EDP AWAEDS
The value of an EDP Award

The EDP Association grants the EDP Awards to the best products of the year to
acknowledge the value of the research and development tasks of the industry. The
logo that identify the EDP Awards is a quality and innovation mark.
The key criteria for selection are performance, quality and cost-effectiveness.
Therefore, the EDP Awards provide guidance and support millions of readers all
over Europe in their purchasing decisions.
in addition to the prestigious award, the EDP Awards offer great value as an
advertising and promotion tool.
read more in the "Call for Entries" brochure.
 
Steps to win an EDP Award
 

The competition is open to all products in the digital production chain. Solutions
introduced since December 2021 or to be announced before february 2, 2023, are
entitled to participate in the competition.
The steps to win an EDP Award are very simple.
1. you nominate a product or several products according to the categories offered
and send the application to the EDP. Submit as many products as you like.
2. Pay the entry fee as soon as you receive the invoice from the EDP.
 
Participation fee
 
The organisation of the EDP Awards, the preparation and production of the
documentation, the maintenance of the website, the accompanying marketing
material, the judging and the presentation of the awards require a great deal of
personal commitment, high administrative effort and considerable costs. To cover
these, EDP charges a participation fee. This is a precondition for participation in
the competition. The invoice will be sent to you with an official confirmation after
your submission has been reviewed by the Technical Committee.
 
For this year's awards we offer a graduated price list.
 
Early bird fee: 1 product in 1 category, submitted until December 15, 2022 - 300 €
Entry fee: 1 product in 1 category, submitted until february 1, 2023 - 500 €
Multiple nomination (same product in different categories): basic participation fee
(500 €) plus fee per nomination in each category - 250 €
 
Deadline ist February 1, 2023.
 
Technical Commitee

 
As soon a product is submitted the evaluation process starts.
The EDP Technical Committee (jury) consists of independent editors, engineers,
consultants or other related professionals which judges the products on the value
of the technical abilities they offer. This can be innovation in the technology that
improves speed, quality, usability and functionality or reduces environmental
impact as well as cost to the user.
Detailed information about the awards, lists, tables and the jury's assessments will
be published in the EDP report.
The categories
EDP honors products and solutions in many different categories. The main
categories are the following. Each main category includes a variety of
subcategories. The detailed list can be found in the brochure.
 
1. SOFTWARE
2. LARGE & WIDE FORMAT PRINTING SYSTEMS
3. CoMMERCIAL PRINTING SYSTEMS
4. INDUSTRIAL PRINT & FINISHING SOLUTIONS
5. FINISHING & ENHANCEMENT SOLUTIONS
6. SUPPORT TOOLS
7. CONSUMABLES
8. ACCOMPANYING TECHNOLOGIES