Urban Infra Business Awards 2023

After successful conclusion of 1st and 2nd edition of Urban Infra Business Summit & Awards, Urban Infra Group is pleased to announce the date of
third edition of Urban Infra Business Leadership Awards 2023. The 3rd Edition of Urban Infra Business Summit & Awards 2023 will be held on 7th December 2023 at India International Centre, New Delhi, India.

The Urban Infra Business Leadership Awards is organised every year by Urban Infra Group (Urban Infra Communication, Urban Transport News and Metro Rail Today) in collaboration with leading industries, corporates and media houses to honour and recognize industry leaders (individuals as well as corporates) for their extraordinary contribution in developing major infrastructure projects in India through their innovative ideas, products, and services.

We know that industry leaders in the railways, transportation and urban infrastructure sectors need to establish and maintain close, effective relationships with stakeholders, policy makers and passengers that stand the test of time. This event will certainly help them to explore their visibility before the right audience.

Key Dates
  • End date for submission of Nominations: 15th October 2023
  • Announcement of Winners: 25th October 2023
  • Award Ceremony: 7th December 2023
  • Venue: India International Centre, New Delhi, India

Eligibility for Awards
  • Nominations are invited in two categories – Individual and Corporate
  • Nominations are open to all individuals/businesses (Govt./Non-Govt.) irrespective of their age, experience and the size of the business.
  • The individual nominee should be either working or retired from the capacity of Senior/Middle Management positions such as CMD, MD, CEO, Director, VP, Executive Director, HOD, General Managers. Exceptional persons like Engineers will special skills can also nominate themselves for the awards.
  • Blacklisted companies are not eligible for the Urban Infra Business Leadership Awards.
  • The corporate nominee must have at least one representative office in India and be engaged in development-oriented infrastructure projects.
  • The nomination form must be filled out either by the nominee or authorized representatives.
  • More than one nomination can be submitted from a company or firm or individual in deafferent categories of awards, if they qualify the eligibility criteria..
Industry Covered
  • Railways, Metro Railways, Railroad, Rail Wheel & Coach Factories and associated Industries
  • EPC, Construction, OEMs and Infrastructure Companies
  • Rail & Metro related projects executing Bodies, SPVs, PSUs, Operators etc.
  • Manufacturers, Suppliers, Fabricators and Dealers for the Railways, Construction and Infrastructure Industry
  • Electric Mobility, Urban Mobility, Micro-mobility, Logistics and Transportation Industry
  • Consultancy Firms, PMC, Innovators, Research & Development Organisations, Training, Patent Holders, Technocrats and Project Financing Bodies
Categories of Awards


I01) Most Exemplary Urban Infra Leader of the Year (for Life Time Achievements)
I02) Most Innovative Urban Infra Leader of the Year
I03) Most Innovative Urban Rail Business Leader of the Year
I04) Most Innovative Urban Infra Business Leader of the Year 
I05) Most Innovative Urban Mobility Business Leader of the Year
I06) Most Innovative Urban Rail Technology Leader of the Year
I07) Most Innovative Urban Infra Architect of the Year
I08) Emerging Urban Infra Man of the Year
I09) Emerging Urban Infra Woman of the Year
I10) Modern Metro Man of the Year
I11) Modern Metro Woman of the Year

(Females can also apply for other category of awards)


Corporates can submit their nominations in the following seven categories/sub-categories:-

City Infrastructure

C12) Most Innovative Transit Oriented City of the Year
C13) Most Innovative City Planner of the Year

EPC & Construction

C14) Excellence in Urban Infra Development
C15) Excellence in Rail Infra Development
C16) Excellence in Airports/Stations Development
C17) Excellence in Rail & Metro Construction
C18) Excellence in Architect & Engineering Design
C19) Excellence in Safety Audit & Quality Control
C20) Urban Infra EPC Startup of the Year


C21) Most preferred Electric Bus of the Year
C22) Most preferred Electric Car of the Year
C23) Most preferred Electric Two Wheeler of the Year
C24) Most preferred Electric Three Wheeler of the Year
C25) Urban Infra E-Mobility Startup of the Year

Rail & Metro

C26) Most Admired MRTS of the Year
C27) Most Innovative MRTS of the Year
C28) Commuter Centric MRTS of the Year
C29) Green Mobility Project of the Year
C30) Rail Business Leader of the Year
C31) Excellence in Training & Development
C32) Sustainable Mobility Promoter of the Year
C33) Excellence in Indigenous Development 
C34) Excellence in Railway Logistics Solutions
C35) Excellence in O&M Practices
C36) Excellence in Rolling Stock Solutions
C37) Excellence in CBTC & Signaling Solutions
C38) Excellence in Track Solutions
C39) Excellence in AFC Solutions
C40) Excellence in Telecom Solutions
C41) Excellence in Train Radio Solutions
C42) Excellence in Traction & Power Supply Solutions
C43) Excellence in E&M Solutions
C44) Excellence in Camera & CCTV Solutions
C45) Most Innovative PPP Metro Project of the Year
C46) Excellence in Fire Safety Solutions
C47) Excellence in HVAC Solutions
C48) Excellence in Ticketing & Payment Solutions
C49) Excellence in IT & Allied Infra Solutions
C50) Excellence in IoT & AI-based Technology Solutions
C51) Excellence in Cyber Security Solutions
C52) Excellence in Breaks & Connectors Solutions
C53) Excellence in Calibration & Measuring Equipment Solutions
C54) Excellence in Railway M&P Solutions
C55) Excellence in Railway Automation Solutions
C56) Excellence in Steel Component Solutions
C57) Excellence in ACP & Façade Solutions
C58) Excellence in Fastener Solutions
C59) Excellence in PIDS/PAS Solutions
C60) Excellence in Gangway & Coupler Solutions
C61) Excellence in Aluminum Component Solutions
C62) Excellence in Rubber & Glass Solutions
C63) Excellence in Wheel & Axles Solutions

Transit & Mobility

C64) Most Preferred Bus Transit System of the Year
C65) Most Innovative Water Transit System of the Year
C66) Most Innovative Ropeway & Pods Company of the Year
C67) Most Innovative Micro Mobility Company of the Year
C68) Most Innovative Mobility App of the year
C69) Most Innovative Mobility Startup of the Year

PMC & Consultancy

C70) Most Preferred Consultancy for Urban Infra sectors
C71) Excellence in Project Management & Consultancy
C72) Excellence in Geotechnical Services Solutions
C73) Excellence in Urban Infra PR Solutions
C74) Excellence in Urban Infra Manpower Solutions

Urban Logistics

C75) Most Innovative Urban Logistics Company of the Year


The nominations for the 3rd edition of Urban Infra Business Leadership Awards 2023 can be completed in the following three steps:-
  • Step 1: Fill Nomination Form Online/Offline
  • Step 2: Receive Invoice for Payment towards Nominations Fee
  • Step 3: Pay Nomination Fee and Get Confirmation E-mail

Nomination Fee
  • INR 15,000 + GST 18% or USD 300 for Corporate Nominee
  • INR 10,000 + GST 18% or USD 200 for Individual Nominee
  • Govt/PSU/SPV/Railway Production Units/Retired Govt. Servants are Exempted from payment of Nomination fee
  • The nomination fee is Non-refundable.
The last date for submitting nominations for the 3rd Edition of Urban Infra Business Awards 2023 is 15th October 2023.

Selection Procedure

1. The winners will be selected by a team of industry experts and our editorial advisory board.
2. The evaluation of winners will be done based on their contribution and innovative achievements irrespective of the age of the person or business entity.
3. Criteria to be considered by the selection committee include excellence in the following areas:
  • Use of the latest innovation & technology
  • Result-oriented products & solutions
  • Strong and result-oriented leadership skills
  • Outstanding track record in the Industry

Announcement of Winners
  • The nominees and award winners will be notified of the decision via email by 25th October 2023.
  • The award recipient will be honored with an artistic trophy/certificate at the 3rd Urban Infra Business Summit & Awards 2023 to be held on 7th December 2023 at India International Centre, New Delhi, India.
  • The winners will be awarded an artistic trophy along with a 'Certificate of Appreciation' in presence of renowned industry leaders.
  • In case of any dispute in respect to the eligibility criteria or selection of finalists, the decision of the host will be final. However, in case of non-agreement with the decision of host, the party can approach any of the judicial courts situated in Delhi/New Delhi only.

Contact Persons

Mr. Vinod Shah
Programme Director
T: +91 9716454505

Mr. Surya Shah
Vice President-Marketing
T: +91 7047192017

Ms. Khushboo Parveen
Programme Coordinator
T: +91 9343558967

Business Office

Urban Infra Communication Pvt. Ltd.
101, Khudi Ram Bose Marg, 
Mayur Vihar Phase 1, 
New Delhi - 110091, India

Tel: 011-42484505

Nominations for Urban Infra Business Leadership Awards 2023 Awards is OPEN now.