BEYOND INNOVATION AWARD is to show recognition and appreciation to innovators that created breakthrough technologies and solutions. Along with our annual BEYOND International Technology Innovation Expo, these technologies and solutions will be showcased to audience around the globe, including investors, government representatives, ecosystem stakeholders and buyers.
Award winners can enjoy not only our free booth space and opportunity to our demo section during BEYOND Expo, they will also be invited to our private networking activities, including VIP dinner and business meet-ups.

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Theme: Companies that are dedicated to innovations, future trends, and industry transformations
Stage: Applicants must be legally incorporated or registered; open to companies around the world. All products or services must be announced or released in market between August 2020 and August 2021
Ethics: The proposed business cannot be in violation of any intellectual property rights, including but not limited to patents, copyrights, and trade secrets
Sector Focus: Open to all innovations addressing industrial and economic/social demand with leading technology and solutions. Prefer business aligned with Beyond Topics.
topics: Impact Tech, Life Science, Infrastructure, Smart City & Living, and Future Tech


  • August 10, 2021: Application open till 11:59 pm (GMT +8)
  • August 18, 2021: Winners to be announced
  • Aug 26, 2021: Winning Team DEMO DAY
  • Aug 28, 2021 BEYOND Innovation Awards Ceremony

Benefits for Winners:

  • 3 Professional Full Passes to BEYOND Expo valued at US$699 per pass (DEMO Day representatives)
  • 10 Online Passes to BEYOND Expo valued at US$9 per pass
  • Enjoy a free booth and access to the display area during the BEYOND International Technology Innovation Expo.
    a. For the winners who have registered for the exhibition, the organizer will refund the full amount of their standard exhibition booth fees.
    b. For the winners who have not registered, they will have the opportunity to enjoy free booths (minimum standard booth 9㎡value at US$3,600) depending on the remaining space.

  • Full coverage of travel & accommodation costs for 1 DEMO Day representative for each team
  • Investors meetup at the events (e.g. professional pass to the VC Meetup on August 27)
  • Social networking events (e.g. One pass to the invite-only dinners)

  • Showcase at BEYOND Innovation Awards DEMO Day with exposure to global livestream besides on-site audience
  • Media exposure at the Awards Ceremony and other related events at BEYOND

Judging criteria & Scoring rules:

  • We will select companies based on in-depth observation of their development in this industry throughout the year, from product design, technological innovation degree, product innovation degree, product application potential and other multi-dimensional aspects, and will focus on the breakthrough products and technologies developed in this year.
  • All companies participating in the BEYOND International Technology Innovation Fair can register for the BEYOND International Innovation Awards.
  • The exhibition site will also be interactive through the award ceremony and product display and experience area, allowing professional visitors to get close to and experience the future of consumer technology and innovative products, and finally shortlisted 20 representative companies and products.

  • Product design: hardware/products should have a unique design concept, be aesthetically and visually appealing, and be designed from a user experience perspective.
  • Technical innovation: the product has the leading technical innovation in its industry.
  • Product innovation: products catering to the industry development trend, based on the original, there are significant improvements and innovative breakthroughs.
  • Product application potential: the product has achieved a good reputation in the market, and has a certain market potential and application value in terms of functional design from the user's experience.

  • Judges: Deep Venture Capital, High Tide Capital, Matrix Partners, ggv Ji Yuan Capital, Lightspeed Venture Capital, IFC Consortium

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