How it Works

API World 2018 is the world’s largest vendor-neutral API conference, and the 2018 API Awards will be the definitive award night for the API industry. Our API World advisory board will select category winners across 18+ API categories.

API World nominations will be open April 23 through June 15, and winners will be announced on July 13. Winners will be presented with awards at the API Awards Ceremony on September 10 from 6 PM- 7 PM. They will receive 5 PRO Passes for their team.


API Infrastructure

API Management

API Middleware

API Security

Business Software APIs

Car APIs

Communication / Streaming APIs

Data APIs

Enterprise APIs

Finance APIs

Health APIs

Home APIs

Internet of Things APIs

Media APIs

Microservices APIs

Music / Video APIs

Payment APIs

Travel APIs


Monday, April 23, 2018
Nominations open

Friday, June 15, 2018
Nominations close: Judging begins

Friday, July 13, 2018
API World Award Winners Announced

Monday, September 10, 2018
API World Awards Ceremony

2018 Judges

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