ICMA Marketplace Innovation Award 2019

The International Classified Marketplace Association Innovation Award tradition continues in Budapest, Hungary in 2019

This is an annual recognition of creativity and innovation in the classified marketplaces industry. The award is organized by the International Classified Marketplace Association and it is an open competition for members and non-members of the association. All the entries however must be submitted by online classifieds/marketplaces businesses. All service provider submissions will be disregarded.

The ICMA Board of Directors will chose 12 finalists that will get the opportunity to present. The applications are judged on novelty, creativity, results, sustainability and presentation.

The finalists will have to present their projects during the conference in Budapest, and the attendees will be voting the winner.

The winners will be announced during the ICMA conference in Budapest on Thursday, 17th of May 2019.

Who can submit?

All classified marketplaces are allowed to submit their nominations whether they are ICMA members or not. Service providers’ submissions will be disregarded.

There is no submission fee, but finalists are required to register to the conference and present their projects at the conference.

How will the winners be decided?

Each Submission will be evaluated using four criteria :
1) Novelty,
2) Creativity,
3) Sustainability
4) Results. The results will have the heaviest weight in the evaluation. The jury will give also an extra weight for the clarity of the presentation.

Live Voting at the Conference : the jury will select the finalists. These 12 companies will present their projects during the conference. The audience will vote for the winner of the respective category at the end via live voting through the conference app!

What is the prize?

All winners will get, besides a trophy and their peers’ recognition, a 5 minute speaking slot at the ICMA fall conference in 2019 and a free registration at the event.

Who are the finalists?

  • Kasaz
  • Badi
  • FitMyTime
  • Coches.com
  • Junk Mail Media Group
  • Spotahome
  • Autolist
  • DriverShaab
  • Bayt.com
  • El Clasificado
  • sahibinden.com
  • markta.at