Innovation World Cup

Advance and spread your innovation in the 10th IOT/WT Innovation World Cup®!

The look out for innovative Internet of Things (IoT) and Wearable Technologies (WT) solutions has begun together with our partner Innovation World Cup® Series! The IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® is now welcoming techpreneurs around the world to make their innovations visible!

As the Internet of Things is changing the way technologies integrate in business operations, an industrial revolution is waiting just around the corner! This revolution has a huge impact on the Industrial | Agriculture | Transport | Healthcare | Retail | Home | City | Lifestyle | fields which is why the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® looks for front runners who have the potential to disrupt the existing paths and lead us to the new IoT era in these categories. 

The contestants will become part of the leading innovation ecosystem and have the chance to win prizes worth more than 500,000 USD, including a cash prize of 10,000 Euros, valuable business connections that help them to boost their solution’s development and go-to-market approach. Each participant has the opportunity to thrive their innovation further with free development kits offered by our partners STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Gemalto and many more, and compete in the special prizes: EBV IoT Hero powered by EBV Elektronik, LoRaWAN™ Challenge powered by LoRa Alliance™, Security Award powered by Gemalto and Smart Clothing Challenge powered by AIQ Smart Clothing.  

Will you be the next IoT or Wearable Innovator of the Year?

Further information and registration at innovationworldcup.com/iot-wt

 


IOT / WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 wearable winners are announced!

The registration of this extraordinary edition of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 closed on 18 November 2017 with more contestants than ever! Our judging panel members were extremely impressed by the quality of the submitted solutions and had a difficult task to select the top wearables and IoT finalists.

The top wearable innovators pitched on stage at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2018 EUROPE on January 30th 2018 in Munich. Check here which companies won the Lifestyle, Sports & Fitness, Healthcare and Industrial categories and got special prizes from our partners AiQ Smart Clothing, EBV Elektronik and Geeny powered by Telefónica NEXT. Complete list of the finalists who pitched on stage is available here.

The up-coming Pitch and Award Ceremony for top IoT solutions will take place at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona on February 27th 2018. 32 finalists chosen by our jury will pitch their solutions in six different categories: City, Healthcare, Home & Lifestyle, Industrial, Retail and Transportation. In addition, our partners Gemalto and LoRa Alliance™ will award their special prize winners. Check out the overall list of finalists here.

IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 – Award Movie

IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 – Innovators of the Year

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The finalists of the IOT / WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 have been announced!

The registration of this extraordinary edition of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® 2017/18 closed on 18 November 2018 with more contestants than ever!

Our judging panel members were extremely impressed by the quality of your solutions and had the difficult tasks to select the top wearables and IoT finalists.

All the finalists have been announced!!!

The complete list of wearable finalists and finalists for the Smart Clothing, the EBV IOT HERO and Connected Living Challenge special prizes is available here!

The complete list of IoT finalists and finalists for the LoRaWAN Challenge and Security Award can be found here!

The finalists will be invited to join the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® Pitch and Award Ceremony to rock the stage with their project.

The IOT/WT Innovation World Cup® Pitch and Award Ceremonies will be held at Europe’s major Expos focused on Wearable Technologies and IoT.

The Pitch and Award Ceremony for wearable solutions will take place on January 30th  2018 at the WT| Wearable Technologies Conference 2018 Europe in Munich.

The Pitch and Award Ceremony for IoT solutions will take place at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona between February 26th and March 1st 2018 .

 


REVIEW: The most innovative wearable companies of the WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2016/17 have been officially awarded!

The world champions in wearables were announced at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference EUROPE 2017 on February 7th in Munich. 29 out of 400 registered contestants were nominated to win the innovator award in 6 different categories. The decision was made by an international expert jury. Read the official press release here.

The WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2017, with its sponsors STMicroelectronics, AiQ, VARTA Microbattery and Cicor, is the worldwide leading innovation competition in the area of wearable technologies. The competition, with prizes worth over $300,000 is designed to inspire and stimulate excellent next generation solutions with the potential of becoming real marketable products. In this year’s edition 2016/17, submissions have been made in the categories “Sports & Fitness”, “Healthcare & Wellness”, “Safety & Security”, “Gaming & Lifestyle”, and the special prize categories “Smart Clothing” & “Smart Jewelry”.

Get to know the 2017 category winners and their innovations in the Hall of fame. See you next year for the WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2017/18!

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WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2016/17 – Award Movie

WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2016/17 – Award Ceremony Image


 

Winner-WT-BannerThe most innovative wearable companies of the WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2015/16 have been officially awarded!

The world champions in wearables were announced at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference EUROPE 2016 on January 26th in Munich. 28 out of 450 registered contestants were nominated to become a category winner or even the Innovator of the Year. The decision – which was definitely not easy with respect to the high quality of submitted solutions – was made by an international expert jury.

The WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup, with its sponsors STMicroelectronics, MediaTek Labs, AiQ, VARTA Microbattery and Cicor, is the worldwide leading innovation competition in the area of wearable technologies. The competition, with prizes worth over $200,000 is designed to inspire and stimulate excellent next generation solutions with the potential of becoming real marketable products. In this year’s edition 2015/16, submissions have been made in the categories “Sports & Fitness”, “Healthcare & Wellness”, “Safety & Security”, “Gaming & Lifestyle”, and the special prize categories “Smart Clothing” & “Smart Jewelry”.

Please find the official press release with all category and special prize winners and the Innovator of the Year here.

Stay tuned about the upcoming WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2016/17!

 


 

Review of WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2015/16

With more than 450 registered contestants from 60 countries the WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup was a great success. Almost all finalists presented their innovative products live on stage at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference Europe, on January 26th in Munich. It was truly an innovation wild fire! Afterwards the official ceremony started with a fulminant award movie. The trophies were handed over by the representatives of the WT Innovation World Cup sponsors: Andrea Onetti (STMicroelectronics), Abbas Sumar (MediaTek Labs), Philipp Miehlich (VARTA Microbattery), Steve Huang (AiQ), and Beat Marbacher (Cicor).

Learn more about the “WT Innovator of the Year 15/16”, the category winners and the special prize winners at the Hall of Fame.

 

WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2015/16 – Award Ceremony Images 

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WT | Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2015/16 – Award Movie

 

 


 

Review of WT Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup 2014/15

For the WT Innovation World Cup 2014/15 all submitted solutions were judged and reviewed by an international team of experts. The finalists were awarded at the official award ceremony at the WT Wearable Technologies Conference Europe, on February 2nd, 2015 in Munich.

Learn more about the “WT Innovator of the Year 14/15”, the category winners and the special prize winner at the Hall of Fame.

WT Innovation World Cup 2014/15 – Award Movie

About the WT Innovation World Cup

The WT Innovation World Cup is the worldwide leading innovation competition in the area of wearable technologies, in which thousands of contestants took part since it was first launched in 2009. It is designed to inspire and stimulate next generation solutions with the potential to become real marketable products in the categories of Sports & Fitness, Healthcare & Wellness, Safety & Security, Gaming & Lifestyle and special prizes “Smart Clothing” and “Smart Jewelry” .

Meet your future business partners

Wearable Technologies, the leading innovation platform, as well as regional and media partners are going to promote the competition around the globe. Decisive for the great success and the dominant position are the continually expanding growth and the enthusiastic feedback regarding conferences, promotion events, and co-operations with leading tradeshows. Most of the awarded innovative solutions of the last years have become “real stars” and today they are internationally well-established.

Participants of the Innovation World Cup not only get the chance to win exciting prizes, they also benefit from a worldwide network of potential customers. Venture Capitalists and clients can get in touch with important market players at a very early stage of development. Additionally the worldwide marketing and press activities optimize the market attention of your solutions.

For more information visit www.innovationworldcup.com/wt.