Nominations are now open for the inaugural Origin Innovation Awards. Organized by TechNode Global, the awards aim to celebrate the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in the APAC region.

The Origin Innovation Awards will recognize companies that have made breakthroughs in technology or have influenced the growth of the region’s tech community. 

Submit your nomination for the Origin Innovation Awards now. Entries are open until August 31, 2020.

We welcome startups in the following emerging industries to submit their applications:

  1. Artificial intelligence
  2. Fintech
  3. IoT
  4. Healthtech
  5. Logistics and LMF
  6. Ecommerce
  7. Food and Agritech
  8. Media and entertainment
  9. Supply chain and new retail
  10. Edutech
  11. Internet solutions (SaaS)

Who can submit nominations? 

The Origin Innovation Awards is open for both public- and self-nominations. We invite everyone to nominate outstanding startups that meet the following criteria: 

  • The nominee must be based or operate in the APAC region
  • The nominee should have a commercialized product
  • The nominee should be an early-stage startup—up to and including those that have received Series B funding


  • Nomination period: June 1 – Aug 31
  • Advisory committee review: Sept 1 – Oct 31
  • Origin Summit x Origin Innovation Awards: Dec 2020 – Jan 2021

For more information about the Origin Innovation Awards and the other awards categories, please visit TechNode Global

Origin Innovation Awards is supported by:

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