12th IoT/WT Innovation World Cup®

INNOVATORS! Is your Internet of Things (IoT) and Wearable Technology (WT) solution transforming the tech market? The IOT/WT Innovation World Cup®, the world-leading competition for IoT and wearable tech start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs, is welcoming techpreneurs from around the world to make their innovations visible!
Take part in the competition, join the leading innovation ecosystem and grasp the chance to win prizes worth more than 500,000 USD, including a cash prize of 10,000 Euros, valuable business connections, speaking opportunities at international leading tech events like WT | Wearable Technologies Conferences, MEDICA, BIM World, Mobile World Congress and more!

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You also have the opportunity to compete in the special prizes of the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup®:

Win the opportunity to work side-by-side with all these leading tech players, using their production labs and testing facilities, getting significant advice that will boost your business development further and many more benefits.

The digital era is already afoot, bringing a seismic shift on the industrial environment and everyday lives.
Are you one of the front runners having the potential to disrupt the existing paths in the following categories?

If you are looking to push your innovation even further, submit your solution and order free development kits offered by our partners STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Microtronics, Würth Elektronik and Gemalto.

The participation in the world-leading competition for IoT and wearable tech start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs is free of charge. Join now until September 16th, 2020 and compete to become the next IoT heroes!

Apply for the IOT/WT Innovation World CupWho is an IoT or Wearable Innovator of the Year?

The creative techpreneurs who are able to convince our judges that their solution has what it takes to shake the future!

The evaluation phase will start as soon as the submission deadline closes, i. e. on September 16th 2020 (23:59 PST). The submissions will be evaluated by the international jury board based on the degree of innovation, business potential and go-to-market approach. The jurors will select the top IoT and wearable tech finalists, who will be publicly announced and invited to present their solution at the Pitch & Award Ceremonies. Stay tuned for further details about the Pitch and Award Ceremonies! Good Luck!

The pitch & award ceremonies will take place in different locations based on your industry. The best solutions in the logistics area will be celebrated at StartupCon 2019 (Cologne), the top healthcare finalists at MEDICA 2020 (Dusseldorf), the smart city and smart construction game changers at BIM World 200 (Munich), the wearable solutions at the 38 WT | Wearable Technologies Europe Conference 2020 (to be announced), the IoT innovators at Mobile World Congress 2021 (Barcelona). Who will go home with the trophy?

Check out the previous winners on our Hall of Fame! Insights on past Innovation World Cups® can be reviewed here.

The best part is that this is just the beginning of our joint journey to your success. In fact, should your submission fit one or more other competitions organized by Navispace, the submission will be included in the evaluation process of the other competition(s) and the submitters will have the chance to become also finalist in this other competition(s).

To learn more about the IOT/WT Innovation World Cup®, have a look at the most frequently asked questions and answers. Hopping on to the IOT/WT IWC race gives you access to multiple global events, speaking opportunities and hands-on workshops with important industry players. Check out here what’s coming next!