H2 Innovation Award
H2 Innovation Award
H2 Innovation Award is a comprehensive hydrogen tech event comprising presentations and an awards ceremony, open to participation by SMBs, large enterprises, and startups. It is not a presentation as a side event of the exhibition, but an independent official award. It is an event to promote exchanges within the hydrogen industry such as hydrogen production, storage/transportation, utilization (mobility, etc.), automotive parts, IT, and services.
H2 Innovation Award is a place to showcase new ‘technologies /products’ related to hydrogen industry and consists of each field of the hydrogen industry(hydrogen production, storage/transportation,utilization(mobility, etc)). By discovering innovative technologies in each field and selecting excellent companies, the award aims to create industry recognition, high publicity effects, and global business opportunities.
Join the H2 Innovation Award 2023 which discovers innovative hydrogen companies.
A tech award ceremony that's an opportunity for presentations, exhibitions, and networking
Tech collaborations by companies in the same field
Discount booths for awardees
H2 Innovation Award Zone Exhibition promotion support
Support for business mentoring and investment consulting from government agencies and investors
Consultation with foreign buyers during exhibition period
Offline networking events
Event title : H2 Innovation Award
Date/venue : With H2 MEET / KINTEX, KOREA
Hosts : H2 MEET Organizing Committee, H2KOREA
Organizers : H2 MEET Organizing Committee, H2KOREA, Korea Energy Agency(KEA), Korea Evaluation Institute of Industrial Technology(Keit)
Jul 1(Sat) ~ Jul 31(Mon), 2023
Aug 9(Wed), 2023
Announcement of preliminary results
Aug 30(Wed), 2023
Sep 13(Wed), 2023
*The detailed schedule may change depending on the progress of the event.
H2 Innovation Award
- H2 Production : Water Electrolysis, Carbon Capture,Renewable Energy(Wind Power, Nuclear Power, etc.)
- H2 Storage & Distribution : Hydrogen Charging Station, Hydrogen Tank, Liquefied/Gas, Pipeline, Transportation, Safety, etc.
- H2 Utilization : Related Industries such as Mobility, Fuel Cell, Steel, and Chemical
Preliminaries (Document screening)
·Document screening in each category
Final presentation(PT) : Presentations to the media and the public
·Media and public PT will be held for companies that passed the preliminary round
·Selection of final winners and one grand prize winner according to the evaluation items
·Excellent technology introduction and public promotion support
- Organizers, investors, hydrogen and automotive industry players, journalists, experts in their respective fields, etc.
|Division||Evaluation Item||Point||Rating standard|
|Innovation||Excellence compared to other product’s
application technology, Self-development, etc.
Very good (25)
Very insufficient (5)
|Technology||Whether the Latest technology is applied, etc.||25|
|Marketability||Possibility of mass production and market entry
(domestic and export) of the new technology, etc.
|Development||Scalability of derivative technology
Possibility of grafting with other technologies, etc.
※ Detailed evaluation criteria is subject to change
Jul 1(Sat) ~ Jul 31(Mon), 2023 (E-mail registration, email@example.com)
Preliminary winners :
Two in each category (6 companies)
Top prize :
One top prize winner in each category (3 companies)
Grand prize :
One grand prize winner
|Type||Category (Number of companies selected)||Prize|
|Preliminary winners||H2 Production (2 companies)||H2 Storage & Distribution (2 companies)||H2 Utilization (2 companies)||KRW 1 million Discount on booth rates (for next year)|
|Type||Category(Number of companies selected)||Prize|
|Top prize||H2 Production (1 company)||H2 Storage & Distribution (1 company)||H2 Utilization (1 company)||KRW 3 million|
|Grand prize||The most innovative company (1 company)||KRW 5 million|
H2 MEET Organizing Committee
Benefits for Winners
|Type||Preliminary winners||Top prize||Grand prize|
|Benefits||KRW 1 million discounton booth rates||KRW 3 million||KRW 5 million|
|All winners receive a medal and a logo of recognition on their booths.|
- Publicity (news segments and interviews)
- Outdoor and/or print advertising of H2 MEET
- Winners inside the exhibition hall PR
(*Award details are subject to change based on evaluation results)
*Please refer to Homepage(guide) for other details.
Previous H2 Award (2022)
1H2 Innovation Award 2022 Winner
H2 High Pressure Storage
Green Hydrogen Production Technology by Plastic Waste Gasification
400kg 316L/316HN Liquid Hydrogen Fuel Tank for Hydrogen Powered Ships
Faulty detection AOI system through hybrid compound image of metal separators for FCEV stacker
Excellence Prize (Hydrogen Storage & Distribution)
Excellence Prize (Hydrogen Utilization)
(※ The Excellence prizes(Hydrogen Production) will not be selected based on the overall judging results)
2H2 Innovation Award 2022 Sketch
Previous H2 Award (2021)
12021 H₂ Innovation Award
Date :September 9th (Thu), 2021 / 10:00 – 15:30
Venue :KINTEX Hall 9
Awardee :10 companies