Gain Industry Wide Recognition

Taking place on Wednesday 19th October at Zuiderkerk in Amsterdam, the Network X Awards recognise achievement, innovation and excellence across the telco industry.

Submit your company for consideration, or purchase a seat at the awards to meet the best of the best in the industry.


For the Full Telco Ecosystem

Leading Operator Service Innovation  

Most Sustainable Network Project

For 5G Specialists

Outstanding RAN Product or Solution  

Outstanding Open RAN Product or Solution

Outstanding CORE Network Product or Solution

Most Innovative Private Network Project

Enterprise 5G Leadership

Most Innovative Network Slicing Use Case

For Broadband Specialists

Outstanding Fibre Deployment Solution

Leading Next-Gen PON Operator  

Outstanding FTTH Solution 

Outstanding Next-Gen PON Innovation

Outstanding DOCSIS and FTTH Solution 

Leading Connected Smart Home Operator  

Outstanding In-Home Connectivity Solution 

For Telco Cloud Specialists

Most Innovative Cloud Product or Solution

Outstanding Cloud Service Provider

Leading Digital Transformation – Operators

Outstanding Cloud Automation Solution

How to Submit a Nomination

  • The world limit for entries is 500 words. Entries which exceed this limit will not be entered into the category for the judges to review. 
  • The awards represent recent innovations in the industry – the awards are for products and initiatives launched since June 2021. 
  • Once the nominations deadline has closed, submissions will be sent to the judges for them to consider against a list of criteria.  
  • Judges are selected, based on industry knowledge & neutrality. 
  • The top 3 submissions in each category will make the shortlist.

Awards Ceremony

Wednesday 19 October, Zuiderkerk, Amsterdam

Deadline to Submit a Nomination

Wednesday 7 September

Shortlist Announced

Friday 23 September

  • Each entry costs €350 + VAT (£299)
  • Your submission will not be considered until payment has been received
  • There is no limit on the number of awards that you are able to enter. You must answer the questions within the word limit and there is an opportunity to provide supporting documentation.
  • For any inquiries about the awards, please contact Christopher Lycett -

Supporting Documents

You may submit supporting documents alongside your nomination.If available, please provide supporting documents (max 5 pages) in either .doc, .ppt or .pdf format. Please name your file in the following format:

  • Company Name/Individual Name - Category Name
  • Please ensure supporting documents clearly support the product or service you are nominating.

How to Attend the Awards

zuiderkerk amsterdam

This year, we are excited to be hosting the Network X Awards at Zuiderkerk in Amsterdam.

All shortlisted companies are required to purchase 2 seats to the Awards so that they are present to potentially collect their award! Tickets can be purchased on our website:

  • Single Awards Tickets - €350 (£299) + VAT
  • Half Table at Awards Ceremony (5 seats) - €1,170 (£1,000) +VAT
  • Full Table at Awards Ceremony (10 seats) - €2,345 (£2,000) + VAT

Tickets include a three course meal with drinks and access to a pre-ceremony drinks reception. This is the perfect place to host a table and bring along your teams or host your clients!