This year, the popular Digital Logistics Award will be presented for the 6th time: Start-ups and start-ins can apply for the coveted prize and enter their innovative, digital logistics solutions in the race until July 31, 2023. The Digital Logistics Award is one of the most highly endowed awards in the logistics start-up scene.

With the Digital Logistics Award, Digital Hub Logistics aims to recognize, honor and promote creative business models for digital working environments in logistics. The search is on for innovative digital logistics solutions from the manufacturing, retail, automotive, farm & food, mobility or financial sectors.

Grand finale at the Future Logistics Congress
Up to 8 finalists will be given a grand stage at the Zukunftskongress Logistik 2023 on September 12: They can present their ideas to more than 500 decision-makers from the logistics industry. With prize money totaling 25,000 euros, the first-place winner can expect up to 15,000 euros and access to the network of Europe’s best Digital Innovation Hub (DIH).

Application requirements
Applications can be submitted until July 31, 2023:

  • A video of up to 1 minute
  • 12 slides as a pitch deck

Important note: The pitch on September 12 will take place in presence and there is no streaming option. Startups that cannot pitch on-site will unfortunately not be considered for the call.

The Jury
A jury of experts will review all applications and select up to eight finalists, who will present their projects in an elevator pitch at the Future Logistics Congress. The congress participants and selected experts from the logistics community will then be able to vote for their favorite team. All winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on the same evening.

The prize money is provided by Digital Hub Logistics e.V., startport GmbH and the Open Logistics Foundation.

Here you can find an overview of the winners of the Digital Logistics Award of the last years.