The Path to the Prize
1. Nomination and Registration
To assure the eligibility of each applicant, systems entered into the contest must be nominated by at least one member of the jury. Each member of the jury is entitled to a limited number of nominations in each category. If interested in nominating, please contact the Jury Chair.
2. Written Application
A written application is required to enter the competition. The application will be evaluated by three reviewers in accordance with the criteria below. The best system in each category will be awarded the status “Finalist for the ERP System of the Year”. The providers chosen, will have the opportunity to present their system to the jury, provided they reach the minimum score of 500 points. The application consists of a one page (DIN A4/ISO 216/Letter-size) company profile as well as two pages for each assessment criterion. The application should not exceed 14 pages. The applications will be subject to strict confidentiality standards to ensure that sensitive data is always kept safe.
3. Provider presentation
The finalists can select three of the seven criteria for the presentations. The jury may ask additional questions during the presentation.
4. Award ceremony
Finally, the winner for each category is determined and commended based on the points achieved.