Evaluation Process

Step 1: Assessment by the expert juryČeská inovace

At least three expert judges are assigned to every project in the award. On the basis of the application they rate the project by given criteria and add any relevant comments/recommendations.

Step 2: Nomination of the finalists

Expert jury representatives in each category discuss the shortlist of the best projects from which they choose three finalists.

Step 3: Main jury

All shortlisted finalists are properly discussed during the meeting of the main jury. The judges subsequently chose the winners of each category. The winners are announced during the award ceremony on the Innovation Festival.

Step 4: Vox populi (voice of the people)

Overall Czech innovation winner is elected by the participants of the Innovation Festival who can choose their favorite projects and vote for one of the category winners.