CogX Awards

Monday 14th March 2022, London UK

CogX Announces Winners of the 5th Annual CogX Awards and Support for the Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine

61 Awards were announced from Best Innovation to Recognising Leadership, with a guest address from the Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine

Monday 14th March 2022, London UK

On Monday night, CogX hosted some of the world’s greatest technology trailblazers to recognise the innovators and change makers impacting our world at the 5th edition of its annual CogX Awards held at Samsung KX in London. CogX also announced its plans and early-bird passes for the CogX Global Leadership Summit and Festival of AI, Blockchain, the Metaverse and Transformational Technology on June 13th to 15th. 

In addition to this year’s winners, CogX invited Alex Bornyakov, Deputy Minister for Digital Transformation, to understand how the UK tech community can help the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine. CogX announced that 10% of this year’s sales will be donated to the following charities: UN Refugees Agency & Choose Love.

Charlie Muirhead, Co-Founder & CEO of CogX, said: 

“To all the winners at this year’s CogX Awards, congratulations! This year’s entrants yet again raised the bar and we look forward to hearing your talks at the CogX Festival in June.” 


“And thank you, Alex Bornyakov, Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, for a moving and inspiring speech explaining the tragic events unfolding in Ukraine and what the tech community needs to do to play its part in urgently addressing and supporting this humanitarian crisis. A huge thank you to Chris Philp, Minister for Tech and the Digital Economy, who clearly laid out the call to action for the UK tech community and then introduced Alex.”

Historically, the Awards have included some of the most successful up-and-coming technology startups and entrepreneurs, including UiPath, the fastest-growing RPA software company with a $30 billion blockbuster IPO, and Lyric Jain, who entered a landmark fact-checking partnership with Facebook in 2021. Past winners also include Deepmind, Greta Thunberg, PwC, AstraZeneca, OpenAI and Spotify. 


The Awards Ceremony was hosted by Darius Campbell and leading criminal Memory Scientist and Author, Dr Julia Shaw.

On the night 10 Awards were given to:

The full list of 2022 Award winners are below

During the evening, exciting plans for the CogX Festival 2022 were also announced. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the winners and hear from the world’s most inspiring thought leadership by being part of the world's biggest and most inclusive Festival of AI, Blockchain, the Metaverse and all the latest Transformational Technologies taking place on 13th-15th June 2022, in London. 


Showcasing 1,000 speakers across 20 inspiring topics from leadership to ethics to health and our planet, the CogX Festival brings together global leaders, the technology industry and the public in one place focused on addressing the question, "How do we get the next 10 years right?".


Congratulations to all the 2022 Award winners and everyone who entered.

The full list of this years’ CogX Awards winners include: