KUALA LUMPUR, April 28 (Bernama) — Juniper Research has announced the opening of the Future Digital Awards for Smart Cities & IoT Innovation 2022.
Since 2008, the Future Digital Awards have been awarded to tech companies at the forefront of their respective fields: companies that deliver imaginative and innovative products or services that have the potential to disrupt their ecosystems and provide significant benefits to their target audience.
According to a statement, these awards aim to reward the most innovative vendors and solutions in the rapidly evolving smart cities & IoT markets, in the context of an unprecedented focus on sustainability gains through technological advancement.
This year’s Smart Cities & IoT Innovation Future Digital Awards cover the following categories.
IoT Innovation: Best IoT Security Platform (Platinum & Gold); Most Innovative Edge Computing Solution; Best IoT Device Management Platform (Platinum & Gold); Smart Agriculture Solution Innovation (Platinum & Gold); eSIM Innovation of the Year (Platinum); and, Private Cellular Network Innovation (Platinum & Gold).
Meanwhile, Sustainability & Smart City Innovation: among others are Best Smart Traffic Management Solution (Platinum & Gold); Best Smart Parking Solution (Platinum & Gold); Innovation in Smart Urban Lighting (Platinum & Gold); Urban Smart Grid Innovation (Platinum & Gold); and, Best MaaS Platform (Platinum & Gold).
While the rest of the awards focus on products and solutions, the Judges’ Choice awards focus on the people and organisations at the forefront of driving true innovation in global smart city deployment.
Judges’ Choice comprising Juniper Research Award for Urban Technology Leadership; Juniper Research – Pathway to Net Zero Award; and, IoT Mover & Shaker Award.
Entries close on May 27, 2022, before being assessed by Juniper Research’s expert panel of analysts. The awards will be announced on June 28, 2022.