February 6, 2018Anaheim Convention CenterAnaheim, CA

2017 Golden Mousetrap Awards Categories

Returning to Anaheim in 2017, the Golden Mousetrap Awards recognize innovation in the following categories:

Automation & Motion Control

  • Controllers
  • Drives
  • Fluid Power Technologies
  • Industrial Network Technologies
  • Motors and Mechanical Motion Devices
  • Sensors, Vision Systems, Feedback Devices, & Peripherals

Design Tools: Hardware & Software

  • Analysis & Calculation Software
  • CAD/PDM/PLM Software

Electronics & Test

  • Analog/Power Management/Control
  • Components, Hardware & Interconnects
  • Embedded Computing/Processing
  • Test & Measurement

Materials & Assembly

  • Adhesives
  • Engineering Plastics & Composites
  • Fastening, Joining & Assembly Components
  • Metals & Alloys
  • 3D-Printing & Rapid Prototyping Materials, Tools & Services

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