From nine competing institutions globally, the winning team is:

The team consisted of HTMi Dubai Students: Elijah Lord Adem, Gurtej Singh and Anandha Vinayagam Meenachi Sundaram, whose innovation challenge concept focused on a hygienic service delivery system to reduce the human-to-human contact during service delivery to help prevent COVID-19 infections in the hospitality and tourism industry. The concept also enables efficiency and timely delivery of service to guests using IoT and Artificial Intelligence. In addition to the above, the system will also empower the guest with more sophisticated room deliveries with comfort and privacy during their stay in hotels.