The Annual Golden Mousetrap Awards took place on February 7, 2017 in conjunction with the MD&M West, ATX West, Electronics West, WestPack, Pacific Design & Manufacturing, and PLASTEC West shows in Anaheim, California.
During the ceremony, the finalists were honored and winners were announced in 16 subcategories within the fields of Automation & Control, Design Tools, Electronics & Test, and Materials & Assembly.
Lifetime Achievement Winner
Rising Engineering Star of the Year Winner
Gadget Freak Winner
Automation & Control: Motors and Mechanical Motion Devices
Flexion N-Series 6-Axis Robots - Epson Robots
Automation & Control: Industrial Network Technologies (e.g. I/O, Ethernet, Wireless)
SimpleLink™ dual-band CC1350 wireless MCU- Texas Instruments
Design Tools: Hardware & Software: Analysis & Calculation Software
MSC Apex Fossa- MSC Software Corporation
Materials & Assembly: 3D-Printing & Rapid Prototyping, Materials, Tools & Services
Blue Dot Lasers- Blue Dot Laser System