The KNOW Identity Awards recognize the most compelling startups, individuals and identity innovations of the year. The awards will be presented on Tuesday, March 27th in Washington, D.C. at the KNOW Identity Conference 2018 happy hour.

Winners will be selected by a panel of distinguished judges. Individuals and organizations can be nominated in the following categories:


/ CEO of the Year / Government Leader of the Year / Industry Leader of the Year / Trust Leader of the Year / Investor of the Year / Rising Innovator /


/ Best New Startup / Greatest Social Impact Through Identity / Greatest Social Impact Through Identity: Non-Profit / Greatest Impact on Trust / Overall Startup / Trailblazer /

Nominations Now Open!

Nominees, Finalists & Eligibility

KNOW Identity Award nominations will be accepted until Friday, March 9th. The five finalists in each category will be selected by One World Identity, and announced prior to the conference. In order to be eligible as a finalist, and for selection as a KNOW Identity Award winner, the nominee must be a registered KNOW Identity Conference attendee. Final determinations regarding award eligibility will be made by One World Identity.