The Industrial Innovation Awards aim at helping the Indian Industry in assimilating a structured innovation process through Enterprise Innovation Maturity Framework, a model developed by CII. The Awards while recognizing the champions of innovation among Indian industry, also enhance their competitiveness for the domestic as well as global markets
CII Industrial Innovation Awards were instituted in 2014 to identify and celebrate innovative Indian enterprises across industry segments and sectors. The Awards give an opportunity to companies to shine and be known nationally and internationally for their innovative products and services. In the last seven consecutive years, these awards have established themselves as one of the most coveted innovation awards in the country.
The Awards evaluate all kinds of new processes, products, services, technologies, and other types of innovations which have the ability to fuel growth in industry. They also assess new ideas and approaches along with tangible results.
Over the years, CII has formulated an Enterprise Innovation Maturity Framework which forms the basis of assessment of firms applying for CII Industrial Innovation Awards. With this framework in place, firms learn about innovation best practices by taking part in various stages of the award process.
Between 2014 and 2022, CII Industrial Innovation Awards have recognized 300 firms as champions of innovation in their respective industry sectors and segments. These Innovation Awards have also been instrumental in growth of business opportunities for winning firms.
In the year 2021 and 2022, the Awards have also recognized nearly 40 academia / R&D institutions as pioneers of innovation across nation. These Institutions have been applying innovation across diversified research areas and domains.
2022 Awards Winners are :
Most Innovative Company 2022 –Grand Award – Lohum
Top Innovative Company (Large) in Manufacturing : Tata Chemical
Top Innovative Company (SME) in Manufacturing : Lohum
Top Innovative Company (Large) in Service : TATA Elxsi Ltd
Top Innovative Company (SME) in Service : GPK Logistech Pvt Ltd
The Most Innovative Institute 2022 – IIT Roorkee
The Most Innovative Institute 2022 (First Runner- Up) – IIT Madras
Best Industry – Academica Collocation Award 2022 - L&T Technology Services
Other companies who secured position in Top Innovative companies are :
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
Uno Minda Ltd
Nokia Solutions and Networks India Pvt Ltd
Dr Reddy’s Laboratories
Tata Steel Ltd
Forbes Marshall Pvt Ltd
Kone Elevators India
Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd
Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Ltd
Tata Chemicals Ltd
Bharat Fritz Werner Ltd
Shriram Pistons and Ring Ltd
SEG Automotive India Pvt Ltd
National Engineering Industries Ltd
Pidilite Industries Ltd
Dalmia Cement Bharat Ltd
Adani Defence and Aerospace
Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery
Garrett Motion Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Sona BLW Precision Forgings Ltd
Nestlé India Ltd.
Sterlite Technologies Ltd
Fluid Controls Pvt Ltd
Praj Industries Ltd
Meteoric Biopharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Kohinoor Elastics Pvt. Ltd.
VST Tillers Tractors Ltd.
Ramelex Pvt Ltd
Paques Environmental Technology India Pvt. Ltd.
Sahajanand Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Global Engineers Limited
Accenture Solutions Private Limited
The Tata Power Company Limited
Adani Transmission Ltd
Mercedes Benz Research And Development India (Mbrdi)
Tsecond Generation Technology Pvt Ltd.
Intellismart Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd.
Plutomen Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Online Psb Loans Limited
GpkLogistech Pvt. Ltd
Judge India Solutions
TmsTechnov M Systems P Limited
Ekta Telecommunication & Systems
Revayu Systems Private Limited
Webskitters Technology Solutions Pvt Ltd
Other Institutes who secured position in Top Innovative Institutions are :
Top 3 Most Innovative Institute 2022 under the category of Disruptive Innovation goes to Thiagarajar Polytechnic College, Paavai Engineering College and Kumaraguru College of Technology
Top 3 Most Innovative Institute 2022 under the category of Innovation Quotient goes to IIT Roorkee, International Institute of Information Technology and Northern India Textile Research Association.
Top 3 Most Innovative Institute 2022 under Innovation Realization goes to IIT Madras, IIT Palakkad and Uttaranchal University.