Looking for the Next Big Idea
ACCEPTING ENTRIES FOR THE “ASIAN INNOVATION AWARDS 2012”
PRESENTED BY THE WALL STREET JOURNAL ASIA IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
Innovations that Break with Conventional Processes in Creative
Ways to Improve Quality of Life or Productivity
The Wall Street
Journal Asia is now accepting entries for the prestigious Asian
Innovation Awards 2012. The Asian Innovation Awards are
committed to finding the next big ideas in Asia, from entirely
new inventions to the advancement of a classic. Entries to The
Asian Innovation Awards may come from individuals, small
businesses, large corporations or academia in Asia Pacific.
for entries is extended to Friday, May 18, 2012, at 11:59pm Hong Kong time..
If you or your
company have developed any innovative ideas in the last 12
months, you won’t want to let this opportunity pass you by.
Getting recognition might be all that’s needed to elevate your
idea onto the world stage.
panel of judges selected by The Wall Street Journal Asia will
judge this year's entries. The leading criteria for judging are:
• Level of
creativity or degree of innovation;
• Quality of execution;
• Potential impact on quality of life or productivity.
will also be considered for The Credit Suisse Technopreneur
of the Year Award honoring the entry that best applies
technology with the greatest potential for commercial success.
This award recognizes the importance of having a strong business
model behind an innovation. That, in turn, ensures a new
application makes it to the market where it can benefit a much
finalists will be selected from the entries and each finalist
will be profiled in The Wall Street Journal Asia
as well as online at
asia.WSJ.com. The winners for both awards will be
announced in The Wall Street Journal Asia.
now and share your bright idea with the rest of Asia!