Welcome to the 9th annual SuperNova Awards! Constellation bestows these uniquely distinct awards to individuals, teams, and organizations who successfully engage in business transformation. As the longest running and most prestigious program, hundreds of finalists and winners have represented multiple roles, industries, and countries. Winners are announced live at Constellation's flagship executive innovation summit - Connected Enterprise in a gala awards dinner.

To get started, share a great case study of you or your customer doing something disruptive and transformative. Are you or your client making waves in their industry? Have you or your company made major leaps over your competition based on technology or programs you put in place? Do you or a client have an amazing team that should be recognized for your/their accomplishments? Submit those case studies!

Finalists are invited to attend Constellation Connected Enterprise. Registration will be covered by Constellation! Finalists must cover their own travel and hotel to the event. Some finalists will be selected to speak on panels at this exclusive executive innovation summit.

We are now taking submissions! Please submit your application by the deadline - Friday, July 12, 2019.


July 12, 2019 - Deadline for Submissions
August 14, 2019 - Finalists announced 
August 19, 2019 - Voting opens to the public
September 13, 2019 - Polls close for voting
November 6, 2019 - Winners announced at the SuperNova Awards Gala Dinner at Connected Enterprise (CCE)


  • AI and Augmented Humanity - bestows awards for organizations and individuals who apply machines that possess the intelligence and learning capabilities of humans to transform their businesses or mission. This category also includes solutions that address the issues of digital and AI ethics, and the impact of AI on society.
  • Data to Decisions - grants recognition to organizations and individuals employing data to make informed business decisions. (big data, predictive analytics)
  • Data-Driven Digital Networks (DDNs) and Business Models - awards organizations and individuals using disruptive and exponential tech such as Cloud, 5G, IOT, Blockchain, AI to craft new businesses models with a subscription commerce, smart service, value chain, or joint venture approach.
  • Digital Marketing and Sales Effectiveness - cites organizations and individuals who apply data-driven digital marketing and revenue generation to their businesses.  This includes technologies such as configure price quote, mobile marketing, account based marketing, sales by design. and other effectiveness analytics.
  • Digital Safety, Governance, and Privacy - spotlights organizations and individuals that support policies and technologies to manage how personal information is used, strategies for effective compliance, and privacy best practices.
  • Future of Work - Employee Experience - determines organizations and individuals that deliver the best possible employee experience as a means to maximize wellness and productivity using tools that support the future of work and people analytics.
  • Future of Work: Human Capital Management - identifies organizations and individuals that view the workforce as a competitive asset and apply technologies to gain competitive advantage and improve employee effectiveness. Key technologies include talent management, recruiting, benefits, payroll, and core HR.
  • Next-Generation Customer Experience - recognizes organizations and individuals that keep brand promises as business shifts to systems of engagement, systems of experience, and systems of mass personalization at scale through customer experience, CRM, service, and engagement.
  • Tech Optimization and Modernization - shows how organizations and individuals reduce technical debt to fund innovation using technologies such as but not limited to cloud computing, back office efficiencies, RPA and process mining, licensing optimization, ERP, GRC, integration, and others.


AI and Augmented Humanity

Director of Strategic Initiatives
Global Water Challenge / Global Environment & Technology Foundation
Associate Professor of Information Systems (Practice), Academic Director, SMU-TCS iCity Lab, Principal Investigator for the SHINESeniors project
Singapore Management University (SMU) iCity Lab
Business & Public Technology Manager, Senior Developer, Lead Cloud Engineer
City of Asheville IT Services

Data to Decisions

Senior Vice President, North America Financial Lines
VP Analytics and Innovation, Pearson Online Learning Services
General Manager, Data Science
Royal Dutch Shell
Chief Information Officer
GE Aviation
Development & Implementation Leader, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Digitization and Advanced Analytics Group
Senior Manager, Big Data
RingCentral, Inc.

Data-Driven Digital Networks (DDNs) and Business Models

Sr Director Product Management
Syniverse Technologies
IBM Food Trust
SVP, Operations
CEO & co-founder
CTO, Mediaocean

Digital Marketing and Sales Effectiveness

Sr. Director, Sales Ops & Strategy
Cox Automotive
President & CEO
Sportable Scoreboards
Executive Director Business Intelligence
Condé Nast
Director, Marketing Technology
Lincoln Financial Group
Vice President of Global Marketing

Digital Safety, Governance, and Privacy

Melanoma Institute of Australia
Chief Experience Officer
CULedger, LLC
Senior Vice President of Operations and Payments
VyStar Credit Union
Chair of the Board of Trustees
Sovrin Foundation
Chief Information Security Officer
Wellforce and Tufts Medical Center

Future of Work - Employee Experience

Information Strategy and Governance Director
American Family Insurance
Chief Financial Officer
Creative Dining Services
Sr. Manager
Managing Director - Internal IT

Future of Work: Human Capital Management

HRIS Manager
Rubio's Coastal Grill
VP, Human Resources
Henley Enterprises
Head of HR
Head of Total Workforce Management
Royal Philips
Manager, Talent and Organizational Development
SiteOne Landscape Supply
Svetlana Fenichel: Senior Manager, Organizational Excellence
Special Olympics

Next-Generation Customer Experience

CIO, City of Albuquerque
City of Albuquerque
Director, Global Learning & Knowledge Management
Dean and Vice President for Medical Affairs
The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School & UT Health Austin
EVP, Chief Digital, Information and Marketing Officer at 7-Eleven
Senior Vice President of Ticket Sales & Services
Golden State Warriors
Distribution, CRM and Strategic Planning Director
Posadas (Grupo Posadas, S.A.B. de C.V.)
Senior Director – Strategic Partnerships
New York Road Runners
Global Marketing and Sales IT Lead
Senior Director
Caesars Entertainment (Emerging Technology and Innovation)

Tech Optimization and Modernization

CRM Integration Manager 
Purolite Corporation 
IT Director, University of Pisa
University of Pisa
Senior Executive and CIO
General Electric Power
Vice President, Global Cash Operations
ACI Worldwide
General Manager, Operational Excellence
Senior Staff Hardware Engineer
VP, IT Planning
Controller & Director of Human Resources
Laird Management