2018 Annual AmCham Women of Influence Awards Online Nomination

Awards Ceremony, Friday, November 16, 2018
Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, Grand Ballroom, Level 2, 8:00am - 2:30pm

Welcome to the AmCham Women of Influence Awards 2018 (WOI)
Online Nomination System

Now in their fifteenth 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 17, 2018 (Monday, September 3, 2018 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 2018 Awards and Judging Criteria (view here)
The nomination is now closed (Please contact Mimi Shih at [email protected] for any enquiries)


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. All shortlisted nominees and their nominators are invited to attend an exclusive cocktail reception on the evening of November 15.

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 2018 Judging Process

  • September 3, 2018
    • Early submission deadline

  • September 17, 2018
    • Regular submission deadline

  • Mid October, 2018 (12th – 16th)

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

  • Late Oct – early Nov, 2018 (31st – 2nd)

    • 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 16, 2018 at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong.

Women of Influence Awards 2018 Distinguished Judges

Women of Influence Awards - All Past Winners