Includes all product management, product development, product engineering, manufacturing, etc. functions.
Information to be submitted online for entries in these categories include
a. An essay of up to 525 words describing the nominee's achievements since 1 January 2012 - or, in the case of a new product or service entry, the product or service itself: it's features, functions, benefits, and results to date.
b. A biography of up to 125 words of the nominee or the leader of the nominated department or team. For a new product or service entry, the biography should be of the leader of the team that developed the product or service.
c. Optional (but highly recommended), a collection of supporting files and web addresses that you may upload to our server to support your entry and provide more background information to the judges. For new product/service entries these uploads and links might include product demonstration videos, product reviews, images, etc.
Best New Product or Service of the Year (for products and services introduced to the marketplace since 1 January 2012. Nominees may be brand new or new versions.)
J01. Business-to-Business Products
J02. Business-to-Business Services
J03. Consumer Electronics
J04. Consumer Products
J05. Consumer Services
J06. Financial Services
J07. Hardware (Computer, Networking, Peripheral, Semiconductor or Other Electronic Component, Storage, Other)
J08. Health & Pharmaceuticals
J09. Industrial Products & Services
J10. Media & Entertainment
b. New Version
J15. Product Development/Management Department or Team of the Year
J16. Product Development/Management Executive of the Year