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The most credible and admired awards
in the AI & Analytics industry

Recognizing & Rewarding the talented, eclectic AI & Analytics professionals, contributors & mavens across industry segments and academia in India


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 across India.

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 second edition of Pinnacle Awards. Since our inception, the Awards are supported by our 200+ 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 Pinnacle Awards 2021 carry 6 prestigious Award Categories:

  1. AI & Analytics Rising Star
  2. Women to watch out for in AI & Analytics
  3. AI & Analytics Takshila
  4. AI & Analytics Student of the Year
  5. AI & Analytics Industry Leaders
  6. Top AI & Analytics Providers

When is the opening date for the entries & nominations?

June 14th, 2021

How can I nominate myself or my organization?

June 14th, 2021

How do I submit my nomination?

June 14th, 2021 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.

What is the definition of AI & Analytics?

For the purposes of these awards, AI & Analytics is defined as:

Artificial Intelligence – Advancements of image, voice, text & video analytics coupled with ensemble machine learning enabled algorithms. Key categories of AI include: Machine Learning, Deep Learning, computer vision, image classification, NLP/NLU, speech recognition, algorithmic building techniques.

Analytics – Analysis of structured and unstructured data to generate real time actionable insights, and encompasses a range of fields including Data aggregation, mediation, engineering, mining, visualization.

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?

31st July, 2021

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.

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