With only a week to go before nominations close (November 30), we hope that you have succeeded in creating that great ‘dragon’s den’ style pitch for your business or software and have sent in your entry in already. If you are like the majority of people in this world, however, we wish you the best of luck in rushing to finish those entries that you may not have even started yet!
An overview of the awards
“The Eighteenth Annual IBM Collaboration Solutions Awards are now open and accepting your nominations. The 2012 IBM Collaboration Solutions Awards will be presented to IBM PartnerWorld Business Partners that have left their mark on our dynamic industry.
The IBM Collaboration Solutions Awards will honor winners and finalists who have dedicated their time and energy to building innovative solutions using IBM Collaboration Solutions software (social collaboration, content and analytics) to help their customers become a Social Business.
Winners and finalists will be recognized throughout 2012 by IBM and at Lotusphere 2012, held at the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Swan and Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, from January 15 – January 19, 2012.
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity, nominate today!“
The nomination categories
For nominations open November 7 – November 30:
- Leveraging the Social Business AGENDA – Business Transformation through becoming a Social Business – New in 2012
- Delivering Better Business Results Through Social Business Solution in the Cloud – New in 2012
- Innovation in Social Business Application Development Utilizing the Social Business Framework – New in 2012
- Enabling Business Innovation through Social Collaboration
- Delivering an Exceptional Web Experience driving Business Value
- Extending Social Collaboration to Mobile Devices
- Enhancing Business Value through Sametime Solutions
- Best Industry Oriented Social Business Solution
- Innovative Leadership by a VAD*
For nominations open November 21 – December 16:
- Best of Lotusphere: Cutting Edge Social Business Solution Utilizing Cross IBM SWG Capabilities – Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Award – New in 2012
Visit the IBM Collaboration Solutions Awards website here
Read about the award categories here
Enter your own award nomination here
Best of luck to everybody who has entered for an award. It will be great to hear the finalists and winners announced at Lotusphere 2012!