2018 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards – Coatings Industry

Awards Categories

□ Resins

□ Emulsions

□ Pigments

□ Additives

□ Solvent

□ Test Equipment

□ Application Equipment

Enviromental Friendly CoatingsNEW

□ Other Innovative Products/Technologies 

Selection & Judging Process

1st Stage: Entry & Nomination | (Entries Close: Feb.2, 2018)

The Awards is open to any company with an innovative product/technology. The panel of judges may also nominate companies.


2nd Stage: Voting & Judging | (Feb.5- Mar.7, 2018)

Entries for each innovation Awards category are short-listed by the panel of judges. The public can vote for the winners via the official website and the final winners list is selected by the panel of judges based on serious review, evaluation and the voting results.


3rd Stage: Winners Announcement & Awards Ceremony | ( Awards Ceremony: May 16, 2018)

Winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony in May held with the China Coatings Summit& Expo 2018 and the Green Ink & Printing Technology Conference 2018. The Awards ceremony will bring together the winners, judges, industry professionals and media.

Selection & Judging

1. The nominated products must be a new/upgraded product or technology launched during 2016-2017 for China’s Coatings Industry;

2. Entries must be relevant to China and in the forefront of the international coatings industry, and have helped take China's coatings industry to new levels;

3. Entries should have provided great impetus to coatings industry development, and have been widely introduced, applied and promoted. The impetus includes increasing productivity, improving product performance and effectiveness, creating market opportunities and being environment – friendly;

4. Sources and availability of raw materials of all candidate products should be in line with the principles of sustainable development and no harm to eco-environment;

5. During the time of manufacturing and application, all candidate products/technology should meet the environmental emissions requirements for coatings and downstream produces made by Chinese government.

Why You Should Enter?

1. Launched in 2006, Ringier Technology Innovation Awards have already become one of the most influential industrial Awards in China because of its neutral judging process. There are many benefits from entering the Awards including:

2. Widespread recognition of product/technology innovation;

3. Build up an extensive & valuable relationships with China’s market experts and industry leaders at the Awards ceremony. Reach high-profile decision-makers and target buyers with large purchasing power;

4. An excellent opportunity for publicity and year-round promotion in greater China through Ringier’s multi-media platforms of magazines, online and mobile marketing (iPad/iPhone and Android Apps) as well as coverage in other major industrial media.

Widespread Media Coverage

The Awards is widely promoted among industry leaders and professionals through Ringier’s multi-media platform of magazine, online, mobile marketing (iPad/iPhone, Android Apps), as well as other major industrial and general media.

Ringier Metalworking Industry Magazines
Coating & Ink China
Automotive Manufacturing & Design for China