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Recognising China's Leading Companies in Technological Innovation

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China Technology Excellence Awards

The China Technology Excellence Awards is the most prestigious awards programme for technological innovations, recognising exceptional companies in China that are successfully riding the digital disruption wave and leading the technological revolution and digital journeys of their respective industries.

Watch our trailer for China Technology Excellence Awards

TESTIMONIALS

What do our winners have to say about winning the award?

It is a big encouragement to our team that, with all the things and service that we have provided to the financial indus...

Toto Ku Head of Greater China, Datasite

This is a great honor. It is also a proven record of the achievement by the ALDI 2.0 team, and also a great showcase of ...

Gang Wang Head of Software Development, Home Credit

Our team is inspired and equipped to tackle tomorrow’s pressing issues.

Yanping Wang General Manager for Public Affairs, Linkedin China

Watch videos from past winners

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: Datasite

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: Home Credit

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: LinkedIn

Why you should enter

SHARE YOUR STORY

Talk about your achievements in an interview that you can share with clients, peers, and colleagues to let them know that you are an award-winning company.

AMPLIFY

Reach potential clients as you let your innovations be known and honored in Asia.

EXPOSURE

Have the opportunity to be featured in the definitive magazine for Hong Kong and China's business leaders, the Hong Kong Business. With its monthly circulation of 15,000 copies and 17,960 monthly active users in its website, you are sure to reach elite level decision makers in Hong Kong and China. 

Meet the Judges

Wilson Chow

Wilson Chow

Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Industry Leader
PwC

Mark Lian

Mark Lian

Technology Sector Leader
Deloitte

Martin Ngai

Martin Ngai

Telecom, Media & Technology Tax Leader, Greater China
EY

Guidelines and Pricing

GUIDELINES

  • Nominations will be deliberated by a panel of technology industry experts from China’s 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 winner's package option to maximize the benefits of your win. Scroll down below to see pricing.

ELIGIBILITY

The awards programme is open to:
✔ Technology companies that has pioneered ground-breaking IT products and solutions
✔ Companies from across different industries 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.

CATEGORIES

One winning company will be honoured in each technology category and its corresponding industry.

TECHNOLOGY CATEGORIES

  • AI

  • API

  • Analytics

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 

CRITERIA FOR JUDGING

The entries will be reviewed by the judges based on the following:

  1. Uniqueness & Innovation - Does the project introduce new or cutting-edge innovation?

  2. 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?

  3. Dynamism - Is the strategy, project, service or product flexible to changes and progressive opportunities?

HOW TO ENTER?

  1. Go to the online nomination form and read the nomination guidelines.

  2. Fill in the required details about the company and contact person for the nomination.

  3. Select your category.

  4. Provide your project title, 500-word write-up, client feedback (if any), key achievements, and photos of the project that you are nominating.

  5. Wait for the nomination confirmation email and acknowledge it once received.

Note:
- Companies may submit up to three (3) entries.
- Each nomination form is valid for one category only. Fill out the form again if you will nominate another project or in another category.
- Photos are required while supporting documents are optional but will highly increase the chances of winning.
- Nomination is free of charge. If you win, you are obliged to proceed booking your chosen winner’s package option.
- The deadline for submission of entries is on 16 July 2021.

PRICING

Nomination is free. If your company wins, you are obliged to proceed booking one of the following winner’s package options:

Option 1: US$6,900

  • Digital award presentation and interview*

  • 1 full page ad or advertorial in the Hong Kong Business print magazine
  • Press release written by Hong Kong Business focusing your award to be published in the hongkongbusiness.hk website with more than 18,798 unique monthly visitors
  • Licensed use of the China Technology Excellence Awards 2021 logo on all your marketing materials
  • Courier of award trophy

Option 2: US$8,900

  • Digital award presentation and interview*

  • Double page spread (1 full page ad and 1 full page advertorial) in the Hong Kong Business print magazine

  • Press release written by Hong Kong Business focusing on your award to be published in the hongkongbusiness.hk website with more than 18,798 unique monthly visitors
  • Licensed use of the China Technology Excellence Awards 2021 logo on all your marketing materials

  • Courier of award trophy

Option 3: US$10,900

  • Digital award presentation and interview*

  • Double page spread (1 full page ad and 1 full page advertorial) in the Hong Kong Business print magazine

  • 2 full page ads in any issue of the Hong Kong Business print magazine

  • Press release written by Hong Kong Business focusing on your award to be published in the hongkongbusiness.hk website with more than 18,798 unique monthly visitors
  • Licensed use of the China Technology Excellence Awards 2021 logo on all your marketing materials

  • Courier of award trophy

All the options above include the full rights to the post-processed award presentation and interview video and press release write-up for your own use and/or distribution. The logo can be used for marketing/advertising collaterals and campaigns, email signature, website, etc. to further build company's prestige.


*Due to the pandemic, this year's awarding and interviews with winning companies will be held virtually through digital award presentations.

Award trophies will be couriered to the winning companies' addresses.

Watch samples of a digital presentation and interview here.

KEY DATES

Deadline for submission: 16 July 2021, Friday
Digital award presentations: August 2021

Past Winners

Datasite

  • Fintech - Financial Services

Home Credit

  • Digital - Financial Services

J.D.Power Enterprise Management (Shanghai) Co., Ltd

  • Digital - Consulting

LinkedIn China

  • Online Services - Internet/New Media

Mictronics Company Limited

  • Infrastructure Technology - Building Services & Facilities

Contact Us

For more details, contact:

Jane Patiag

+(65) 3158 1386 ext. 217

awards@charltonmediamail.com

Meet the Judges

*subject to change

Wilson Chow

Wilson Chow

Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Industry Leader
PwC

Mark Lian

Mark Lian

Technology Sector Leader
Deloitte

Martin Ngai

Martin Ngai

Telecom, Media & Technology Tax Leader, Greater China
EY

TESTIMONIALS

Check out what past winners have said upon receiving their award.

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: Datasite

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: Home Credit

China Technology Excellence Awards 2020 Winner: LinkedIn

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I nominate?

You can send an entry via the online nomination form where you have to fill in details about your company and the product that you wish to enter. You also have to submit a 500 word write up summarizing your product details and why it should win an award.

How many winners per category?

Only one (1) winning company will be awarded per category.

Can I send two or more entries for our company?

Yes, you may send multiple entries for a maximum of two categories. One online form is equivalent to one entry so if you are nominating multiple entries, please enter each separately.

What can I nominate?

You may nominate technology initiatives and solutions that helped your company remain steadfast amidst current uncertainties.

What is Hong Kong Business?

Hong Kong Business is the only English-language business dedicated to Hong Kong and China. Essential coverage includes the economy, investment, manufacturing, technology, travel and trade, plus special overseas features with in-depth reporting on bilateral economic ties with Hong Kong.

Will there be an awards dinner this year?

We do understand the current situation with COVID-19. Rest assured that our priority remains that of our guest and their safety. So our team will be doing an online awards presentation and video interview through video-conferencing.