The Enterprise Blockchain Awards (EBAs) judging committee has made their decisions on the finalists in each of our categories!
Due to the high quality of submissions, the committee has decided to sub-categorize the four award categories. Each subcategory will have one winner, which will be announced at the EBA Gala event in the Fall of 2020, in Toronto, Ontario.
The 2020 finalists are:
Enterprise Blockchain Transformation
- Access Copyright / Prescient Innovations
- GuildOne Inc.
- Interac Corp.
- Provenance (Figure Technologies)
- Toronto Royalty Exchange
Technology & Platforms
- IBM Blockchain
- Reliance Industries Ltd
- Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.
Innovative Entrepreneurship in Blockchain
- Bookchain, by Scenarex
Supply Chain Applications
- SigmaLedger Inc.
Technology & Platforms
- Aurachain AG
- Debbie Hoffman, Symmetry Blockchain Advisors
- Frank Ricotta, BurstIQ
- Dr. Victoria Lemieux, the University of British Columbia
- Fatema Pirone, CIBC
- Marley Gray, Microsoft
- Michael Fulton, Nationwide
- John Ainsworth, CULedger
- Laura Bailey, Qadre
- Dr. Leemon Baird, Hedera Hashgraph
- Randy Knutson, DynaQuest
New Frontier in Blockchain Research
- Dr. Atefeh Mashatan, Ryerson University
- Wendy Charles, BurstIQ
- Brightline Initiative
The 2019 EBAs winners were honoured at a gala ceremony in downtown Toronto. The ceremony featured a special performance by award-winning musician and technologist Imogen Heap and hosted by comedians Colin Mochrie and Deb McGrath.
Honouring executives who have championed blockchain for their industries and organizations:
Enterprise & industry leadership
- Dale Chrystie, FedEx
Governance & policy leadership
- Tonya M. Evans, University of New Hampshire School of Law
Community & ecosystem leadership
- Bernie Moreno, Ownum
Innovative entrepreneurship in blockchain
Recognizing a start-up that provides innovative blockchain solutions to support enterprises in the journey to transform their businesses:
- Power Ledger
Public sector services
Enterprise blockchain transformations
Recognizing companies embracing blockchain to transform their organization, based on a commitment to drive innovation:
Industry services & solutions
- University Health Network
New frontier in enterprise blockchain research
Recognizing a researcher/academic who leverages blockchain technology to push boundaries of new business models:
- Eden Dhaliwal, Outlier Ventures
Celebrating individuals under 19 who are pioneering their own blockchain innovations:
- Alishba Imran