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CES Asia Innovation Awards

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The CES Asia Innovation Awards Call for Entries is now closed.

The CES Asia Innovation Awards celebrates outstanding product design and engineering in brand-new consumer technology products from CES Asia exhibitors.

Award Categories

The CES Asia Innovation Awards recognizes technologies across 20 awards categories:

  • 3D Printing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Audio
  • Augmented Reality
  • Content and Online
  • Drones
  • Green Technologies
  • Health
  • Home Entertainment
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Lifestyle
  • Mobile
  • Robotics
  • Smart Home
  • Sports and Fitness
  • Vehicle Technology
  • Video/4K Ultra HD
  • Video Gaming
  • Virtual Reality
  • Wearables

Award Benefits

  • The opportunity to display your product in the Innovation Awards Showcase at CES Asia, one of the most popular destinations on the show floor.
  • CES Asia Innovation Awards Honoree trophy to display in your exhibit at CES Asia and in your company’s trophy case.
  • Industry-wide recognition and media attention through a CES Asia press release announcing the honorees.
  • Exposure on the official CES Asia website.

Entry Qualifications

  • The CES Asia Innovation Awards program is open to only official CES Asia exhibiting company.
  • Products entered must fit within one of the official award categories.
  • Products entered must be available for sale to the public in retail outlets for the first time between January 1, 2018, and January 1, 2019. If sold online, items must ship to consumers by January 1, 2019 to be eligible.
  • If you are named an Honoree, one sample of your Honoree product must be available for display in the Innovation Awards Showcase at CES Asia, June 13-15, 2018 in Shanghai, China.

Honoree Selection Process

Three different judges will evaluate each product category on five criteria:

  • Engineering qualities
  • Aesthetic and design qualities
  • Intended use/function and user value
  • Unique, novel and attractive features
  • Level of innovation

Program Rules

  • The CES Asia Innovation Awards is open only to companies exhibiting at CES Asia 2018.
  • All entered products must be displayed at CES Asia 2018.
  • Applications must be completed online by April 20, 2018.
  • At least two different product photographs must accompany each entry.
  • All entry forms are the property of International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd.
  • Incomplete entries will be disqualified.
  • Falsified entries will be disqualified.
  • International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. reserve the right to rescind any awards granted to honorees that have misrepresented their product or entry in the competition.
  • International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. reserve the exclusive right to set, modify and interpret all conditions regarding this competition without claim for damage or recourse of any kind.
  • Each company selected as an Honoree grants International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. permission, without compensation, to use its name and photograph/likeness and/or entry in promoting this or similar awards programs in the future.
  • In the event a virus compromises the competition, non-authorized human intervention, tampering, or other causes beyond the reasonable control of International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. , which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness, or proper operation of the Call for Entries, International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Call for Entries. Should the Call for Entries be terminated prior to the stated closing date, International CES (Shanghai) Exhibition Company and Shanghai Intex Exhibition Company Ltd. reserve the right to announce honorees based on the nominations received before the termination date.

Call for Judges

Help shape the future with your knowledge and expertise of the technology industry.

The CES Asia Innovation Awards is a prestigious competition honoring outstanding design and engineering in consumer technology products. Applications will be accepted starting in February 2018.

If selected as a judge, please note that each entry takes approximately 10-15 minutes to evaluate. Judging is performed entirely online starting in April 2018, with no travel required. Judging responsibilities will be dependent on the number of product submissions per category.

Applicants will be notified of their selection status by email in early April.

CES Asia Innovation Awards Official Rules


Suning Holdings Group

Founded in 1990, Suning Holdings Group is one of the leading commercial enterprises in China, with two public companies in China and Japan. In 2017, the company was ranked second in the top 500 privately-owned enterprises in China, with an annual revenue of 65.7 billion USD (412.95 billion RMB). With its mission of “Leading the Ecosystem Across Industries by Creating Elite Quality of Life for All”, Suning has gone from strength to strength, expanding its core business through eight vertical industries: Suning.com, Logistics, Financial Services, Technology, Real Estate, Media & Entertainment, Sports, and Investment. Suning.com was listed on the 2017 Fortune Global 500.