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2019 East Bay iAwards Nomination Form
Nominate those companies and organizations that make the East Bay the center of innovation and creativity.


To qualify as a nominee:

Be a for-profit business or not-for-profit organization, with headquarters or operations in Alameda or Contra Costa Counties.

Have achieved an innovation in the East Bay that is being used for new and improved products, processes, services, systems or methods.

Past Awardees are not eligible to receive an award for the same category.

Email address *
Your Name *
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Do you wish to remain anonymous? *
Name of Company or Organization Being Nominated *
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Name and Title of Principal Contact at Nominee Company
Your answer
Email Address of Principal Contact at Nominee Company *
This should be the best point of contact for communicating during the nomination process.
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Phone Number for Principal Contact at Nominee Company
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East Bay Address (es) *
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Corporate Headquarters Address (if different than East Bay address)
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Nomination Category (definitions are provided below) *
Why should this company/organization be considered for an iAward? *
Your answer
Advanced Manufacturing
Companies that have been manufacturing physical products in the East Bay for the previous year are eligible. The innovation should be on the HOW the product is made (vs. the design of the product itself). This innovation could be in the use of advanced manufacturing technologies or techniques, manufacturing process or business optimization, etc.
Catalyst of the Year
An individual, organization, or company that is currently transcending organizational boundaries to pull East Bay assets together in new ways and/or catalyze new thinking or processes.
Clean Tech
Products, services, and processes that harness renewable materials and energy sources, dramatically reduce the use of natural resources, and cut or eliminate emissions and wastes.
Private sector initiatives which pioneer innovative connections between the world of work and the world of learning to develop a more adaptable workforce.
Engineering & Design
The use of science, math, or artistry to solve problems or plan or present something in a new way.
Agriculture, viticulture, or food and/or beverage design, production, or distribution.
Information and/or Communication Technology
The development, implementation, and maintenance of new computer hardware and software systems or the organization and communication of information electronically in new ways.
Life Sciences
Companies in the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, biomedical technologies or devices, medical equipment, life systems technologies, nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals. This category also includes healthcare: providers of diagnostic, preventive, remedial, and therapeutic services such as doctors, nurses, hospitals and other private, public, and non-profit organizations.
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