Innovation Leaders Award 2018 — nominations to close soon Innovation Leaders 2018 today announced that it will be closing the nominations for the selection of Innovation Leaders Award 2018 shortly.

The leading B2B website offering news and analysis targeting global telecom professionals said it has already received overwhelming response from several technology companies worldwide.

“We are happy to extend the deadline to meet the demands of some of the leading tech companies, who have approached us seeking more time to submit their nominations,” said Baburajan K, editor of and co-founder of Kizhakedath Media Services Pvt. Ltd.

This is the first Innovation Leaders Award 2018. Last year, the digital media company announced awards recognizing the contribution of several companies in the telecom industry.

The latest award initiative will evaluate innovative technology companies, their research and development efforts, product development and impact on customers – telecom operators, telecom equipment companies, phone makers, consumers including mobile and enterprise customers. Innovation Leaders Award 2018 is an annual award for the contribution towards innovation in the telecom industry.

Award Process

There will be two types of awards — Innovation Leaders award and Innovation Disruptors award. Innovation Leaders award will be for more recognized companies in the telecom market. Innovation Disruptors award will be for new companies in this space.

Jury members along with editors will select up to 50 technology firms which are marking their presence in the global telecom market with their innovative products or services or solutions.

Innovations developed or deployed targeting India and or global markets should not be more than two-year old.

Innovation can be in any area including technology, sales, marketing, HR, operations, IT, and other key business processes.

Companies from telecom operators, mobile marketing, OTT players, broadcasting, 2G, 3G, 4G, Internet operators, broadband equipment makers, telecom networks, mobile phones, mobility companies, chipset, test and measurement, wireless infrastructure, mobile towers, IT companies, call centers, analytics, mobile content, etc. can participate.

The main criteria: your innovation should have made a big contribution to the telecom industry.

Send the entries highlighting key achievements immediately to

The input should contain the following information:

# Nature of innovation
# Details about product or service or solution
# Measurable impact
# Clients’ name (optional)
# Scope for scale
# Result of pilot projects
# People behind the innovation
# Customer testimonials, if available
# Official spokesperson’s quotes
# Supporting images / videos, if any

Activities for Innovation Leaders Award 2018

# Press release announcing Innovation Leaders Award 2018
# will publish Innovation Leaders list in its website
# Innovation Leaders 2018 banner in TelecomLead website – all pages
# Articles with supporting videos/images and official quote
# Backlink to the company website page where the Innovation is featured
# E-mailers to over 80K contacts featuring Innovation Leaders Award 2018


The registration fee is $500 per entry for all companies to enter the program. If you are not selected for the Innovation Leaders Award, we will refund the registration fee.

Please write to us on details for making the payment.

The digital media company is planning to finalize the Innovation Leaders Award 2018 in July-August 2018.