Welcome to the Tech & Innovation Awards 2020

The Tech & Innovation Awards in association with SSP, celebrate the very finest in UK general insurance technology and innovation – those outstanding initiatives, individuals and teams embracing emerging opportunities and leading the charge for a better customer experience in a rapidly changing space.

This year there are 18 categories, 14 of which can be entered, recognising solution based, specialist, team and individual excellence. Entries are open until 16 June and finalists will be announced on 6 July. The 2020 winners will be revealed at a must-attend awards ceremony in our new home, the Royal Lancaster London, on the evening of Thursday 17 September, bringing together senior decision makers, influencers and the cream of the sector.

Why Enter?

  • Showcase your achievements and get recognised across the sector as a leader in the field
  • A win or nomination is a great PR opportunity ensuring your company stands out amongst its competitors
  • Winning an award can help motivate staff and boost morale
  • Highlight and reward your team’s hard work and achievements


Dates for your diary

16 June | Entry deadline
6 July | Finalists announced
6 July | Tech Champion voting opens
30 July | Stage 2 submission deadline
10 August | Tech Champion voting closes
17 September | Award Ceremony

Book your table

Winners of the 2020 Tech & Innovation Awards will be presented at the awards ceremony and dinner on the evening of Thursday 17 September at the stylish Royal Lancaster overlooking London’s Hyde Park. The evening is a great opportunity to entertain clients, recognise the hard work of your team, and network with the cream of the industry!

Book before 26 June for a 10% early bird discount


Table of 12: £5,418
Table of 10: £4,644

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Table of 12: £4,515
Table of 10: £3,870

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Half tables

6 places: £3,251
5 places: £2,786

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We have a limited number of individual and start-up rate tickets available.  To apply for one of these places please contact events@insurancetimes.co.uk


Find out more about the benefits of sponsorship and how to get involved

More info

Richard Turner
head of sales
020 7618 3408

With thanks to this year's sponsors

SSP | Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards sponsor

Applied Systems | Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards sponsor

Carpenters | Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards sponsor

Sønr | Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards sponsor

When, Where & FAQs


Date | 17 September 2020
Venue | Royal Lancaster London, Lancaster Terrace, London, W2 2TY
Time | 19:00 – Midnight
Dress Code | Black Tie


19:00 | Drinks reception
19:45 | Awards presentation & gala dinner
22:30 | After party and cash bar
00:15 | Carriages


A limited number of special rate rooms (£336 incl VAT & Breakfast) are available for those wishing to stay at the Royal Lancaster London. The hotel is currently closed due to Covid-19 lockdown so isn’t taking bookings. We will update with links once it re-opens.

See our FAQs section for more information

Highlights from 2019 event

Contact us

Event Management

Mandy O’Connor
head of UK events
020 7618 3470


Richard Turner
head of sales
020 7618 3408