From 2/10/2020

To 3/31/2020


Does your technology make a difference?

Have you heard of Atlassian, Google Maps and Wotif? Did you know they were winners at previous iAwards? Your innovation could launch your idea to a global audience just like our previous winners.

From the world's first modular self-fit hearing aid, robots that write their own code, a virtual reality treatment platform for spider phobia, to an artificially intelligent shark detection system using drones - the Australian Information Industry Association’s (AIIA) iAwards program has unearthed outstanding Australian innovation for over 27 years.

If your innovation is changing Australia's future or making a difference to the lives of others, give it the recognition it deserves by entering the iAwards. Entering will take you on a journey that will bring you national exposure and recognition for your innovation as well as offering the chance for inspiring prizes such as:

  • Prestigious iAward Trophy
  • Scholarships
  • Mentoring / Business Skills Assistance
  • Access to potential JV Partners
  • Assistance with the development of a PR Plan
  • Cash prizes
  • Member’s Choice Award
  • Government Innovation Award with a bonus business cash incentive of $10,000

The iAwards celebrates solution driven technology, such as Data Insights, Automation Technologies and Infrastructure & Platforms, and elevates future innovators from across our Student, Startup and R&D categories.

State & National iAwards Categories:

  • Junior student 
  • Senior student 
  • Undergraduate Tertiary Students
  • Consumer Markets
  • Community Service Markets 
  • Industrial & Primary Industries 
  • Business Service Markets 
  • Public Sector & Government 
  • Infrastructure & Platforms - Innovation of the Year 
  • Data Insights - Innovation of the Year
  • Automation Technologies of the Year
  • Research & Development Project of the Year
  • Start-up of the Year

Entry Fees:

  • For AIIA members, $150 (ex GST)
  • For non-members, a special price of $300 (ex GST) which includes a 12-month AIIA Associate Membership (saving you over $350!) 

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, represents on the board of AIIA.
Our technology K12 solutions:

  • Connect teachers, parents and students for an optimal educational experience
  • Enable learning and collaboration from anywhere, at anytime, anywhere
  • Scale infrastructure to meet demands of students and new technologies
  • Provide a safe and secure campus environment
  • Shift from CAPEX to OPEX-based consumption models

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