China BlueTech Awards
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.
China BlueTech Innovation Pavilion
Located at Aquatech China (7 - 9 June 2017), the China BlueTech Awards Innovation Pavilion is where technology companies, investors, researchers, government and media convened 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.
- Have at least one successful commercial scale pilot
- Have the capacity to execute fulfill a purchase order within a year of the 2017 China BlueTech™ Awards
Technologies will be scored by Chinese judges based on factors relating to ‘readiness’ for the China market.
Readiness factors include:
- Strength of management team
- Sustainable advantage over time
- Other important market factors
- Testing & Monitoring
- Industrial Wastewater Treatment
- Biosolids Treatment
In each category there are Chinese finalists, as well as international finalists.
Winners will receive
The 2017 China BlueTech™ Award winners will receive:
- Pilot opportunities with Strategic Partners
- Media coverage in Chinese and English
- A trophy award and recognition at the awards ceremony
Our strategic partnership with Aquatech China includes the Innovation Pavilion, which is a top destination at the expo for Chinese water corporates, investors, and regulators.
Winners China BlueTech Awards 2016
Of the 30 entrants, 7 companies were shortlisted by judges and organizers as finalists and invited to have a presence in the BlueTech Innovation Pavilion at Aquatech China.
Los Angeles-based industrial wastewater specialist, OriginClear, and Milwaukee-based stormwater innovator, PaveDrain, impressed the judges of the 2016 China BlueTech Awards with their respective technology innovation and China market readiness.
With the 2016 China BlueTech Awards now complete, co-organizers Mandarin Environment and BlueTech Research are turning their attention to the 2017 awards, which will continue to offer international water and wastewater technology companies a platform for demonstrating readiness for the China market. Technology submissions for 2017 will be accepted between November 1, 2016 and January 30, 2017.