[TECH17]

2017 tech design awards

best new & best expanded services, best studio, best accelerator plus 17 specialist categories

the [app] design awards have grown into the [tech] design awards - change is good :)

DRIVENxDESIGN - THE DESIGN 100

 

Key Dates

23 February - Standard Deadline
6 April - Extended Deadline
13 April - Judging & Ratings
19 April - Rating Closes
20 April - Winners Announced
4 May - Awards Presentation

Category Listing - Innovation cont.

Food Tech


What, where and how we eat and drink is an important element of culture and who we are. Tech gets this and connects people with the food and drink that they're looking for. This category rewards tech such ordering platforms as well hospitality reviews and guides.  

 

AgTech


AgTech provides a window into the transformative effect that tech can have on a traditional industry. Agriculture has a powerful connection to the physical world, however it is increasingly enabled and enriched by technology. Some see tech as the key to securing agriculture prosperity through the increasing use of innovations such as cloud analytics, AI, drones, big data and autonomous vehicles.  

 

InfoTech


We all rely on technology that broadcasts news and current affairs both locally and globally, keep us up to date with information such as weather, warnings and hazards and allow us to quickly access important resources. This category recognizes solutions that allow us to stay up to date and informed about the world around us.    

 

SportTech


Tech is revolutionizing the way exercise and play sport. Performance trackers and the resulting analysis in transforming the performance of Olympic marathon runners to weekend joggers in equal measure - and it's not just limited to one or two sports. SportTech covers wearable trackers and analytics apps to route mapping - any technology applied to a sporting context.  

 

Smart Homes


The home is one of the most obvious benefactors of the tech boom. Now a network of IoT devices control everything from the home security system to air conditioning and lighting systems - all from one device. This category recognises how tech solutions are transforming the home environment and improving how we live at home.    

 

BuildTech


Tech solutions are having a dramatic effect on the building and construction industry. Productivity has been lifted, projects are able to better managed with less material wastage. This category rewards tech that increases efficiency and saves time and money in construction projects.   

 

Cyber Security


With the increasing prevalence of connected devices, online platforms and databases, security is vital to protect our information and ensure that the services we rely on are able to continue. This category recognizes design and innovation in cyber security that enables all of us to enjoy secured tech solutions safely.  

 

AdTech


Digital and Tech has revolutionized advertising. This category recognizes the role of tech solutions in providing new platforms and opportunities for marketers to increase voice and gain awareness of their product or service.  

 

MedTech


From ground-breaking apps accelerating medical research to tech solutions enabling patients control their medical records, Med Tech can accelerate health care while enabling users and making medical services accessible to all.  

 

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