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The award categories are open to individuals, teams & enterprises working in the AI & Analytics global arena and is an exceptional opportunity to showcase bleeding edge research, solution, application , engagement capabilities & contribution in AI & Analytics and get wider recognition in the ever expanding AI & Analytics industry

3AI’s mission critical endeavour is to grow, scale & elevate AI & Analytics community by recognizing the diligence and dedication and significant efforts of the involved community. The 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022 will recognize selected leaders, professionals, students, enterprises, startups and academic institutions across different award categories that have significantly executed the art of solving large, complex & unresolved problems through AI and Analytics.

Important Dates

14th April 2022: Nominations Open

31st May 2022: Last date for submitting nomination

June 2022: 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022 Winners Announcement

The 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022: Top 5 compelling reasons to participate and send your nomination

The 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022 ​sets ​the new template to recognize AI & Analytics Industry and Academia​ and looks at building and scaling AI & Analytics community and showcase the best of the work engagements. ​Here are top 5 compelling reasons why you should participate in 3AI Pinnacle 2022 awards.

1. Stand out from the rest by showcasing your cutting-edge solution, innovative capability and work engagement in AI & Analytics space. An opportunity to be one amongst 500 + AI & Analytics Thought Leaders & Experts

2. Share your contribution, insights, knowledge and learnings with the AI & Analytics industry leaders, professionalsand aspirants

3. Get recognized amongst your peers and the broader AI & Analytics community and augment your mindshare

4. Get noticed as a top talent, make long-lasting connects that could open new avenues for you

5. Trigger your GCC, firm’s mindshare & market share amongst the broader AI & Analytics community

3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022 Winner’s Package:

  1. Certificate of Recognition
  2. Recognition on the 3AI Social communities (LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook)
  3. Winners list on 3AI Platform (www.3ai.in)

3AI is India’s largest platform for AI & Analytics leaders, professionals & aspirants.

A confluence of marquee and proven 500+ AI & Analytics thought leaders, influencers & practitioners from 430+ organizations coming together to engage with 15000+ active & growing 3AI members (working professionals, leaders) on the platform for mindshare accentuation, multidisciplinary knowledge interventions, interactive leadership sessions, mentorship opportunities.

Over the previous years, with the sincere attempt establish premier thought leadership advocacy amongst AI, analytics & data science leaders, 3AI have successfully delivered 90+ weekly knowledge insights sessions (75+ leaders representation), 40 bespoke AI roundtable sessions (150 + leaders coverage), 50+ expert talks and masterclass sessions along with 7 large scale and holistic events: U3, QUAD, STORM, E3xR3, Spectre, Technology Never Dies & Epiphany with an aggregated attendance of 0.8 Million participants from India & rest of geographies grossing 7.8Mn impressions across social channels. 3AI also have entrenched outreach with 5000+ marquee C-suite leaders (AI & Analytics leaders, CIOs, CDOs, CAOs, CHROs, CMOs) and closely works with 125+ academic institutions with an access coverage of 2,00,000 students. 

Awards Categories

The 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2022 is spread across six categories

01 – AI & Analytics Rising Star Awards (upto 5 years of professional experience)

Nominees in this category include working professionals with up to 5 years of related work experience. This award will be in individual contributor mode and will recognize budding and emerging AI & Analytics professionals. The main criteria will be their work contribution that has augmented the project engagement, business function, team, client impact in a significant way.

To illustrate , the nominee may have applied a novel approach in the existing or previous AI & analytics engagements that led to client impact, successfully led a team through a challenging & complex project, or discovered a new process to deploy AI & Analytics solution , platform or GTM offering.

Top 10 nominations will be declared winners in this category

Submit Nomination

Nominees need to be a member of 3AI to apply for this category. To become a 3AI member visit: https://www.3ai.in/members/

02 – AI & Analytics Emerging Leader Awards (6-12 years of professional experience)

Nominees in this category include working professionals with professional experience between 6-12 years of related work experience. This award will be in individual contributor mode and will recognize emerging leaders in AI & Analytics industry. The main criteria will be their work contribution that has augmented the project engagement, business function, team, client impact in a significant way.

To illustrate , the nominee may have applied a novel approach in the existing or previous AI & analytics engagements that led to client impact, successfully led a team through a challenging & complex project, or discovered a new process to deploy AI & Analytics solution , platform or GTM offering.

Top 10 nominations will be declared winners in this category

Submit Nomination

Nominees need to be a member of 3AI to apply for this category. To become a 3AI member visit: https://www.3ai.in/members/

03 – AI & Analytics Industry Leader Awards (above 12 years of professional experience)

A leader delivering scalable business impact through AI, Analytics, Data Sciences-powered solutions, services or capability. Also include the exceptional market facing and GTM leaders in AI & Analytics sphere.

Winners in this category are leaders with above 12 years of work experience. This award is intended to recognize and celebrate an individual who has demonstrated:

extraordinary thought leadership and contribution across external interventions highlighting their thought advocacy on cutting edge of the rapidly developing AI & Analytics segment

 and/or

successful handing of client AI & Analytics portfolio or creating differentiated GTM approach and market facing capability that was well or created a new code of culture within an organization that promotes, fosters, and rewards a focus on AI & Analytics, leading to measurable improvements for the organization and their clients.   

Submit Nomination

Nominees need to be a member of 3AI to apply for this category. To become a 3AI member visit: https://www.3ai.in/members

04 – Women to watch out for in AI & Analytics

The award category will recognize the impactful contribution of women in AI & Analytics, the ones that have stood out and demonstrated eminent engagements and noteworthy work in AI and analytics within their organizations/own setups.

Nominations can be made by organizations directly for the nominated individual by showcasing her significant contribution and their demonstrated expertise in AI and Analytics in driving the business value, innovation or research. Separately, self-nominations can also be made by individuals citing the key role that they are playing in AI & Analytics at their workplace to drive transformation, growth and business value.

Submit Nomination

Nominees need to be a member of 3AI to apply for this category. To become a 3AI member visit: https://www.3ai.in/members/

05 – Student of the Year Awards

The award celebrates innovative & impact driven AI and Analytics research, project executed by student/ student cohort from academic institutions in India. If you are a student, graduate/ postgraduate or student cohort (max 5) that have solved an innovative, complex or unresolved  problem statement leveraging AI/Analytics or executed a seminal project in AI & Analytics area that can positively impact enterprise, this Award is meant for you !

The award is open to both individual student and student cohort (maximum:  5 students). Students may apply for the award themselves or can be referred by academic institution/pertinent faculty/mentor to be eligible for the award.

Submit Nomination

Nominees need to be a member of 3AI to apply for this category. To become a 3AI member visit: https://www.3ai.in/members/

06 – AI & Analytics “Takshila” Awards

Nominees in this category are academic institutions, EdTech Firms that have demonstrated exceptional performance in imparting innovative and topical programs related to AI, Analytics and Data Sciences during 2020-2022 period. The main criteria will be the pedagogy approach, design and novel learning aspects that academic institutions, EdTech firms are incorporating to equip and build learners with a sustainable knowledge underrating in the AI, Analytics and Data Sciences spheres.

Nominations can be made by academic institutions, EdTech players that have made significant contribution and demonstrated expertise in delivering cutting-edge AI and Analytics programs boosting innovation and research  and equip and encourage learners to embrace AI and analytics for sustained career progression.

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FAQs

FAQs

What triggered formation of 3AI Pinnacle Awards?

3AI Pinnacle Awards have been established to bring ingenuity in recognizing the best-in class & next-in class in AI and Analytics industry, academic institutions and startups and to enable accelerated growth of AI and Analytics community.

Who is behind 3AI Pinnacle Awards?

Set up in February 2020, 3AI is India’s largest platform for AI & Analytics aspirants & professionals and this is the third edition of Pinnacle Awards. Since our inception, the Awards are supported by our 500+ 3AI Thought Leaders that are involved in creating the different award categories and associated nomination criteria to provide credibility to the process of the awards. Pinnacle awards have been conceptualized keeping in view evolving roles and advancements in the AI and Analytics Ecosystem.

What are the award categories?

3AI ACME Awards 2021 carry 6 prestigious Award Categories:

  1. AI & Analytics Rising Star Awards (upto 5 years of professional experience)
  2. AI & Analytics Emerging Leader Awards (6-12 years of professional experience)
  3. AI & Analytics Industry Leader Awards (above 12 years of professional experience)
  4. Women to watch out for in AI & Analytics
  5. Student of the Year Awards
  6. AI & Analytics “Takshila” Awards

When is the opening date for the entries & nominations?

14th April 2022

How can I nominate myself or my organization?

Basis the mentioned details of five award categories, you can select the relevant one and register your details on the awards nomination page.

How do I submit my nomination?

14th April 2022 onwards, you will find a link on each category page that will bring you to the nomination details. After filling in the required nominee details, you can submit your organization nomination.

How should I fill up the nomination form in the correct manner?

It is recommended that your application is submitted per the nomination details fields rather than making it look like a marketing or sales collateral as each submission will be marked against the criteria set out and will be reviewed by internal 3AI vetting team members.

I am a part time student; can I enter the student related category?

Yes, as long as the submission was initiated and completed during the course and is directly linked to the pursuit of your educational studies (i.e. is assessed or a prerequisite for completing your course).

Can I submit multiple entries?

It is permissible to submit multiple entries to the competition only if the projects / themes are distinctly different.  It is advised that you assess the individual criteria to decide which category your entry is most suited for. You cannot submit the same project to multiple categories. You cannot apply for more than 2 categories, in total.

Can my entry be moved to a different category?

During the due diligence phase, if required the jury will advise if your application is more suitable for a different category than to the one you originally submitted to.

What is the timeframe for the participating projects?

Please check the individual category criteria. For the most part, projects must have been completed in the last 12 – 18 months.

Will the information I submit be kept confidential?

In submitting your application, you agree to provide the 3AI Awards team & jury with confidential information and intellectual property to be used for the sole purpose of matching your application to the award criteria and to be judged by the Jury, as selected by the 3AI Awards. 3AI will protect your confidential information as they would their own and will not use it for any commercial purpose unless expressly agreed to by you. All intellectual property submitted will remain the property of the applicants and will not be used by 3AI or the jury in any other way that compromises the ownership of such intellectual property.

What permissions do I need to submit my application?

It is the responsibility of each applicant to have the consent of the relevant stakeholders to submit the application and all the information contained within.  It is advised that entrants should only share the information they are comfortable with and not to share highly sensitive personal or company information or data.

Who created award categories & nomination criteria?

Every year, 3AI Thought Leaders Committee come together and create, refine the award categories & nomination criteria to ensure that the awards are evolving per the changing scenario in the AI & Analytics Ecosystem. The jury consists of eminent AI & Analytics leaders, CXO’s & academic leaders from across industry and academia to ensure transparency and fairness across the competition

When are the different stages of competition taking place?

Please refer to each award category timelines as phases are different for each category.

When will be the winners announced?

June 2022

How will I know if I have made to the final stage?

Final selections will be announced at the end of shortlisting stage and notified via the contact information that was provided during the registration phase. Refer to each award category for the dates. For any clarification, get in touch at : awards@3ai.in.