About this Category

Behind every technological advancement and zeitgeist shift in the sector there are organisations who have relentlessly dedicated their time, resources and energy to change our understanding of how truly transformational 5G will be for industry and society.

With this award, we recognise an industry-wide pioneer in 5G technology, R&D, trailing and demonstration and/or standards development. The winning submission needs to truly excite the judges with their successes in innovating and ability to showcase implementation and application of 5G technology.

This award is open to all organisations that provide mobile products, devices, services, solutions, and applications geared towards the burgeoning 5G market.

2019 Winner

Nokia for Nokia 5G Future X – Unleashing the Potential of 5G


On the entry form, in addition to submitting contact and company information, you will be asked to answer the following questions:

Non-marked Questions

  1. What is the name of your entry? Please note the name given here will be used in all awards materials and publicity
  2. Is this a joint entry? If so, who are the partnering organisations?
  3. Please confirm this product or service was in live trial or similar in 2019 – (Y/N)
  4. Please confirm that any products or services involved are standards based (Y/N)

Marked questions

  1. Tell us what is unique about your vision of 5G and approach to 5G development
  2. How have you contributed to 5G technology research and development and/or standards development?
  3. Please describe how you have/or plan to incorporate 5G technology for social good?
  4. In what measurable ways has your technology impacted the end-user group so far?
  5. How do you plan to continue contributing to the development of 5G technology?
  6. What else makes you a 5G leader? Please provide any additional information you’d like to tell us to support your entry.

Please answer the above in approximately 250 words per question.

You can also submit a URL link to supporting material.

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