OW2con'20 Best Project Awards

The OW2 Best Project Awards recognize and reward "best of breed" projects and successful implementations of OW2 technologies.  

The OW2con Awards are open to all OW2 projects. This award is a unique opportunity for OW2 members to showcase their projects and to benefit from enhanced recognition in the OW2 community.

How to submit to OW2con'20 Award Contest?

Please read the following recommendations before submitting your project. 

  • Please submit online by clicking on the button below, it is the only way to take part in the contest. 
  • Each entry must be separate - If you are entering three different categories, please fill in three separate forms. Word count for each entry is limited to 600 words.
  • Please note that the quality of your entry (reference users, general information, technical details, etc.) has a bearing on the outcome of each category. 
  • You are encouraged to be as transparent as possible. Please avoid quick cut-and-paste jobs from the company or project website.


OW2con'20 Award Contest Timeline

  • Deadline to register: October 15, 2020 
  • Award ceremony: November 3, 2020 at OW2con'20 Community Day

1. Community Award:


This award will recognize the community aspect. The jury will pay particular attention to:

  • end-user driven development
  • cooperation and integration between two or more projects
  • contribution to the OW2 governance
  • fostering the community momentum

2. Market Award:


The winner of this category will be the success story which illustrates:

  • integration of OW2 project in commercial offering
  • solution by system integrator leveraging OW2 technologies
  • a business deal/agreement between an OW2 project and industry stakeholder
  • high profile or innovative customer sale
  • Market readiness demonstrated by a significant MRL score

3. Technology Award:


This award will recognize the technology excellence of the project. The jury will pay particular attention to:

  • Quality (tests coverage, code analysis tools, security vulnerabilities, etc)
  • Project health (number and evolution of releases, downloads, issues, etc)
  • Existence of a community (number of contributors, forums, and evolution)
  • User-friendliness (level of documentation provided, etc)

Please see below the picture of winners from last year's awards: 

OW2 Best Project 2019 Award Contest Winners

The Jury selected the winners for each of the three awards as follows:

Community Award Innovation Award Market Award 
 XWiki  ProActive  CLIF 
Everything developed at XWiki is proposed, curated and voted by the OW2 project community, in order to share a powerful collaborative workplace. Vincent Massol (XWiki CTO) receives the OW2con'19 Best Project Community Award. Thanks to ActiveEon Machine Learning Open Studio, organizations can simplify and accelerate Machine Learning industrialization. It has been selected for its innovative and open source AI features by IRT Saint Exupéry. Mael Audren (ActiveEon Engineer) receives the OW2con'19 Best Project Innovation Award CLIF has recently checked for Orange new domestic IoT services the performance impact of 3 millions connected homes. Bruno Dillenseger (Orange R&D IT Engineer) receives the OW2con'19 Best Project Market Award