Applications for 2018 China BlueTech Awards Open

Applications for 2018 China BlueTech Awards Open

The China BlueTech™ Awards is a platform for innovative Chinese and international water/wastewater technology companies to establish their industry leadership and access an ecosystem for the Chinese and international experts, corporates, and investors.

The annual China BlueTech™ Awards provide a high-profile platform for technologies to demonstrate market readiness.

The China BlueTech™ Awards (CBTA) are organized by BlueTech Research and Mandarin Environment in partnership with Aquatech China.

If you would like to exhibit as part of the programme, please contact China BlueTech™ or apply directly at  


Located at Aquatech China, the China BlueTech Awards Innovation Pavilion is where technology companies, investors, researchers, government and media convene to learn and share.

The Innovation Pavilion is a unique element of Aquatech tradeshow, developed in partnership with Aquatech China, designed to bring together the best of international water innovation that can address water risks and challenges in China.

China BlueTech Awards finalists participate at the BlueTech Innovation Pavilion at Aquatech China.

Criteria:  1) The water or wastewater technology you are submitting must be able to evidence at least one successful commercial pilot in the last 12 months, and 2) you must be capable of fulfilling a purchase order within one year of the Awards.   

Award Categories:   Two awards will be given at the 2018 China BlueTech Awards:  The  Innovative Technology  Award and the  China Market Readiness  Award.  Additional awards for different subsectors may be introduced depending on profile of submissions. 

Judges:   International technologies will be scored by Chinese judges based on factors relating to ‘readiness’ for the China market. Readiness factors include: scalability, competitiveness, strength of management, sustainable advantage over time, and other important market factors. 

Costs : Finalists are expected to attend Aquatech China (May 31 - June 2, 2018) in Shanghai where they will have a trade show stand within the  BlueTech Innovation Pavilion . Costs associated with transportation to/from, hotel accommodation, and the stand are to be borne by each finalist company.

Awards:  The 2018 China BlueTech™ Award winners will receive: 1) media coverage in Chinese and English, 2) an award and recognition during an Awards Reception, and 3) an opportunity to make a formal presentation to Chinese corporates, government, and investors attending WEFTEC in Chicago in October 2018.  


Source: China BlueTech™ Awards

Below, you can find the Aquatech China 2017 - BlueTech Innovation Awards winners video. 
Source: AquatechGlobalEvents