Produced in partnership with the Office of Technology & Industry Alliances at UC Santa Barbara, we’ve developed a shared vision about a program that is truly regional. Our awards will recognize innovation not just in technology but also in agribusiness, energy/environmental sciences, design and bio-science, fields where the region has produced world-class companies.
- Section publishes: Feb. 24, 2017
- Save the date: Thursday, March 16, 2016. The two-part event includes an afternoon at Startup Village from 4-6 p.m. and an evening awards reception at Bacara Resort and Spa from 6-7 p.m.
- Nomination deadline: Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. Submit your nomination using the form below.
Agribusiness: Honoring an innovation that advances agriculture in the region.
Bioscience: Recognizing achievement in the biotech/biomedical field.
Energy/Environmental Science: Recognizing innovation in energy efficiency, environmental management or water conservation.
Technology: Recognizing a new product or service in computing, telecommunications, hardware or software.
Most Disruptive Technology: Recognizing a breakthrough that has the potential to disrupt a major industry or aspect of technology.
No Boundaries Award: Recognizing an innovator in the social business or nonprofit area.