Recognising outstanding global talent, businesses and achievements
CogX Awards 2021​

Overview

It’s been another year of extraordinary transformation and acceleration for technology. As the vaccine rollout gains momentum, the world is beginning to contemplate life post-Covid-19. And once again, we’re exploring and celebrating those innovators, visionaries and changemakers who are helping us get the next ten years right. With the fifth edition of the CogX Awards, we’re seeking to identify those who have made a significant breakthrough or contribution to helping the world address the SDGs. Please submit your nominations before April 30th. Winners will be selected by a team of expert judges that includes some of tech and global innovation’s most prominent change leaders. Results will be announced at CogX Festival between June 14th-16th 2021

Award Categories >

Recognising Leadership

Best Innovation

Best AI Product

Global Goals

Outstanding Achievements & Research Contributions

Best Climate Innovation

Recognising
Leadership

  • CogX Global Leadership Award
  • Enterprise CXO Leader of the Year Award
  • Gender Equality Leader
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Outstanding Diversity Leader in AI
  • Outstanding Investor in AI
  • Outstanding Leader in Accessibility
  • Rising Star in Tech
  • Voice of Gen Z
  • Grand Jury Prize
  • CognitionX Outstanding Knowledge Expert
  • Sustainable Cities and Communities Leadership Award

Best
Innovation

  • Deep Learning
  • Open Source Technology
  • General Intelligence
  • Computer Vision
  • IoT and Sensors
  • NLP
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Simulation
  • Autonomous Mobility
  • Diagnostics
  • Pharma
  • Genetics / Personalised Medicine
  • Sustainable FoodTech
  • Geospatial Applications
  • Space
  • Data Protection and Privacy
  • Creative Arts
  • Quantum Computing
  • Explainable AI
  • Algorithmic Bias Mitigation
  • VR/AR
  • Consumer Chatbot
  • Best COVID-19 Innovation

Best
AI Product

  • Health
  • Gaming
  • Marketing and Adtech
  • Legal
  • Entertainment
  • Education
  • Fashion
  • HR
  • Retail
  • FS / Fintech Telecom
  • Next Generation Infrastructure
  • Transportation and Logistics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Government
  • Insurance
  • Deep Learning
  • Open Source Technology
  • Artificial General Intelligence
  • Computer Vision
  • IoT and Sensors
  • NLP
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Simulation
  • Autonomous Mobility
  • Diagnostics
  • Pharma
  • Genetics / Personalised Medicine
  • Sustainable FoodTech
  • Geospatial Applications
  • Space
  • Data Protection and Privacy
  • Creative Arts
  • Quantum Computing
  • Explainable AI
  • Algorithmic Bias Mitigation
  • VR/AR
  • Consumer Chatbot

Global
Goals

  • Global Goals Impact Award: Startup
  • Global Goals Impact Award: Individual
  • Global Goals Impact Award: Enterprise
  • Peace and Justice Strong Institutions Award
  • Good Health and Well-Being Award

Outstanding Achievements & Research Contributions

  • AI Ethics
  • AI Accelerator/Incubator
  • Enterprise Adoption of AI
  • Social Good
  • PhD Thesis (individual)
  • Journalism (individual)
  • Best Course In AI
  • Tech Regulation

Best Climate Innovation

In partnership with DeepTech Labs, a global accelerator and VC fund connecting leading researchers, technologists and entrepreneurs to build world-changing DeepTech companies.

  • Carbon Emissions & Clean Energy
  • Tech for Nature
  • Climate Justice