CogX Global Leadership Award
This award recognises the individual who has driven tremendous positive impact at a global scale through the adoption, creation or regulation of tech.
As the central theme of the CogX festival is “How do we get the next 10 years right?” this award goes to the the individual contributing the most to ensuring we are getting the next 10 years right.
Enterprise CXO Leader of the Year Award
Enterprise leaders carry a great responsibility to shape a company’s social values, ethical consciousness and profitability for the sake of both its customers and employees.
With this award, we want to recognise the outstanding leadership of CEOs/CTOs/CDOs/CIOs/ CHROs in driving development across various fields of finance, technology, business development, human resources and information technology.
Gender Equality Leader
Great strides have been made to address gender diversity in tech and business. In this category, we highlight one company that embraces female empowerment in all domains of life, acting as an example to the tech industry and paving the way towards full equality.
The real-life applicability of AI requires the inclusion of the female perspective, which has been under-represented for far too long. With this award, we hope to inspire other thought and tech leaders of today to champion gender equality.
Lifetime Achievement Award
To develop technology that truly works for everyone, we must confront the continuing racial bias in our human societies. This award recognises tremendous help towards overcoming biases and making fairer decisions thereby building a more inclusive environment.
Outstanding Diversity Leader in AI
This award celebrates the contributions of a key player in the tech field, who has shown sustained commitment to responsible and cutting edge innovation, as well as mentorship and leadership within the community. They have distinguished themselves through their outstanding research calibre and a lifetime of scientific excellence, making magnificent contributions to the world of AI.
Great innovators need great supporters. This award recognises an outstanding investor in AI who has been a leader in identifying and investing in disruptive technology.
Outstanding Leader in Accessibility
In working towards a more inclusive society, rapid advances in AI must address the need for accessibility. Designing tech that empowers disabled people and opens new opportunities for life in a complex digital world is essential to the vision of inclusivity. This award honours a company that works to make accessibility not the exception but the standard for future AI products.
Rising Star in Tech
To the starter company that has the potential to disrupt any billion dollar industry by coming up with groundbreaking technologies and reaching out to customers effectively.
Voice of Gen Z
As GenZ grows up with technology integrated into every aspect of their daily life it is key that they take part in the developments and conversations around the implications of breakthrough technology. This award recognises a GenZ-er who is a powerful voice within the tech community and is ensuring that technology is built and deployed with GenZ in mind.
CogX Outstanding Knowledge Expert
In times like these, we look to experts for guidance. Be it in business, government or medicine, these are the people that lay the foundations of society’s trust in our institutions. With this award, we highlight an individual who has contributed the most to CognitionX’s Knowledge Platform with outstanding knowledge in their subject area and the number of questions answered.
Sustainable Cities and Communities Leadership Award
Never before has the need for sustainable innovation been greater. We are faced with a situation that is threatening not merely our health, prosperity and ecological diversity, but our very survival as a species. What we need now is responsible and immediate leadership that will help galvanize the power of modern-day technology to solve this existential problem.
Recognising Leadership Awards
Recognising inspiring leaders for their exemplary guidance, vision and the positive impact on individuals, organisations and their communities.
Recognising the best in cutting edge innovation and the groundbreaking transformation leading us into the future and how we approach an artificially intelligent world.
Recognising products and people who bring AI to life and by shaping our future will revolutionise our approach to real world problems.
Best AI Product
Recognising an incredible commitment to democratising the adoption, creation or regulation of tech at a global scale.
Recognising those who have contributed their services with a passion and commitment to knowledge, society, culture, or innovation.
Outstanding Achievements & Research Contributions
Recognising industry pioneers developing clean and sustainable technologies that provide immediate and practical solutions to climate change.
Best Climate Change Innovation
Our Startup Awards celebrate the best and most innovate Startups and founders making an impact in the world today. (Only open to Startup Programme members)