Railway Innovation Awards

This year’s Innovation Awards will be held at the Marriott Grosvenor Square in London on 23 June - join us to celebrate the brightest ideas in the industry.

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Entries invited for 2024 Railway Innovation Awards

Groundbreaking developments in rail will be recognised at our annual celebration in June

The Railway Innovation Awards 2024 Entry Information

Entry information and form for the 2024 event

Entries open for Railway Innovation Awards 2023

Submissions due by 21 April for longest standing awards event in the rail industry

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Passenger Experience award - Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2020

This category comprises entries focused on making journeys better for passengers, whether that’s through better information, an improved on-board experience or better customer service. The shortlisted entries are introduced by category sponsor the Institution of Railway Operators

Special award for Covid-19 response - Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2020

A significant number of entries to this year’s awards were innovations responding to the Covid-19 crisis, so the judges decided to create a special category recognising some of these. This category is sponsored by Hitachi Information Control Systems Europe, and the shortlist comprises

Engineering and Safety Award - Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2020

Running a safe and reliable railway is the number one objective for all operators, passenger and freight. In this category we see three very different innovations contributing to improvements in engineering and safety, introduced by category sponsor the Railway Industry Association


AWARD CATEGORIES

  • Environment
  • Passenger experience
  • Cross-industry partnership
  • Operations and performance
  • Engineering and safety
  • Small-scale project
  • Major project
  • NEW: Covid crisis response

JUDGING PANEL

The Railway Industry Innovation Award entries are judged by a panel of industry experts: