Smart Aotearoa - Sustainable Development Awards

(SASD 2023)

Congratulations to all of our 2022 SASD AWARD winners
and well done to all of our participants!

Photos from the event

The 2023 Smart Aotearoa - Sustainable Development competition will open in.

A showcase and prizegiving will be held in-person and online to bring together people of expertise from a range of sectors to recognise and celebrate evidence-based smart sustainable development which is happening across all sections of society in Aotearoa / New Zealand.

A unique opportunity to build a community of sustainable practitioners, form relationships, showcase applications and technologies with an innovation focus, and see what other organisations are doing in this space.


Public Organisations



Tertiary Institutions


The Best Research

The Best School Submission 

The Best Idea

The Best Māori Submission

The Best Pasifika Submission

The Best SDGs Project



 and Online

The showcase and prizegiving will be held in hybrid mode in-person at GridAKL and online.