JUDGING PROCESS

The mission of the Independent Innovation Awards is to recognize and highlight INNOVATIVE products, companies and services within the crowded Outdoor care market

Judging Criteria

We keep the submission process simple, focused on nominees addressing the question – “How is your product, company or organization innovative in the ever-expanding world of the Outdoor and Sports Industry?”

All award nominations are fully analyzed, evaluated and scored by our expert panel of 12 judges, representing a mix of senior level executives, technical, business, academic and analytical expertise within the Outdoor and Sports Industry.

The evaluation criteria for the Independent Innovation Awards programs are focused around the concept of innovation. Our evaluation criteria and a corresponding set of assessment tools and scales allow for a fair, honest and equitable assessment of each entry.

Innovation

Ease of Use

Functionality

Value

Impact

Performance