Recognizing Outstanding Achievements in the AI Market

The Artificial Intelligence Recognition (AIR) Awards is the Only Competitive Program Honoring True Visionaries in the AI Landscape.
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About 2024 AIR Awards Competition

The AIR Awards program is dedicated to identifying and lauding the unsung heroes of the AI industry. With a rigorous evaluation process, we ensure that only the most pioneering solutions earn the spotlight. From disruptive startups to established software products, we recognize the brilliance that propels technology forward.
The AI Recognition Competition (AIR) shines a spotlight on the innovation occurring in the AI space that in some cases isn’t getting the recognition it deserves.  The AI market is growing so quickly, it's difficult for business customers, investors, end users to decide where to invest their time, money and man power.  The AIR Awards program has assembled a panel of AI experts to provide third party validation for talented professionals and extraordinary technology in AI products and platforms.
Important Dates
Time is of the essence!

The AIR Awards are accepting nominations – don't miss out on this unparalleled opportunity
Regular Nominations Open
October 1 2024
Nominations Close
November 15 2024
Judges Review Nominations
November 15 - 28 2024
Award Winners Announced
November 29 2024

How the Program Works


Showcase your AI innovation by submitting your entry.

Panel Review

Our panel of AI Judges will review each application and score each nomination.

Winners Announced

Celebrate as winners are announced globally.

Winners Programs

Gain access to exclusive resources and recognition programs.

Johnnie Linn

AI Solution Manager at AWS, consults with government agencies on integrating AWS AI technology to accelerate their goals.


experiences AI software engineer, working at OpenAI and works with the opensource community.

Tara Emory

Tara is an experienced consultant in AI legal applications and process, eDiscovery and InfoGov, and serves as an expert witness and court-appointed expert for eDiscovery issues. In litigation.

Dr. Doug Jacobson

The AIR Awards program addresses this by assembling a panel of AI experts to provide third-party validation for talented professionals and cutting-edge AI products and platforms.

Chris Yoon

Chris Yoon, a digital retailing product manager at Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, brings a unique blend of extensive experience in marketing, strategy, and technology to his role as a judge for the AIR Awards.

Nick Brown

Nick Brown is a disruptive placemaking authority, featured on Fox News, and The Chicago Tribune. Renowned for his expertise in seamlessly integrating millennial consumer engagement to foster vibrant communities and elevate city branding.

Lou Friedmann

I create top and bottom line impact for growth-focused fintech firms/founders, with AI as a key part of my arsenal. I'm x-M1, Bento, Insureon, and optionXpress.

These Marks of Distinction Will Look Good On You.

Winners attract interest from investors and enterprise buyers.Winning a competitive award in your technology, industry, or as an individual provides third-party validation from a panel of experts that your hard work, dedication and perseverance are superior to the potential 100’s of other companies.

Award Package
  • The prestigious digital emblem to showcase success on websites, social media, and sales presentations.
AIR Awards
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Category Winner
  • Public Press Release Announcement by AIR Awards
  • Marketing Consultation (1500) Value
  • Access to Industry Workshops
  • Customized Press Release Announcement
Award Benefits
Mark of Distinction
Gain ‘Mark of Distinction’ to display on Owned Media pages
Media reach
Accelerate Earned Media reach, high EMV
Third-party validation
Rise to top of consideration, Third-party validation
Increase inbound links
Increase inbound links/SEO optimization
Industry thought leader
Emerge overnight as industry thought leader

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For Which Awards Will You Compete?

Corporate Awards

Discover prestigious awards for corporate excellence in AI. Find the right category for your company's achievements.
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AI Breakthrough Awards, The AI Awards, Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards

Startup Awards

Discover prestigious awards for corporate excellence in AI. Find the right category for your company's achievements.
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Trailblazer Awards

Discover prestigious awards for corporate excellence in AI. Find the right category for your company's achievements.
See Categories for Individuals
“The AI Recognition Competition (AIR) focuses on highlighting innovation in the AI space that is sometimes overlooked.
David Splivalo