The Australian Blockchain Industry Awards – the Blockies – are back!

The 2nd Annual Australian Blockchain Industry Awards will be announced on April 29 in Melbourne during the APAC Blockchain Conference.

Award applications can be made here: https://blockies.awardsplatform.com/

Entries are open now and close on March 29.

There are eleven award categories as well as an overall winner of Blockchain Leader of the Year and Blockchain Business of the Year:

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
Open only to individuals who are Australian citizens or residents for achievements and contributions in the 2019 calendar year.

• Blockchain Policy Maker or Influencer of the Year
Recognising individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to shaping policy or regulatory issues impacting blockchain technology.

• Blockchain Innovator of the Year
Recognising individuals who have made an outstanding technical contribution to the development of blockchain technology.

• Blockchain Entrepreneur of the Year
Recognising individuals who have demonstrated outstanding entrepreneurship through the deployment of blockchain technology.

• Blockchain Community Leader of the Year
Recognising individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the growth and development of the blockchain community in Australia.

• Female Blockchain Leader of the Year
Recognising women who have demonstrated outstanding leadership regarding any aspect of blockchain technology.

• Blockchain Leader of the Year
The overall Blockchain Leader of the Year will be selected from among the winners of the individual awards based upon their individual category rating and their overall impact across all areas of blockchain technology.

BUSINESS AWARDS
Open only to businesses registered in Australia for achievements and contributions in the 2019 calendar year.

• Blockchain Advisor (Technical) of the Year
Recognising businesses that have made an outstanding impact through the delivery of technical (IT) advisory and development services to blockchain projects.

• Blockchain Advisor (Professional Services) of the Year
Recognising businesses that have made an outstanding impact through the delivery of professional advisory and development services (legal, tax, audit, crypto-economics, marketing, etc) to blockchain projects.

• Digital Currency Exchange of the Year
Recognising the outstanding digital currency exchange.

• Blockchain Project (Government) of the Year
Recognising the outstanding blockchain project of the year developed by a government body or agency.

• Blockchain Project (Corporate) of the Year
Recognising the outstanding blockchain project of the year developed by an Australian corporate (turnover at least $50M).

• Blockchain Start-Up or Scale-Up of the Year
Recognising the outstanding start-up or scale-up company offering services using blockchain technology (turnover less than $50M)

• Blockchain Business of the Year
The overall Blockchain Business of the Year will be selected from among the winners of the business awards based upon their individual category rating and their overall impact on the blockchain ecosystem in Australia.

 

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