There are 9 award categories, each with a €5,000 prize. Individual winners will also have a chance to become the Booking.com Technology Playmaker of the Year 2020 and win an additional €10,000 prize. Winners can also choose to donate their prize money to a charity of their choice.
This award recognizes an agent of change (for everyone, not just women) who is tackling the under-representation of women or promoting diversity and inclusion within the IT and Technology workforce by championing women, changing company cultures, shattering glass ceilings or challenging the status quo. A prize of €5,000 will be awarded to the winner.