February 5, 2019Anaheim Convention CenterAnaheim, CA

2018 Finalist

Automation & Motion Control:

Robotics
Exoskeleton Drive - maxon precision motors, inc.
Ginolis Lateral Flow Device Assembly System - Ginolis
Robolink D modular robotic joint system - igus Inc.

Controllers
C6015 Industrial PC - Beckhoff Automation
Pocket IO PLC Development Platform - Maxim Integrated
PSoC 6 - Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

Drives
DRV8323R brushless DC gate driver - Texas Instruments
Modbus Option for Low-End Drives - Dart Controls, Inc.
Sytronix DRn 5020 - Bosch Rexroth Corporation

Industrial Network Technologies
Allen-Bradley Stratix 5950 security appliance - Rockwell Automation
EtherCAT P - Beckhoff Automation
TBIP Hybrid Safety I/O Block for CIP Safety over EtherNet/IP - Turck Inc.

Motors and Mechanical Motion Devices
Allen Bradley Kinetix VPC servo motors - Rockwell Automation
EMC Heavy Duty (HD) electromechanical cylinders - Bosch Rexroth Corporation
TBM Frameless Brushless Motor - Kollmorgen

Sensors, Vision Systems, Feedback Devices, & Peripherals
CaliPile Multi-function Infrared Sensor Series - Excelitas Technologies
Embedded Vision Development Kit - Lattice Semiconductor
Millimeter wave (mmWave) radar sensors - Texas Instruments

Design Hardware & Software:

Arena Solutions Product Realization Platform - Arena Solutions
Data Commander - elliTek, Inc.
EE-Sim DC-DC Converter Tool - Maxim Integrated

Electronics & Test:

IoT & Connectivity
CYW43012 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Combo SoC - Cypress Semiconductor Corp
Nordic Thingy:52 IoT Sensor Kit - Nordic Semiconductor
SanDisk-branded iNAND 7250A Embedded Flash Drive - Western Digital Corporation

Analog/Power Management/Control
EZ-PD CCG3PA - Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
TERMITRAB Complete - Phoenix Contact USA
TPH3205WSBQA - Crimson Communicates

Components, Hardware & Interconnects
bq25703A buck-boost battery charge controller - Texas Instruments
Edge-Connect™ EC-14 - Tag-Connect
HCSF – High Current, SMD Fuse - SCHURTER

Embedded Computing/Processing
Helio P23 - MediaTek
RZ/G1N-RZ/G1H MCUs - Renesas Electronics America
SLX - Silexica GmbH

Test & Measurement
5 Series MSO Mixed Signal Oscilloscope - Tektronix
Multi-Pixel Gas Sensor SGP - Sensirion
Sustainable Cable Assemblies - Velocity Microwave

Materials & Assembly:

Adhesives
3M 4076 Extended Wear Medical Tape - 3M Health Care
Dow Corning EA-4600 LV Hot Melt RTV Translucent - The Dow Chemical Company
Hybrid structural adhesive DELO DUALBOND SJ2718 - DELO Industrial Adhesives

Fastening, Joining & Assembly Component
Compression Fitting- 1/32" OD Teflon Tubing - Beswick Engineering
Dow Corning EA-4600 LV Hot Melt RTV Translucent - The Dow Chemical Company
Refuse-to-Fuse System – Victaulic

Engineering Plastics & Composites, Metals & Alloys
Dow Performance Silicones Moldable Optical Silicones - The Dow Chemical Company
StreamLiner XT - Zeus Industrial Products, Inc.
VORAFUSE P6300 epoxy intermediates - Dow Automotive Systems