On 25 October, an exclusive event with the finalists of the Digital Economy Award will take place from 4 p.m. on in a relaxed atmosphere in a bar in the centre of Zurich. For organisational reasons we would be very grateful if you could register using this form. You are cordially invited for a drink.
The most digitally mature companies in Switzerland and their most innovative projects will be awarded on 21 November at the «Digital Economy Award Night» in Hallenstadion Zurich. The categories are: «Digital Innovation Of The Year», «The Next Global Hot Thing», «Digital Transformation Award» and «Highest Digital Quality»
The «Digital Innovation Of The Year» category honours Switzerland's most innovative digital project. Project managers, ICT providers and users can submit their best projects and products, developed in the last year, into the race for the title.
For the «Swiss Digital Transformation Award» the Jury will take the «digital pulse» of companies and organisations in the categories: large-scale enterprises, SMEs and Government/NPO. The award distinguishes companies and organizations that have made particular progress in digital maturity and thus significantly increased their competitiveness.
In the category «Highest Digital Quality Label» companies can apply for the swissICT Quality Label. The subject areas are: «User Experience», «Sourcing & Cloud», «Lean, Agile & Scrum», «Industrie 4.0», «Security» and «Open Source». Applications can be submitted for more than one subject area.
Representatives of the swissICT expert teams will evaluate and determin, who will be rewarded with the swissICT Quality Label. The best candidates will be nominated for the award.
The title «The Next Global Hot Thing» is about the near global future. Which are the groundbreaking, most disruptive projects and emerging start-ups? During a year-long scouting, the most promising digital approaches are searched and proposed for the award.
Cork-popping in the Hallenstadion Zurich on november 21th: A solemn Award-Show full of Prize awarding and corresponding backgrounds.
The award will be flanked by interesting and late-breaking Inputs, as well as a gala dinner.
The Digital Economy Awards focus on qualitative and innovative aspects in the professional use of digital technologies. Values and topics for which the brands of our sponsors and partners also stand.
We are pleased to announce that our keynote speaker at the Digital Economy Award will be the Australian-British futurologist Chris Riddell. He was the very first Chief Digital Officer (CDO) at Mars Incorporated, where he designed the digital strategy for brands such as Whiskas, Pedigree, Wrigley, Starburst, Masterfoods, Snickers and Maltesers.