New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, USA

July 22-26, 2019

Time Left Until 2019 VOICE Awards


The 2019 VOICE-First Awards were created to honor those members of the emerging voice tech community, both organizations and individuals, which have demonstrated an exemplary level of innovation.

Anyone wishing to nominate an organization, team, technology or application/project may do so at

Finalists have the opportunity to showcase their entry, in addition to other work, in the Innovation Village at VOICE. Attendees can then experience each entry and cast their vote for the Colleagues’ Choice Award. Award recipients for each category, as well as Colleagues’ Choice, will be announced on July 23, 2019 at VOICE and will be featured on and throughout the year.

“We are excited to bring attention to the outstanding technology, innovation and leadership within the voice tech community at VOICE,” said MoDev Founder, Pete Erickson. “The VOICE-First Awards set a high standard that will drive the industry forward while nurturing emerging industry leadership.”

*Nominations will close May 15, 2019.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions




Finalists are chosen by a panel of Modev leaders and sponsors in 12 categories for voice experiences:

Best Conversational Design

Best Multimodal Experience

Best Game

Best Shopping / eCommerce Experience

Best Educational Experience

Best Healthcare Experience

Best Travel, Leisure or Hospitality Experience

Best Brand Interaction

Best IoT Voice Device

Best In-car Experience

Best Banking / Financial Experience

Best Media Experience

Entry Guidelines & Overview


Sponsor the First-of-its-kind VOICE Awards

Bring your message to an interested and engaged audience and take a leadership role in encouraging innovation within the voice tech industry. Gold Sponsors for the 2019 VOICE-First Awards are invited to be jurists for the awards (up to 2 jurists per sponsorship), determining the winners from among Finalists in 12 categories. Your close association with the 2019 VOICE-First Awards is a unique opportunity to draw attention to your brand or a single product while recognizing excellence and innovation. To learn more about Gold sponsorships, please contact Gold sponsorships are limited.

2019 VOICE First Awards