Applications are now being accepted for the fifth FI Award. The winning entry will be announced at the closing ceremony of the Future Internet Assembly to be held in Dublin in May 8-10. This ceremony is attended by renowned industry and academic experts, high-level members of the European Commission, and members of the local and international press. Closing date is 1st April, 2013.

The Future Internet Award will recognise excellence in innovation translating research to economic impact, i.e., real exploitation, including from start-ups, building upon results from Future Internet projects that deliver systems or solutions that are commercially used/deployed.
The winning FI initiative will be able to use the award for promotional purposes. The award will be a crystal glass vase with the inscription Future Internet Award 2013 and the location where the presentation was made.