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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.

Finalists

The winners in each category will be announced during the Final Gala on January 30th, 2020.
CEO of the Year

CEO of the Year

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

Zbigniew Jagiełło PKO Bank Polska
Carolina Garcia Gomez IKEA
Tomasz Suchański Żabka
Transformation Team

Transformation Team

For teams driving innovation & digital transformation or large organizations

Transformation Team: PZU Innovation Lab
BNP Paribas Bank Polska Transformation Team
PKO Bank Polski - Let’s Fintech team
Collaboration of the Year

Collaboration of the Year

For cooperation of companies leading to the implementation of technological innovations

InPost & Gamfi
PZU & Alior Bank & Bancovo
IKEA & K2 DV & Draw Light
Deal of the Year

Deal of the Year

For corporate joint ventures, early-stage investments or acquisitions

PKO Bank Polski & Masterlease
PGE Nowa Energia & 4Mobility
ING & Twisto
New Digital Venture

New Digital Venture

For groundbreaking new products, brands & companies launched by corporations

Automated Claims Resolution Platform by Aviva
Selfie bank account in PeoPay App by Bank Pekao SA
Chmura Krajowa by PKO Bank Polski

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.

AleksanderKutela
Aleksander
Kutela
Axel Springer
BogusławTobiasz
Bogusław
Tobiasz
Bayer
CezaryMączka
Cezary
Mączka
Budimex
GrzegorzRuszała
Grzegorz
Ruszała
CBRE
IwonaWencel
Iwona
Wencel
Wirtualna Polska
MarcinJaszczuk
Marcin
Jaszczuk
Alior Bank
MichaelEwert
Michael
Ewert
JLL
MichałKrygier
Michał
Krygier
Unilever
MiłoszTrawczyński
Miłosz
Trawczyński
SAS
SzymonWałach
Szymon
Wałach
PKO BP
WłodzimierzAlbin
Włodzimierz
Albin
Wolters Kluwer
BożenaLeśniewska
Bożena
Leśniewska
Orange
BartekPucek
Bartek
Pucek
IKEA
AdamUszpolewicz
Adam
Uszpolewicz
Aviva
AleksanderNaganowski
Aleksander
Naganowski
Mastercard
DanielCzarnecki
Daniel
Czarnecki
Ströer Polska
JacekMazurkiewicz
Jacek
Mazurkiewicz
Abbvie
MaciejHerman
Maciej
Herman
LOTTE Wedel
MarekTomczuk
Marek
Tomczuk
Bank Pekao S.A
MichałKramarz
Michał
Kramarz
Google for Startups, CEE
PrzemysławFurlepa
Przemysław
Furlepa
BNP Paribas

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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