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Celebrating and recognizing women who have disrupted or are transforming businesses, industries, and communities through the use of technology.
The winners have been announced!
Tech Playmaker Awards

What makes a Technology Playmaker?

A playmaker refers to a player in a team game who mobilizes others on the same side into a position from which they can score and win. This is exactly what pioneering women in technology are doing today. The Tech Playmaker awards is all about finding and recognizing women who are passionate about leveraging technology in innovative ways to inspire and drive everyday change in their organizations and communities.

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Guest Speakers

The keynote speakers for our 2019 event were Eileen Burbidge of Passion Capital and last year’s Tech Playmaker of the Year, Hadeel Ayoub

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  • Eileen Burbidge
    Eileen Burbidge
    Partner, Passion Capital
  • Hadeel Ayoub
    Hadeel Ayoub
    Founder, BrightSign

2019 Award Categories

There were 7 individual award categories, each with a €5,000 prize. Individual winners also had a chance to win the top prize of €10,000 and become the Booking.com Technology Playmaker of the Year 2019.

2019 award categories

Our Judges

The awards were judged by leading figures across the technology industry academia, politics and media, and included the Chief Executive Officer of Booking.com, Gillian Tans. Click below to find out more about our judges.

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2019 Awards

The 2019 TPA award ceremony took place on 13 March. View photos from the night and read about all of our 2019 winners.

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