IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup


The IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup (formerly M2M Challenge) is going into its third round. First launched in 2012, it has already proven to be the leading IoT / M2M award worldwide. Hundreds contestants from 70 countries demonstrate the huge innovation potential in the world of machine-to-machine communication and the Internet of Things. 

The leading global innovation competition, IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup is welcoming revolutionary IoT / M2M solutions in the categories of Industry 4.0, Mobility, Energy, Security, Healthcare, and Connected Home. An international panel of industry experts will select the most innovative products according to criteria such as level of innovation, marketability, and usability.

Submissions are accepted from 20 May to 15 November 2014. Participation is free of charge. For further information and registration, visit: 

The IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup is sponsored by Swisscom and Ericsson as title sponsors and by Intel, Telit Wireless Solutions and VARTA Microbattery. Further partners include m2mapps, connect and Connected Home as well as the regional and media partners Wearable Technologies AG, Continua Health Alliance, m2m forum 2014, TAITRA, Team Cote D’Azur, Innovative City, Com4Innov, CSEM, AlpICT, Cluster 55, Plug and Play Tech Center, Engerati, M2M World News, and m2m Alliance.


Competition Organizer

Navispace AG

*International Event*

*Available in all states*

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Competition Category
  • Technology - Other
  • Specialized Industries
  • Business - Global
  • Graduate - Global
Who's Eligible

Participant has to be of full legal age and capacity.

Submissions in the IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup must be entered in English via the IoT/M2M Innovation World Cup secure Internet database at When registering, a user name and password must be chosen. After entering and registering for the Competition, the database can be accessed with the login data as often as necessary untilNovember 15, 2014, starting May 20, 2014. Changes in the description of any Submissions can be saved and worked on untilNovember 15, 2014. Upon registration, each participant must supply specific personal data that will be electronically saved, used and processed by Navispace in order to carry out the IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup and award prizes. This data is mandatory. All mandatory data must be completed by November 15, 2014, 12:00 p.m. CET. All solutions with completed mandatory fields byNovember 15, 2014, 12:00 p.m. CET will automatically be entered into the competition. Additional Submissions are not necessary. Submitted products and prototypes will then be shown to the IoT / M2M Innovation World Cup team of judges.

Competition Prizes

Develop – submit – win

Win Prizes worth over $ 160,000

$5,000 cash for the IoT / M2M Innovator of the year and overall winner

All winners (Overall and Categories) will be added to the “Hall of Fame”

Opportunity to present your innovation at the official award ceremony in March 2015

Benefit from extensive promotional activities, public relations, brochures, Internet, Social Media, and movies.

Accelerate your business with our Innovation World Cup database, our platinum, gold, and silver partners, as well as regional and media partners

Benefit from dedicated promotion of all finalists at international tradeshows, promotion events and online at

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