The GamesIndustry Innovation Awards are a brand new way to highlight the individuals and companies that are shaping the future of our business.

The ceremony is taking place as part of the GameHorizon conference, and the GamesIndustry Innovation Awards will be nominated and voted for by the games industry.

There are 10 categories in all:

  • Innovation in Technology
  • Innovation in Business
  • Innovation in Marketing & PR
  • Innovation in Retail
  • Innovation in Game Design
  • Innovation in Social Responsibility
  • Most Promising Start-Up
  • Star of the Future
  • Champion of Innovation
  • The GamesIndustry International Grand Prize for Innovation

For more details and to nominate the individuals and companies that you think are worthy of recognition visit the nominations page on

Every shortlisted company/individual will receive a free ticket to the GameHorizon conference, which incorporates the GamesIndustry Innovation Awards ceremony.

To stay up to date with the GamesIndustry Innovation Awards and GameHorizon make sure you’re following @GIBiz and @GameHorizon on twitter.