 1 January 2017;
- The founder of the company and/or the product developers must still be the significant shareholder(s) of the company; and
- The company must not be a subsidiary of a well-established parent company.
Terms and Conditions
One submission fee entitles an applicant to enter into a maximum of three (3) award categories; the fee is the same regardless of whether you enter into one, two or three categories. This entitlement is based on the condition that one category is selected from the 'Market Categories', one is selected from the 'Technology Categories' and/or one is selected from the 'Stage Categories'. Entry into one of the Marker Categories is mandatory; entry into either of the technology and stage categories is optional. For full Terms and Conditions, please click here.