NBC Expo 2020 Awards | Dubai

Do you want to exhibit your innovation on the world’s greatest and most anticipated show?

Then this is your chance! The Netherlands Business Council supported by the Dutch participation at the Expo 2020 Dubai and NLinBusiness, calls out all Dutch companies around the world in the fields of Food, Water, and Energy to join the NBC 2020 Awards in honour of the Expo 2020 Dubai.

By filling out the form below, you can tell us why your innovation should be selected and exhibited in the Netherlands pavilion at the Expo 2020 Dubai. A professional jury specialising in the fields mentioned above will make the selection, and the chosen company will be our guest of honour during the NBC 2020 Gala Awards ceremony on Thursday, 19th of March in Dubai.

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Main selection criteria:


Economic potential of the innovation


Environmental impact of the innovation


Social impact of the innovation


MENA/IMEA Scalability of the innovation


Can the innovation make the world a better place?


The innovation should have a Nexus with the Netherlands

Registration closes
30 January 2020
6 February 2020
Award Gala
19 March 2020

In case you have any questions about the awards or the requirements, please do not hesitate to contact office@nbcdubai.com .

Your Submission

Please fill out the following form to register for the NBC Awards.
Note that only companies with a Dutch nexus and a proven concept may participate.

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The winner of the NBC 2020 Awards in each of the three respective categories:


Will be able to exhibit their winning innovation on the Netherlands Expo 2020 pavilion during their thematic week.


Will be promoted on the media channels of the Netherlands Business Council, NLinBusiness and the NLExpo2020 organization in cooperation with their associated media partners.


Will receive a 6-months Netherlands Business Council membership during the Expo 2020 Dubai including a flexible working desk at the NBC Office in the Lamborghini Building.


Will be invited to the NBC 2020 Awards Gala to be held on 19 March 2020 in Dubai.

All shortlisted innovations will receive two entry tickets for the EXPO 2020 Dubai.