Lateral INCITE Awards back for its 30th year

The INCITE Awards Committee have been busy behind the scenes to coordinate the event. Source: Image supplied.

// WA’s longest running ICT awards program is back to showcase and support local innovators…

  • The 30th Lateral INCITE Awards are back to support local innovative digital solutions
  • Applications close midnight (AWST), Friday 9 April 2021

The INCITE Awards Committee is inviting WA companies, startups, university students, not-for-profits, and government agencies to provide innovative digital solutions that transform the way business is done. 

With the theme this year being WA Technology: Diversifying our economy & caring for our community, the awards look to support local innovators in getting their digital solutions:

  • In front on the national stage via the iAwards and APICTA.
  • To continue to grow via coaching by WA’s best entrepreneurs and tech advocates.
  • Be noticed by potential business partners and investment firms. 

The categories this year are: 

  • Transformative solutions – recognises and celebrates an outstanding transformative digital and/or technological solution created or based in WA, that’s transforming processes, culture, customer experience and/or business solutions. 
  • Social impact – recognises an outstanding digital and/or technology solution created in or based in WA that solves pressing social challenges and/or injustices. 
  • Innovating government – recognises an outstanding ICT solution created in WA, dedicated to making governments digitally innovating and inclusive. 
  • Startup – recognises outstanding digital innovation by a Western Australia-based company in the start-up phase of development.
  • Research and innovation – recognises digital research development activities undertaken in developing novel/”new to market” services or products or improving existing services or products. 
  • Peter Fillery Undergraduate Student Project – recognises the most outstanding ICT project undertaken by a Western Australian based tertiary undergraduate student or group of students. 

Applications close midnight (AWST), Friday 9 April 2021


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Be inspired by viewing past winners, available at

INCITE Awards Chief Judge, Celia Jordaan has provided a video recording on how to enter an award winning submission, what to expect when participating in the awards, and answers some frequently asked questions from past participants. The video is available here