Hardware and Software Categories: Trade Supplier - Manufacturer Companies

The CEDIA Awards program honors the industry's top products. Enter for the chance to have your latest release vetted by a qualified panel of the very home technology professionals who will be selling and installing it in the field. Hardware and software product entries compete in a global completion and are recognized annually. All 2017 product winners will be announced in the CEDIA booth at CEDIA 17 in San Diego on September 7.

Finalists and winners receive coverage in prominent trade press, video coverage during the CEDIA show, and special promotion from CEDIA to its members, plus the prestige of being recognized as an innovator within and outside the industry.

The CEDIA Awards hardware and software categories are now open for entries and will close Friday, July 14 at 11:59 p.m. (PT).

Entry Fee:
$300 per entry

Manufacturers will be invoiced for their entries to be paid prior to the start of judging on July 19. Any entries not paid for will be disqualified. Entrant company will receive one ticket for the CEDIA Awards Celebration at CEDIA 2017 on Wednesday, September 6 in San Diego.


  • Product awards open on Monday, March 13, 2017.
  • All entries are due by Friday, July 14, 2017. 
  • All entries will be evaluated and finalists will be selected by industry professionals. 
  • Finalists will be announced the week of August 14, 2017. 
  • Judges will see all finalists’ demos/presentations on Thursday, September 7 on site at the CEDIA Show in San Diego.
  • Winners will be announced and recognized Thursday, September 7 in the CEDIA booth.


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