As the 13th edition of Business Review Awards Gala, BR magazine’s flagship event that recognizes the outstanding achievements of the business community, will take place on March 5, we want to put the spotlight on the 11 categories from which the independent jury will select the winners for their exceptional performance in 2017.ENTER THE COMPETITION
This year, Business Review decided to award the best Local Smart Initiative, reflecting the growing number of projects developed under the smart cities principles.
More about the category
This award recognizes the impact of projects or initiatives that companies/ NGOs/ public authorities implemented in order to improve and ease the life of citizens from different Romanian cities, while transforming them into smart cities. It also aims to recognize the efforts made by companies to transform Romanian cities into smart ones, using technology and / or innovative technologies.
How are the nominees judged?
The jury will take into account the following criteria before making a decision:
The economic and social impact on the city/region where the initiative has been implemented
The added value to the society/city/community in terms of easing the life of citizens
The innovative character of the initiative / project
The potential of the project / initiative to be implemented in other cities too
This year’s jury
Marius Ghenea, Partner, 3TS Capital | Jury President
Florian Nițu, Managing Partner, Popovici Nițu Stoica & Asociații
Fady Chreih, CEO, Regina Maria
Serban Roman, Country Director Romania, Enterprise Investors
Anca Harasim, Executive Director, AmCham
Cristian Sporiș, Vice President, Raiffeisen Bank
Marius Ștefan, CEO, Autonom
Maria Tudor, Chief Media Officer and Business Development Lead, CEE, Publicis One
Dan Petre, Partner, D&D Research
Cătălina Rousseau, CEO, BDR Associates
Dan Nechita, Co-Founder & President, Smart Everything EverywhereENTER THE COMPETITION