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About

The Heart Corporate Innovation Awards 2019 is the third edition of a competition for corporates that innovate, build new ventures and collaborate with the startup ecosystem. The mission of the competition is to promote companies that are open for innovation, build partnerships and successfully implement new technologies.

Categories

Soon we will reveal the list of finalists.
CEO of the Year

CEO of the Year

For corporate executives whose decisions demonstrate vision, courage and innovation leadership

Transformation Team

Transformation Team

For teams driving innovation & digital transformation or large organizations

Collaboration of the Year

Collaboration of the Year

For cooperation of companies leading to the implementation of technological innovations

Deal of the Year

Deal of the Year

For corporate joint ventures, early-stage investments or acquisitions

New Digital Venture

New Digital Venture

For groundbreaking new products, brands & companies launched by corporations

Timeline

15.11-02.12.2019
Open
registration
16.12.2019
Shortlist
of finalists
selected by the Jury
07-20.01.2020
The Corporate
Community
voting
30.01.2020
Final
Gala

Jury

The Jury includes corporate experts from various industries, representatives of corporations, academia and investors. By diversifying the Jury we would like to provide the highest substantive value and broad view of the key corporate players open for innovation.

Apart from submitted applications, the representatives of the Jury and The Heart can nominate additional companies. The Jury will select 3 finalists from each category.

Bartosz Ciołkowski
Bartosz Ciołkowski
Mastercard
Eliza Kruczkowska
Eliza Kruczkowska
Polish Development Fund
Mark Loughran
Mark Loughran
Microsoft
Jowita Michalska
Jowita Michalska
Digital University
Bartosz Niedźwiedzki
Bartosz Niedźwiedzki
EY
Maciej Noga
Maciej Noga
Pracuj Ventures
Krzysztof Obłój
Krzysztof Obłój
Kozminski University & University of Warsaw
Piotr Piętka
Piotr Piętka
Publicis Groupe Poland
Piotr Płoszajski
Piotr Płoszajski
Warsaw School of Economics
Sławomir Szepietowski
Sławomir Szepietowski
Bird & Bird
Tomasz Rudolf
Tomasz Rudolf
The Heart

Corporate Community

Of the 3 finalists in each category, the winner will be selected by representatives of the Corporate Community, which is comprised of dozens of active and vibrant corporations.

Based on their own experience, they will be able to select the best representatives for the competition categories.

Aleksander Kutela
Aleksander Kutela
Axel Springer
Bogusław Tobiasz
Bogusław Tobiasz
Bayer
Cezary Mączka
Cezary Mączka
Budimex
Grzegorz Ruszała
Grzegorz Ruszała
CBRE
Iwona Wencel
Iwona Wencel
Wirtualna Polska
Marcin Jaszczuk
Marcin Jaszczuk
Alior Bank
Michael Ewert
Michael Ewert
JLL
Michał Krygier
Michał Krygier
Unilever
Miłosz Trawczyński
Miłosz Trawczyński
SAS
Szymon Wałach
Szymon Wałach
PKO BP
Włodzimierz Albin
Włodzimierz Albin
Wolters Kluwer

The Heart is a corporate center for digital ventures. The hub connects fast growing tech companies, investors and leading multinational corporations and builds new ventures on demand.

Find out more at theheart.tech

Strategic Partner

Last Year's Winners

CEO

Przemysław Gdański

BNP Paribas

Transformation Team

NOW! - digital transformation team

PKO Bank Polski

Deal of the Year

Empik x Going

Collaboration of the Year

PKO Bank Polski x Coinfirm

New Digital Venture

Bancovo.pl

Alior Bank

Special Award for Courage to Change

Tauron

Contact

In case of any questions regarding the competition, please contact us
Aleksandra Sobera

Aleksandra Sobera

PR & Communication Manager

The Heart

a.sobera@theheart.tech
Sara Sapieha

Sara Sapieha

Marketing & PR Manager

The Heart

sara.sapieha@theheart.tech