For the first time, Asian Utility Innovators Awards will take place on 31 May 2016 (7.30PM-9.30PM) during the 17th annual Asian Utility Week at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, Bangkok, Thailand. These awards bring together 250 of Asia's most renowned industry professionals, including 100 VIPs.

Selecting the right strategy, adopting technology innovations and practicing effective vendor management are all essential requirements for utilities to achieve success in customer engagement, energy efficiency and operational excellence. Large scale infrastructure projects are a challenge for any organisation. Expertise in this area should be celebrated and the success roadmaps replicated. We have been encouraged by you to set up an Asian Utility Innovators Awards to celebrate success across the utility sectors featured in our event. The nominees will be voted by you and the winners will be selected by our Innovation Judges

The top 5 categories are as follows:

  1. Best Smart Energy-Smart City Startup – as voted on during the day of the event
  2. Best customer value AMI Infrastructure Rollout
  3. Best Digital Transformation Project
  4. Best Customer Engagement Project
  5. Best Demand Side Management Project