13th 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’s leading competition for IoT and wearable tech start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs, is welcoming techpreneurs from around the world to make their innovations striking!
Join the 13th edition of the IoT/WT Innovation World Cup®, compete to take leads in 7 categories and for the following special prizes:

Take chances to win prizes worth more than 500,000 USD, including:
  • A cash prize of 10.000 Euro
  • Exclusive business connections with international leading tech corporates, potential investors and partners
  • Free use of production labs, testing facilities and technical supports
  • Free DEVELOPMENT KITS powered by STMicroelectronics, and Würth Elektronik 
  • Free marketing packages and extensive media publicity at a global level
  • Speaking opportunities at worldwide prominent tech events such as Hannover Messe, WT | Wearable Technologies Conferences, BIM World MUNICH, and many more
  • Placement on the Hall of Fame of the Innovation World Cup®
The digital era is already afoot, bringing a seismic shift in 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 and Würth Elektronik

The participation in the world-leading competition for IoT and wearable tech start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs is FREE OF CHARGE.
Submit your solution
Our forefront corporate partners STMicroelectronics, EBV Elektronik, Würth Elektronik, VOSS Automotive, AiQ Smart Clothing, VARTA Microbattery and we are excited to see who captures the potential to become the world’s next IoT/WT superstars!

Who is an IoT or Wearable Innovator of the Year?

The disruptive techpreneurs who are able to convince our judges that their solutions can shake the future! The evaluation phase will start as soon as the submission deadline approaches, i. e. on 09 December 2021 (23:59 PST). The submissions will be evaluated by an international jury board based on the degree of innovation, commercial potential, technological feasibility, marketing approach, time to market, solution´s sustainability and required investment.

The jurors will select the TOP IoT and wearable techpreneurs, who will be publicly announced and invited to present their solutions at the Pitch & Award Ceremonies. The pitch & award ceremonies will take place in different locations based on your industry. For example, the TOP IoT techpreneurs will present at Hanover Messe (Hanover); the TOP IoMT (healthcare) techpreneurs at MEDICA (Düsseldorf), the TOP smart city and smart construction game-changers at BIM World MUNICH (Munich), the TOP wearable techpreneurs at the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference, and further to be announced. 

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

This is just the beginning of our joint journey to your success. In fact, if your submission fits one or more other competitions organized by Navispace, the submission will be directly included, and the submitters will have higher chances to become finalists in these matching competitions.

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 Innovation World Cup® race will give you access to multiple global events, speaking opportunities and hands-on workshops with important industry players. Check out here what’s coming next!