13th Annual Utah Innovation Awards Nomination Period Opens

The nomination period for the 13th Annual Utah Innovation Awards opened on Tuesday January 6, 2015. The 13th annual Utah Innovation Awards, presented by Stoel Rives LLP and the Utah Technology Council, will recognize significant innovations and the Utah companies that created them. The program is designed to draw attention to the high level of innovation taking place throughout the state. Nominations will be accepted between January 6, 2015 and February 12, 2015.

Innovations from ALL industries, and in all areas of technology and business are eligible for consideration if they meet the eligibility requirements (See Qualifying Innovations below). When submitting a nomination, nominators are invited to create a classification that best fits their nomination, or select from past year’s classifications on the nomination form.

A final determination of the classification area/category names will be decided by program organizers based on the pool of nominations. Past categories have included

  • Clean Technology and Energy
  • Computer Hardware | Electrical Device
  • Consumer Software (Including Social Media and Mobile Apps)
  • Enterprise Software, Cloud and Big Data
  • Life Science | BioTech
  • Life Science | Medical Device
  • Mechanical | Chemical | Manufacturing
  • Outdoor | Consumer Products


Nominations must be submitted online at www.stoel.com/innovation/utah before midnight on February 12, 2015

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