EFMA-ACCENTURE BANKING INNOVATION AWARDS 2021 VIRTUAL AWARD CEREMONY
The Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards have been serving as a catalyst for innovation in the banking sector since their inception in 2013. The best innovations in each category will be recognized at a virtual awards ceremony on 18 November. Here the best new ideas and practices that are transforming the industry for the benefit of banks and customers alike will be revealed. You can expect a highly interactive agenda with insights into winning innovations, pitches and live voting.
A Global Celebration Of Innovation
The Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards celebrate the very best new innovations that are transforming the industry. Your ideas, put into action and delivering results.
The 2021 awards will culminate in an online global awards ceremony where the best innovations in each category will be recognized and rewarded. Winners will share insights on the key success factors in the design, development and operational phases of their projects, and there will also be pitches, Q&As and live voting.
Date: Thursday, 18 November
Time: 10.00 - 13.00 CET
2021 Award Categories
Innovations that use data, analytics and AI at scale to improve the bank’s offerings, experiences and operations.
Innovations that transform the bank’s awareness generation, positioning, lead management and conversion, and related customer communication.
Changes to work, the workforce and the employee experience. This includes the use of data, technology and new approaches to how employees are supported by machines and upskilled, and how work is organized, performed, measured and managed.
The creation and/or application of innovative technology that substantially enhances customers’ banking experience and/or develops new sources of revenue for the industry. This category is reserved for banking start-ups and spinoffs, and technology firms working within the banking industry, whose innovations are stage-one funded, have a market release proposition, and/or have completed a successful market proof of concept.
Breakthrough concepts that dramatically enhance or transform the products or functions which generate revenue for banks, such as credit, payments, open banking and others.
Significant enhancements in the bank’s distribution channels and its management of customer communications, engagement and relationships.
Innovations that advance the bank’s social purpose and its commitment to being a good corporate citizen and a true ally of its customers.
Fabrice Asvazadourian - Accenture
Edwin van der Ouderaa - Accenture
Antonio Coppolecchia - Accenture
John Berry - Efma
Meet our judges
Senior bank executives from across the world decide on the award-winning entries every year. Read more about our 2021 panel.
CIMB Bank Berhad
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Banque Centrale Populaire
National Bank of Greece
Raiffeisen Bank International
Banco Santander Spain
Women in Payments
Kuwait International Bank
Industrial Bank of Korea
Standard Bank South Africa
KBC Bank Ireland
Wing Bank (Cambodia)
The Rudin Group
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Israel Discount Bank