How it Works

API World 2016 is the world’s largest vendor-neutral API conference, and the 2016 API Awards will be the definitive award night for the API  industry. Our API World advisory board will select category winners  across 30+ API categories.
API World nominations will be open through June 30, and winners will be announced by July 8. Winners will be presented with awards at the API World conference and receive 5 PRO Passes for their team.


Thursday March 24, 2016
Nominations open

Thursday June 30, 2016
Nominations close: Judging begins

Tuesday September 12, 2016
Award recipients will receive their awards during the API World + Integrate VIP Reception


API Infrastructure

API Management

API Middleware

API Security

Business Software APIs

Car APIs

Communication APIs

Data APIs

Enterprise APIs

Finance APIs

Health APIs

Home APIs

Internet of Things APIs

Media APIs

Mobile APIs

Music / Video APIs

Payment APIs

Travel APIs

Award Winners


Michael Ludden

Product Manager, Developer Relations
IBM Watson

John Musser

Founder & CEO
API Science

Neha Sampat


Michael Stowe

Developer Relations Manager
MuleSoft Inc

Steven Willmott


Rob Zazueta

Director of Digital Strategy
TIBCO Software Inc.