• The Smart Cities 2019 Awards

    Celebrating exceptional achievement and innovation in the building, transport and utilities sectors

What are the Smart Cities 2019 Awards?

 

The Smart Cities Awards recognise the greatest achievements in the development, technological advancement and interconnection of cities around Australia.

Our aim with these awards is to gather some of the best ideas and talent when it comes to the development and enhancement of our cities, so that we can all learn and benefit from the exciting work already being undertaken across the sector.

Six awards will be handed out in total, in the following categories:

building

Smart City of the Year – Metropolitan

 

Awarded to the metropolitan city (over 100,000 residents) showcasing the best use and implementation of technologies and processes to enhance the overall operability and living experience within their city. View criteria

regional area with house. sun, and hill

Smart City of the Year – Regional

 

Awarded to the regional city (under 100,000 residents) showcasing the best use and implementation of technologies and processes to enhance the overall operability and living experience within their city. View criteria

technological innovation

Best integration of an individual technology

 

In recognition of the best new, stand-alone technology integrated within a metropolitan or regional city. View criteria

innovator rocket ship

Smart Innovator of the Year

 

Awarded to the individual making the biggest contribution to the technological development within their business or government organisation. View criteria

female innovator

Young Smart Innovator of the Year

 

Awarded to the young person (under 35) demonstrating outstanding performance and passion for achieving digital transformation within cities. View criteria

residential innovator

Best Residential Innovation

 

In recognition of the best technological innovation focused on improving residential outcomes within cities. View criteria

Submissions are now closed!

 

Click here to view the 2019 shortlist.

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Why apply?

 

The Smart Cities 2019 Awards are a chance for your organisation to stand out and showcase your expertise to the rest of the industry.

The awards will be presented at a gala cocktail party as part of Smart Cities 2019, which will be attended by senior leaders and experts from within the urban development and digital communities.

Winning a Smart Cities 2019 Award means you will be nationally recognised as a leader in the development of our future cities, helping you to:

  • Gain visibility and recognition in the broader utility industry
  • Showcase your skills and talents
  • Introduce your organisation to potential new clients
  • Develop your personal career prospects within the utility industry