Who can enter?
TechOvation is open to HTNG members and nonmembers. Products must be new to the marketplace from 2017 or coming in 2018!
What to expect in round 1
- Submit Application & $250 entry fee. Deadline January 10
- Send HTNG your 90-second video showcasing your product or service. Deadline January 10
- Share and collect "likes" on your video. January 22 - February 2
- Judges will review all videos and vote
- 10 videos become semi-finalists and advance to the next round! Announced February 5
- 7 videos selected by the judges
- 3 most "liked" videos by the public
Moving on to round 2
- Submit semi-finalist qualifying fee. Deadline February 21
- $2,500 HTNG Startup Members
- $3,500 HTNG Corporate & Platinum Members
- $5,000 Nonmembers
- Fees include one registration pass for the HT-NEXT Conference access starting Tuesday afternoon (March 13) through the end of the event on Wednesday (March 14)
- Present live at HT-NEXT in San Diego, CA Presentations March 14
- Semi-finalists each have four minutes onstage
- Judging panel selects top three finalists
- Audience votes for 2018 TechOvation Award Winner!
I'm the winner! Now what?
Prizes & Publicity
- Promote your product as the 2018 TechOvation Award Winner!
- HTNG’s global press release, issued March 14, will be all about your product!
- Bring home the TechOvation Trophy!
- Receive electronic logo art and photos of the awards ceremony for promotional use!
- Beyond 2018, your product will be featured on the HTNG TechOvation Previous Winners page!