Project Award* category submissions will be judged according to:
*Project Award categories include: Sports Analytics & Data, Sports Performance & Coaching Technology, Sports Management Technology, Wearables & Smart Devices, Social & Fan Engagement, Sports Broadcasting and Media Technology, eSports, Stadium & Venue Technology
The Fast Growth Award and Emerging Sports Technologies Award will be judged according to:
The Lifetime Leadership Award will be judged according to:
Judging the Global Sports Technology Awards will take place in two stages.
Stage one – Shortlisting
All completed nomination forms will be reviewed by a judging panel for each country to determine the top three nominations in each award category.
Stage two – Judging
Shortlisted nominations will be reviewed by a judging panel including a range of experts across the sports technology industry.
Each judge will score the shortlisted nominations separately and the judges will then come together to identify the winner in each award category.
All three finalists for each category will be invited to attend the Awards Ceremony.
The judges reserve the right to reject any nomination that is likely to negatively impact the reputation of the country sports technology ecosystem or on any organisation or individual, or any nomination in which a nominee is subject to disciplinary procedures.
The judges reserve the right to reassign any nomination to a category they judge to be more appropriate than that in which the entry has been submitted
The judges’ decision is final and no communication will be entered into regarding any award decisions.