Don't be the world's best kept secret! Put your innovation, excellence, achievement in front of the ideal audience for the greatest impact.
Join the top go-getters, innovators and thought leaders. Winners get the exposure they need for the growth they deserve. Fast-track your success in one step: nominate your innovation and excellence for a prestigious FICM Award.
An FICM Award represents significant value to the winner. Non-finalist nominees receive sizable benefits as well. It is a competitive awards program that highlights the strong marketing value of an unbiased 3rd-party endorsement.
Why should you enter the FICM Awards?
Recognition and Visibility
FICM Awards takes every opportunity to publicly acknowledge and promote nominees and finalists to a wide variety of business press and media outlets. Admissible nominations are showcased on the FICM Awards website and social media to maximize their exposure to our audience. Nominees are encouraged to promote their nomination on their own publicity and marketing campaigns.
Finalists may attend the awards ceremony, either individually, or with their team, to celebrate their win and meet other innovators. The annual event draws hundreds of fellow innovators into a nexus of powerful networking opportunities. both held during the day of the annual gala. Short presentations or participation in panel discussions at the India International Dispute Meet can further increase a company's visibility. The event is covered by the press and FICM Awards records the entire program, posting the videos on its website for global viewing.
Endorsement and Validation
By touching over 10,000 prospects from all over the world during each nomination season, FICM Awards is on the forefront of identifying emerging trends and market developments. Nominations receive an unbiased, high-powered, focus group review by the FICM Awards Steering Committee comprised of hand-picked industry experts from a spectrum of disciplines. This distinction is recognized by the industry and serves as an unbiased 3rd-party endorsement for the innovations advancing to Finalist status. The endorsement delivers an affirmation of superior quality— a confirmation that can reach customers in a way that marketing and advertising cannot.
Award winners may contribute to a licensing program giving them the right to use the "FICM Award Winner" seal (including the Gold, Silver and Bronze designation associated with their award) in their own publicity, marketing campaigns and packaging. The seal amplifies awareness and communicates that the service was awarded the prestigious FICM Award for innovation and EXCELLENCE. The seal enables to stand out prominently, separating it from the competition.
Support, Influence and Impact
FICM Award nominees represent active contributors to the cause and purpose of innovation in the world. A percentage of every nomination fee, seal licensing fee, and gala ticket is a tax deductible contribution used to help tell the broader story of innovation, advance the values and principles. FICM and other accomplished innovators, to fund programs and conferences dedicated to innovation and education, and to fund the development of new innovation curricula.
Award winners are given a unique opportunity to share their stories to a variety of audiences. These include business audiences, education institutions, industry, innovation, etc. Whether through direct connections that the FICM Awards facilitates to these audiences, or as a part of educational assets developed by FICM Universe, award winners are encouraged to give back to current and future innovators through storytelling, mentorship programs, direct teaching and communication in a variety of media.