Nominations are open for the DuPont Pioneer innovationIOWA Leader of the Year Award, to be announced in the 2016 innovationIOWA magazine. The magazine unveiling party will be 5-7 p.m. April 5 at Workiva in the Iowa State University Research Park. The award is designed to recognize an individual or organization for their originality, leadership and impact on their company, state and local economy, or the public through innovative concepts, processes, or products. Make a nomination online. The deadline is noon Nov. 13.