Deutsche Bahn (DB) will be presenting its Supplier Innovation Award to its most innovative supply-side partners once again in 2022.
Impress us with your innovative spirit and show how your product, individual offering or portfolio help DB to offer its customers better and more competitive services.
Who can enter? We are looking forward to hearing from companies and institutions that provide innovative products or services.
What kind of entries is DB looking for? We would like to see entries that inspire us to develop new technologies, methods, processes, workflows, products, services and marketing solutions.
What will the evaluation process be 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 assist with 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 an 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. It is available for downloading at www.deutschebahn.com/supplierinnovation.
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.
We are looking forward to receiving scores of entries, and we wish all of the participants the very best of luck!
Entry submission period:
7 September 2021 to 1 March 2022
Please send your entries to:
By post: Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI (subject: "DB Supplier Innovation Award"), Breslauer Strasse 48, 76139 Karlsruhe, Germany
If you have any questions, you can call Fraunhofer ISI at +49 (0) 721 6809-149 from 10 am to 12 noon CET, Monday to Friday.