Categories & Criteria

Product Awards

Aerospace/Military/Defence Product of the Year – This award recognises the most innovative product in the aerospace/military/defence industry showing outstanding performance and technical abilities.

Automotive Product of the Year – This award will recognise a product in the automotive market that shows innovation and demonstrates technical capabilities and usefulness that stands out from other automotive products.

Display Product of the Year – This award will be given to the company with the most outstanding display product demonstrating innovation and originality and should differ to other products on the market.

Enclosure Product of the Year – This award will recognise an enclosure product that stands out in its field for originality, innovation and technical abilities.

Engineering Development/Design Tool of the Year – This award will acknowledge a design tool, application or software IP that shows advanced technical abilities and innovation. It should be a useful tool which improves performance and designs.

Interconnection Product of the Year – This award will go to the company with the most outstanding interconnection product that demonstrates durability, innovation and differs to other connectors on the market.

Internet of Things Product of the Year – This will be awarded to the best product that provides true innovation in the Internet of Things. It should be a product that is different to anything else on the Internet of Things market.

Power Product of the Year – This award will recognise the most innovative power product that has demonstrated outstanding performance on the market in terms of its technical abilities, its impact on the market and what makes it different to other power products.

Test, Measurement & Inspection Product of the Year – This award will recognise a test, measurement and inspection product that has made a significant impact on the market. Products should demonstrate outstanding performance and innovation.

Embedded Solution Product of the Year – This award will recognise the most innovative embedded solution that shows outstanding technical ability and performance.

Business Awards

Distributor of the Year – This award will recognise a distributor that excels in many fields including but not limited to customer service, product ranges and innovation, marketing initiatives and has achieved clear business milestones.

Electronics Manufacturer of the Year – This will be awarded to a manufacturer who has demonstrated technology innovation and business success within the electronics market. Highlights can include but are not limited to collaborations, partnerships, investments, new products and innovation. 

Excellence in Innovation – This award will recognise a company that has shown innovation that has made a significant impact within its market.

Environmental Leadership – Honouring sustainability, environmental achievement and leadership within the electronics industry.

Best Customer Service – This award will recognise a company that goes above and beyond for their customers.

Academic Support – This award will recognise a company that is working with young people in education to encourage them into an engineering career. This can include going into schools and having apprenticeship schemes.

Most Outstanding PR Agency – This award will be given to the PR Agency that goes above and beyond for their clients, helping companies to expose themselves in the right way in the electronics industry.

Special Award

Industry Personality – This award will recognise an individual working within the Electronics industry– who has made a significant contribution to the industry, raising the profile of the industry, improving the supply chain, boosting their company and working closely with their customers and suppliers.