Guidelines & Criteria

  • Nominations will be deliberated by a panel of technology industry experts from Middle East top accounting firms based on the judging criteria.
  • Companies may submit up to three (3) entries.
  • Nomination is free of charge. If your company wins, you are obliged to proceed booking your chosen winners package option to maximize the benefits of your win. Click here to know more about the winners package pricing and entitlements
  • Deadline for submission of entries: 30 July 2021

ELIGIBILITY
The awards programme is open to:
✔ Technology companies in the Middle East region that has pioneered ground-breaking IT products and solutions
✔ Companies from across different industries in the Middle East region with the most innovative technology initiatives that made an impact to their business
 
The technology project, product, service or initiative must be launched or had upgrades, in part or in full, in the last 24 calendar months.
 
HOW TO ENTER?
1. Go to the online nomination form.
  • Read the award entry guidelines and eligibility for your reference.
  • Fill out the company information and entrant details fields.
  • Choose the category you'd like to enter.
  • Provide entry information: Entry title, 500-word summary of the entry, and client testimonial/s (if any).
  • Choose the winners package that you will take up, should you win an award.
2. You will then receive an email confirmation from the Middle East Technology Excellence Awards organisers after your nomination has been received.
3. To substantiate your entry, send supporting documents to julie@charltonmediamail.com.
  • Three (3) entry photos are required.
  • Supporting documents are optional but will highly increase your chances of winning the award.
  • Supporting documents must be in PDF, PowerPoint and/or JPG format. For supporting videos, Youtube.com or Vimeo.com links must be provided.
  

JUDGING CRITERIA
The entries will be reviewed by the judges based on the following:
  • Uniqueness & Innovation - Does the project introduce new or cutting-edge innovation?
  • Effectiveness & Impact - Did the project achieve its objectives and targets? What measures have been used to assess its success? What was the impact on your company and industry? If the project is a solution provided for a client, what is the overall feedback of your client?
  • Dynamism - Is the strategy, project, service or product flexible to changes and progressive opportunities?
 
CATEGORIES
One winning company will be honoured in each technology category and its corresponding industry.
 
TECHNOLOGY CATEGORIES
  • AI
  • Analytics
  • API
  • Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
  • Big Data
  • Biotechnology
  • Blockchain
  • Cloud
  • Computing
  • Connectivity
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Centre
  • Digital
  • E-Commerce
  • Enterprise Software
  • Fintech
  • Gaming
  • Hardware
  • ICT
  • Information Management
  • Infrastructure Technology
  • Internet
  • IoT
  • IT Storage
  • Machine
  • Marine Technology
  • Mobile
  • Nanotechnology
  • Network and Broadband
  • Online Services
  • Robotics
  • Software
  • Startup
  • Storage
  • Virtualisation
  • Web Services

INDUSTRY CATEGORIES
  • Automotive Services
  • Advertising
  • Aerospace
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Agriculture
  • Airline
  • Apparel
  • Architecture
  • Automotive & Transport Equipment
  • Banking
  • Broadcasting
  • Brokerage
  • Building Services & Facilities
  • Business Insurance
  • Business Services
  • Cargo Handling
  • Chemicals
  • Commercial Building construction
  • Commercial Real Estate Trust
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Services
  • Computer Software
  • Conglomerates
  • Consulting
  • Consumer Products - Durables
  • Consumer Products - Non-Durables
  • Corporate Advisory
  • Data Center
  • Department Stores
  • Dining & Entertainment
  • Diversified Services
  • Education
  • Electronic Manufacturing
  • Electronics
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Executive Search
  • Financial Services
  • Financial Technology
  • Food & Beverage
  • Food Manufacturing Solutions
  • Food Safety
  • Furniture and Fixture
  • Health Products & Services
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Technology
  • Heavy Civil Construction
  • Hospitality & Leisure
  • Human Resource Technology
  • Human Resources Consulting
  • Industrial construction
  • Insurance Broker
  • Interior Design
  • Internet/New Media
  • Investment Banking
  • IT Services
  • Life Insurance
  • Legal
  • Logistics
  • Luxury Retail
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine and Offshore Engineering
  • Marine Services
  • Materials & Construction
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Metals & Mining
  • Motion Picture & Video
  • Music
  • Non-Profit or Government Organizations
  • Oil & Gas
  • Payments
  • Personal Insurance
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Real Estate
  • Remittance
  • Residential Building Construction
  • Residential Product Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Shipping
  • Sports
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Television
  • Training and Development
  • Transportation
  • Utilities
  • Venture Capital
  • Wholesale 

For more details, contact:
Julie Anne Nunez
+65 3158 1386
julie@charltonmediamail.com