Hong Kong ICT Awards

The Hong Kong ICT Awards aims to recognise and promote outstanding ICT inventions and applications, thereby encouraging innovation and excellence among Hong Kong’s ICT talents and enterprises in their constant pursuit for creative and better solutions to meet business and social needs.

The Hong Kong ICT Awards was established in 2006 with the collaborative efforts of the industry, academia and the Government. Steered by the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer and organised by 8 Hong Kong ICT industry associations and professional bodies, the Awards aims at building a locally espoused and internationally acclaimed brand of ICT awards.

There are 8 categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017. There will be one Grand Award in each category, and an “Award of the Year” will be selected from the ten Grand Awards by the Grand Judging Panel.



There are 8 categories under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2016. There is one Grand Award in each category, and an “Award of the Year” will be selected from the 8 Grand Awards by the Grand Judging Panel.

GS1 Hong Kong is the leading organisation of the “Best Smart Hong Kong Award” under the Hong Kong ICT Awards 2016. 

The award was established with the following purposes:

  1. To fuel the technology innovation
    The awards encourage the development and adoption of advance ICT technologies and the innovative use of IoT technologies, the Big Data Analytics and Public Sector Information to uplift business operation efficiency, service qualities, overall industry competitiveness and to enhance the convenience for the community which contributes to the Smarter Hong Kong initiative.

  2. To create a platform of expertise exchange
    The award programmes serve as a sustainable platform to facilitate the community to have a dynamic and transparent exchange of creativity and expertise with renowned ICT professionals. The platform creates a pool of pioneering innovations with great potential commercial values.

The remarkable achievements of the awards winners are recognised by customers, organisations, the ICT industry practitioners and across the community. Winners are entitled:

  • to receive trophies (Gold / Silver / Bronze) or certificates for the Hong Kong ICT Awards;

  • to display the official logo of the Hong Kong ICT Awards in their promotional materials;

  • to participate in various promotional campaigns to publicise their achievements;

  • to be supported for entering into other international awards and competitions;

  • to an official offer of admission to the Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation’s Incu-App programme for awarded start-ups subject to the fulfillment of all the eligibility requirements of the Incu-App programme;

  • to one-year free subscription to Cyberport’s Collaboration Centre's services including the soft-landing, business support services, etc;

  • to participate in investment matching activities of the Hong Kong Business Angel Network (HKBAN); and

  • to free participation in some large-scale local ICT events (e.g. International ICT Expo) for marketing exposure.

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Further details and conditions are available on the web site: www.hkictawards.hk


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