UK tech awards


Nominations have now closed.

The awards will be presented at this year's UK tech awards on Wednesday 9 November 2016 at the Park Plaza, Westminster, London SE1. 

Nominations FAQs 

Is there a fee to enter the awards?

There are no costs to enter the UK tech awards.

What does the nomination process involve?

Nominations for the 2016 Awards are now closed. For future reference, you can make one or several nominations by following the online instructions. There is the opportunity to provide a brief reason with each nomination (60 words max). 

Once your nomination(s) have been submitted, the nominator should receive an email confirmation and the nominee(s) should also then receive an email outlining the next steps. If you do not receive email confirmations within 24 hours of submitting your nomination form, please contact

Submission form 

For four of the categories – tech innovation of the year, tech achievement of the year, tech growth business of the year and tech company of the year – nominees will be sent an email containing a submission form. Please fill out the form and return, as directed therein by Friday 19 August 2016. If you require any assistance with the submission, please email Emma Hamblett at

Details supplied in your submission, along with other publicly available information such as your company accounts, will be assessed as part of the judging process. The Voting Panel will meet on Wednesday 28 September 2016 and the final shortlist will be announced on this website on Friday 30 September 2016. 

Is it possible to see a sample of the submission form? Or an example of the questions?

What do I do if I do not wish to pursue my nomination?

You can decline your nomination by emailing the UK tech awards team at

Who should I contact if I have not received an email containing a submission form for the four relevant categories?

If the nominee has not received an email with a submission form attached, please contact

If I require further information on the nominations process, who should I contact?

If you have any queries regarding the nominations process, or the submission forms, please contact the UK tech awards team, alternatively call Emma Hamblett on 020 7212 3609.

When are the winners due to be announced?

The awards will be presented at a gala dinner on Wednesday 9 November 2016
at The Park Plaza Hotel, Westminster Bridge, London, SE1 7UT.

Who can I contact with regards to the UK tech awards dinner?

For further information on sponsorship, purchasing a table at the event or any other queries regarding the dinner, please contact either Jo Thomas or Sian Minoli on 01277 350557. 


uk: Companies should either be headquartered in the UK or Ireland, or have substantial management, control and ownership based in the UK or Ireland and/or be listed in London.

tech: An eligible company for the UK tech awards will be one whose business growth and success is dependent on, or attributed to, the development of its technology. Eligible companies will have developed their IP and will be able to demonstrate significant innovation in the technology or its application. For the purposes of these awards, eligible companies could be involved in communications, electronic and digital technologies, biotech, medtech and/or cleantech.

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