IHS Markit will again host and judge the Innovation Awards at ShowStoppers @ IFA, the media reception during IFA in Berlin, Germany. The awards will take place on 5 September 2019 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Messe Berlin Fairgrounds, South Entrance Hall.
The Innovation Awards provide exhibitors at ShowStoppers @ IFA with an opportunity to showcase their leadership, ingenuity and innovation to an audience of key journalists from around the globe.
This year's awards will recognize the most innovative products in the following categories:
- AR, VR and gaming
- Fitness, wearables and health devices
- Mobile accessories
- Mobile computing
- Personal entertainment
- Robotics and drones
- Smart home and appliances
- Video displays and devices
Judges for the awards are renowned industry analysts at IHS Markit who cover the gamut of technology sectors related to each ShowStoppers event.
Deadline for submitting online for an Innovation Award is 4 September 2019. Learn more and submit your application here.
Speakers and Attendees
Senior Analyst, Smartphone and Mobile, IHS MarkitAnna Ahrens is a senior analyst at IHS Markit, focusing on mobile device research in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Senior Analyst, Smart Home and Appliances, IHS MarkitLiliana Alvarez Temix, Senior Analyst, Smart Home and Appliances, IHS Markit
Research and Analysis Director, TV, Consumer Electronics and DevicesMr. Paul Gray is a Principal Analyst/Researcher within the IHS Technology group. Mr. Gray joined IHS in November 2014, when IHS acquired DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market.
Lead Industry Analyst, Wireless Power & Power Supply, IHS MarkitDinesh Kithany is a senior principal analyst working in Smart Building, Home and Cities Technology team at IHS Markit in the UK.
Principal Analyst, Smart Home and Security TechnologyBlake Kozak is a principal analyst with the Security and Building Technologies group within IHS.
Research and Analysis Director, TV, Consumer Electronics and DevicesMr. Ken Park is a Research and Analysis Director, TV, Consumer Electronics and Devices within the IHS Technology group, mainly involving in TV Set Research as well as managing Asian analysts for Desktop Monitor, Notebook & Tablet, Smartphone and Digital Signage.
Senior Analyst, Smartphones, IHS MarkitGerrit Schneemann has followed the global handset market for more than a decade, as part of the IHS Markit team covering smartphones.