Nominations may be made at voicesummit.ai/voice-first-awards. Nominations must include the project title and description, owner/developer name and contact information. Organizations and developers may self-nominate. The nomination period is from February 25, 2019 - April 30, 2019.
Nominations may be submitted by an individual or a company. Each application will require written answers that will be given to the judging team to determine finalists and winners. Applicants should also attach or link to supporting materials. One application per category.
Any technology, project and/or App is welcome to enter as long as the launch or measurable results happened prior to April 30, 2019.
Go to voicesummit.ai/voice-first-awards to read about the award categories, criteria and find the nomination submission form. Nominations will be accepted from February 25 - April 30, 2019.
Winners will receive a 2019 VOICE-First Award plaque and bragging rights for the first of its kind VOICE awards as well as recognition on the 2019 VOICE website and social media channels.
Finalists and awardees are determined by the 2019 VOICE-First Awards judging panel composed of top leaders in the VOICE industry. For the Colleagues’ Choice award, finalists and awardees are determined by popular vote based on your nomination description and presentation at the Innovation Village. Voting will occur online.
Finalists are determined based on your submitted nomination and scored based on a 1-10 rating scale in the following areas:
Once the top 3 voted on nominations are identified in each category, our panel of esteemed judges will review the nomination and select the winner of the 2019 VOICE-First Award for each category.
Yes. You may enter more than one category as long as your submission aligns to the category submission description and criteria.
All VOICE-First Awards entrants will be given the opportunity to register to attend VOICE 2019 at the lowest registration rate and finalists receive two All Access tickets to attend VOICE 2019 - which includes two seats at the awards ceremony on July 23, 2019.
Finalists are invited to showcase their entry, in addition to other work, in the Innovation Village at 2019 VOICE. Each showcase opportunity includes one table with a table cloth. This will allow summit attendees to experience each finalist entry and cast their vote for the Colleagues’ Choice Award. Awardees for each category, as well as Colleagues’ Choice, will be announced on July 23, 2019 at VOICE. Award winners will be featured on modev.com and the Voicehacks.com throughout the year.
Finalists will be notified via email by May 31 and posted to the VOICE-First Awards website.
For questions about the nomination process, you may email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finalists are chosen by a panel of Modev leaders and sponsors in 12 categories for voice experiences:
Recognizing reliable, easy to use or productive voice platforms.
Recognizing the best multi-modal voice experience (must use at least two distinctly different modalities).
Recognizing the best voice interaction within a gaming platform.
Recognizing the best shopping voice experience improving upon the shopper’s journey and connecting the brick-and-mortar visits to the online experience.
Recognizing the best educational voice experience.
Recognizing the best healthcare voice experience to support or connect patients to healthcare providers, services or the industry.
Recognizing the best travel, leisure or hospitality voice experience to improve the overall customer experience.
Recognizing the best overall brand experience using voice technology bringing a new level of customization and support across the entire platform.
Recognizing the best IoT device experience using voice technology for the home, appliances, toys, wearables, security systems, and more to create new ways of doing things in an innovative, responsive and efficient manner.
Recognizing the best in-car voice experience using voice technology to personalize and enhance the driving experience.
Recognizing the best banking / financial voice experience to improve the overall customer experience and level of support.
Recognizing the best media voice experience to consume news, weather, traffic and other current events.
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