Supplier Innovation Award 2020


Supplier Innovation Award 2020

Deutsche Bahn (DB) will be presenting its Supplier Innovation Award to its most innovative supply-side partners once again in 2020.

Show us how innovative you are and explain how your product, individual offering or portfolio helps DB to provide its customers with even more appealing and competitive range of services.

Who can enter? We are looking forward to hearing from companies and institutions that provide innovative products or services.

What kind of proposals is DB looking for? We want entries to inspire us to develop new technologies, processes, workflows, products, services and marketing solutions.

What is the evaluation process like? All of the entries we receive will be assessed by our in-house panel of experts using the criteria listed below. The Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI will provide its support during the evaluation processes.

  • Innovativeness and uniqueness
  • Added value and contribution to earnings
  • Potential for application and ease of integration
  • Sustainability and environmental protection

The assessment process is based on the entry form that every applicant must complete. Entering the competition for the Supplier Innovation Award is free of charge. Please use DB's official application form for your entry. The official application form can be downloaded from this website as of October 1, 2019. The closing date for applications is March 14, 2020.

If you have video files, images, sound recordings, etc. that underscore the qualities of your entry, please feel free to include them with your submission.