2017 Annual AmCham Women of Influence Awards Online Nomination

Awards Ceremony, Friday, November 10, 2017
Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Level 2, 8:00am - 2:30pm

Welcome to the AmCham Women of Influence Awards 2017 (WOI)
Online Nomination System

Now in their fourteenth year, the awards are an exciting and important recognition of outstanding women and their supporters in Hong Kong. View the full list of past award winners here.

To be eligible, individuals or companies must be nominated via the system by filling out the online forms. Each nomination must be submitted by the deadline of Monday, September 18, 2017 (Monday September 4, 2017 for early submission assistance, details here).

In total there are nine awards, seven for individual female candidates, one for best company and one award open to male candidates for “Champion for the Advancement of Women”.  All fields must be completed and within the given word count. The candidate, whether an individual or a company, needs to have a strong and demonstrable link with Hong Kong. Candidates are not required to be a U.S. citizen or to work for a U.S. corporation. For a company submission, candidates are not required to be U.S. corporations. 

Women of Influence Awards 2017 Awards and Judging Criteria (view here)

  • Please note the nominations are closed


There is enormous talent in Hong Kong deserving of recognition, and we greatly appreciate those who take the time and effort to nominate outstanding award candidates. Nominators are invited to attend an exclusive cocktail reception on the evening of November 9 (first come, first served) and successful nominators of award winners will be recognized at the Women of Influence Conference November 10.

Companies associated with the AmCham Women of Influence Conference & Awards - including conference sponsors (direct financial contributors with tiered recognition status) or companies associated with judges, event planning committee members and their immediate families - are not eligible for the Best Company Award.  Members of these companies are welcome to nominate people in all of the individual award categories.

Women of Influence Awards 2017 Judging Process

September 4, 2017

Early submission deadline

September 18, 2017

Regular submission deadline

Mid October, 2017
(11th - 16th)

The judging panel will make its final choices from a shortlist of
nominees in each category

Late October, 2017
(24th - 27th)

Winners will be notified by the co-chief judges and invited to attend
the awards presentation ceremony during lunch at the WOI Conference
which will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Four Seasons
Hotel Hong Kong

Women of Influence Awards 2017 Distinguished Judges

Women of Influence Awards - All Past Winners