Award season is upon us, and here at KisanHub we have been applying for some awards ourselves and are pleased to say we are now finalists for 2 awards (hopefully soon to be 3!) - The winners of which will be announced in the coming months.
Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards - Agritech Company of the Year
This is the first award we are up for - and have high hopes of winning!
We are joined by Herdsy, Dogtooth Technologies and Agrimetrics all as finalists in the Agritech category.
You can read more about the other finalists in this blog written by Smithson Hill.
BMW i Tech Founders Awards - AgTech Founder of the Year
The BMW i UK Tech Founder Awards, now in its sixth year, have celebrated some outstanding entrepreneurs who have gone on to become household names, including; Julie Deane OBE, Cambridge Satchel Company, James Watt, BrewDog and Shaun Pulfrey, Tangle Teeze.
We are so excited that our co-founders Giles and Sachin have been nominated as finalists for these awards. We are privileged to be up against founders of some seriously exciting technology companies within the sector:
Adam Dixon & Luke Parkin - Phytophonics
Charlie Guy, Jack Farmer & Ben Crowther - LettUs Grow
Kate Hofman & Thomas - GrowUp Urban Farms
Will Wells - Hummingbird Technologies
AgTech Founders shortlist can be viewed here
Business Weekly Awards - Disruptive Technology category
Finally, announced in March 2019 will be the winner of the Disruptive Technology category of the Business Weekly Awards.
A phrase coined by Harvard Business School professor Clayton M. Christensen , disruptive technology is one that “displaces an established technology and shakes up the industry”, or “a ground breaking product that creates a completely new industry”.
KisanHub are proud to have been entered into the disruptive technology category and look forward to hearing if we have made it as one of the finalists!
Business Weekly blog post
We would like to wish everyone entered the best of luck, and all we will say is - watch this space!