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Early Bird- Deadline:  September 1, 2023

Submission Deadline: October 13, 2023

IoT/Connected Product Awards Categories

Commercial

Product Category

AV and Collaboration/Communication

  • Video Conferencing, Audio Conferencing, Collaboration, Wireless Presentation, Lighting Control, Room Scheduling
  • Collaboration, Wireless Presentation, Lighting Control, Room Scheduling
  • Digital Signage
  • Digital Signage, Wireless Presentation
  • In-Ceiling Speakers
  • Collaboration, Lighting Control, Audio, Video Displays, Wireless Presentation
  • Digital Signage, Access Control

Access Control 

  • Access Control Management Programs & Software (including Managed/Hosted Access Control
  • Biometrics
  • Access Control Panels, Keypads & Readers
  • Smart Locks
  • Intercoms / Video Doorbells / Miscellaneous Access Products (i.e., turnstiles, gates, key management)
  • Apps

Intrusion/ Fire

  • Keypads and Control Panels
  • Smoke, Heat & CO Detectors
  • Mass Notification, Emergency Communications & Call Boxes
  • Miscellaneous Fire Products (i.e., sprinkling, gas detection, flood detection, horns, strobes, etc.)
  • Motion & Other Detectors, Switches & Contacts, and Bells & Sirens
  • Apps

Smart Building Controls

  • Smart Panels / Controllers / Communicators; HVAC Integration Systems / Connected Thermostats; Lighting Controls / Motorized Shade Controls & Accessories; and Touchscreens, Keypads, Controls, Remotes, Tablets & IR Extenders
  • Includes, but is not limited to: Power Supplies; Physical Security Information Management (PSIM); Metal & Chemical Detectors; Loss Prevention & Asset Tracking; Safes; Command Center Consoles; Equipment Racks & Furniture; UPS & Surge Protection; and Wire/Cable Infrastructure.
  • Lighting Control, Audio, Video Displays, Wireless Presentation
  • Remote Patient Monitoring, Asset/Inventory Management
  • Mobile POS, Kiosk, Inventory Management, Security/Loss Prevention
  • HVAC / Smart Grid Management
  • Apps
  • Operations/Connected Factory/Smart Factory, Predictive Maintenance, Field Service, Mobile Devices
  • Hardware: Gateway, Router, Embedded PC, Beacon, Wearable
  • Sensors: Temperature, Location, Proximity, Pressure, Water Quality, Smoke, Gas/Chemical, Motion, Infrared, Acceleration, Humidity
  • Software: Data Management, Device Management, Device Recognition, Remote Monitoring and Management, Remote Access, Analytics, System Design
  • Platforms” Application, Cloud, Data Management, Infrastructure, Edge Process/Control
  • Identity and Access Management, Network Security/Cybersecurity, Application Security, Encryption, Analytics, API Security, PKI Security
  • Traffic Control, Public Safety, Lighting Control, Parking Optimization
  • Fleet Management/Telematics
  • Cyber Security/Network Security

Video Surveillance

  • Cloud-Based Solutions
  • DVRs/NVRs, Recording & Data Storage
  • Drones (UAVs) & Robots (AGVs)
  • Encoders
  • Fixed & PTZ Cameras
  • Megapixel, 4K Ultra & Other HD Cameras
  • Thermal, IR & Other Specialized Cameras
  • Video Management Systems (VMS) & Video Analytics
  • Miscellaneous Video Products (i.e., Displays, Wireless Components, Switches) NOTE: Robotics could be pulled out on its own for ground, aerial, counter, stationary, mobile, etc.

Commercial Vertical Markets / Application Location (select up to 3 to write about)

  • Corporate Meeting Rooms  
  • Corporate Lobbies
  • Corporate Smart Office
  • Corporate Training Facilities
  • Corporate Building Automation
  • Hospitality Guest Rooms
  • Healthcare Patient Rooms
  • Healthcare Nursing/Assisted Living 
  • Daycare
  • Education Classrooms
  • Education Student Centers
  • Education Dorm Rooms
  • Education Critical Infrastructure
  • Stadiums/Arenas
  • Manufacturing Facility
  • Financial Building
  • Food Service Facility
  • Agriculture
  • Transportation
  • Gaming / Casinos
  • Smart City

Residential

Product Category

Appliances

  • Large Home Appliances - refrigerators, ovens, washers, dryers, etc...
  • Small Home Appliances - microwave ovens, toasters, coffee makers, etc...
  • Apps

Audio / Video

  • Streaming devices (receivers, media servers, blu ray players, projectors) 
  • TV / Display 
  • Speakers
  • Apps

Control Interface 

  • Voice Activation 
  • Touchpanels
  • Remotes
  • Switches / Keypads
  • Gesture Control
  • Sensors
  • Facial Recognition 
  • Mobile Devices
  • Apps

Home Enhancement

  • Central Vac 
  • Motorized Window Treatments
  • Furniture/Mounts
  • Power Management / Surge Protection
  • Pool and Spa Control 
  • Irrigation Control 
  • Aging In Place (PERS)
  • Apps

Lighting 

  • Lightbulbs
  • Lighting Controllers
  • Sensors
  • Fixtures
  • Apps

Miscellaneous

Network Communication 

  • Phone Systems 
  • Routers / Switches
  • Computers 
  • Cell Phone Boosters
  • Apps

Network Security

  • Routers / Switches
  • Cyber-security Devices
  • Wireless Access Points
  • Apps

Physical Security - Entry Systems

  • Access Control Panels, Keypads & Readers
  • Electronic, Smart or Mechanical Locks
  • Intercoms / Video Doorbells / Telephone Entry
  • Apps

Physical Security - Intrusion

  • Control Panels, Keypads & User Interfaces
  • Motion & Other Detectors, Switches & Contacts, and Bells & Sirens
  • Signal Transmission
  • Intrusion Detection Apps

Physical Security – Surveillance

  • Residential Video Surveillance Cameras and Recording Equipment
  • Video Surveillance Apps

Vehicle

  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Connected Car Features
  • Electric Vehicle Charging

Wearables

  • Watches
  • Fitness Trackers
  • Health Trackers
  • Location Trackers

    ​​Residential Vertical Markets / Application Location (select up to 3 to write about)

    • Kitchen  
    • Bathroom  
    • Laundry Room         
    • Bedroom   
    • Office
    • Rec / Entertainment Room   
    • Garage / Car     
    • Gym
    • Outdoor / Yard / Pool
    • Dining Room    
    • Utility Room
    • Porch / Deck/Patio / Front Door           
    • Basement
    • Home Theater / Gaming Room     
    • Living Room
    • Nursery     
    • Whole-house Security
    • Miscellaneous Consumer Products / Wearables               
    • Pets
    • Whole-house Entertainment / Infrastructure / Network
    • Whole-Home Application