Cast your vote for the public award of the Blue Innovation Awards

Eight candidates, four categories, five awards. Which innovative project, product or service will make the biggest impression on the general public and will win the Inspirational Blue Wave? Cast your vote and help pick the winner.
06 December 2022

On Thursday 15 December 2022, we will get to know the winners of the 2022 Blue Innovation Awards. From all entries, 8 initiatives within 4 categories have been selected. First, all candidates get the chance to briefly introduce themselves. Then the winner is announced for each category. 

Subsequently, a fifth award will be presented: the Inspirational Blue Wave Award. This award goes to the project that made the best impression on the general public. Voting for this public award is done exclusively online so that anyone can participate.

All awards will be physically handed over at the Port Authority Building in Antwerp. Would you like to attend the ceremony? Register for the 2022 Blue Innovation Party in Antwerp. A few seats are still available.

First want to take a closer look at the initiatives submitted? Here you can find an overview of the candidates for the 2022 Blue Innovation Awards.

Practical information

Voting is done via Slido. To take part, you need to scan the QR code with your mobile device or enter the Slido number on the Slido website.

You can only vote on Thursday 15 December between 4 pm and 6 pm. The right QR code and the right Slido number will appear on the day before the event.

After casting your vote, you also get the chance to provide feedback, tips or useful information to the 8 candidates for the awards.

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Background information

The Blue Innovation Awards are an annual initiative of Blue Cluster to give exposure to innovative projects, products and services in the blue economy. 

All entries are scored on the basis of five criteria: innovative character; link to economic activities in, on and by the sea; market potential; international ambitions and impact; and contribution to the delivery of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).