Arlington, VA—The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) issued a call for entries for the 2015 CES Innovation Awards. Nominations will be accepted through September 15, 2014. The 2015 Best of Innovation Honorees will be announced November 11, 2014 at CES Unveiled New York and showcased at the 2015 International CES, scheduled for January 6–9, 2015, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The annual Innovation Awards competition honors outstanding design and engineering across 28 consumer technology categories. The awards program includes a new category for 2015: Safe Driving, dedicated to products and services that allow consumers to make responsible decisions behind the wheel by limiting distraction, improving safety and integrating technology to enhance the driving experience.
“The CES Innovation Awards program has evolved along with the consumer technology industry, providing new categories and new opportunities for innovators to gain exposure and recognition,” said Karen Chupka, senior vice president, International CES, and corporate business strategy, CEA. “We admire and honor brilliantly designed and engineered products from companies of all sizes. And we look forward to seeing the latest innovations across this year’s award categories.”
The 2015 Innovation Awards program is open to all companies, regardless of CES exhibitor status. Products entered must debut for sale in U.S. retail outlets or on the Internet between April 1, 2014 and April 1, 2015. For any questions regarding the 2015 CES Innovations Awards, contact InnovationAwards@CE.org .
The 2015 CES, owned and produced by CEA, will feature more than 3,500 exhibitors unveiling the latest consumer technology products and services across the entire ecosystem of consumer technologies. cesweb.org