CTA Announces CES 2021 Innovation Awards Honorees

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®today announced the CES® 2021 Innovation Awards honorees,  including those products recognized as Best of Innovation. The CES Innovation Awards is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering in consumer technology products across 28 product categories. The honorees of this highly anticipated competition receive global recognition from industry leaders and media who use the CES Innovation Awards to identify outstanding products, upcoming trends and how companies are using technology to change lives for the better.

An elite panel of industry expert judges, including members of the media, designers, engineers and more, reviewed submissions based on innovation, engineering and functionality, aesthetic and design. Honorees recognized as Best of Innovation are given to those rated highest across the product categories. 

The announcement was made ahead of the first-ever, all-digital CES 2021, the world’s most influential technology event, happening Jan. 11-14, 2021. CES 2021 will bring the entire tech industry together to connect and collaborate. Audiences from around the world will be able to participate in CES, many for the first time.

At CES 2021, audiences will hear from the world’s leading tech innovators from the comfort of their own home or office; exhibitors will launch their latest products and host live demonstrations; and attendees can connect with global brands, the hottest startups and each other. 

The CES 2021 Innovation Awards received more than 1200 submissions and those designated as honorees, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at CES.tech/innovation. The full list of Best of Innovation and all honorees will be revealed during CES 2021, on Jan. 11, 2021. Best of Innovation honorees include the following. 

1st Mate Marine Safety & Security System
Brunswick Corporation
Category: In-Vehicle Entertainment & Safety
AMD Ryzen™ 5000 Series Desktop Processors
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
Category: Computer Hardware & Components
BioButton™ medical grade device and data services
BioIntelliSense, Inc., a continuous health monitoring and clinical intelligence company
Category: Wearable Technologies
EES (Electromagnetic Engineered Surfaces)
Category: Smart Cities

Category: Health & Wellness
Galaxy Buds+ BTS Edition
Samsung Electronics, Inc.
Category: Headphones & Personal Audio
Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G/Galaxy Note20 5G
Samsung Electronics, Inc.
Category: Mobile Devices & Accessories

IBM & The Mayflower Autonomous Ship & The AI Captain
Category: Vehicle Intelligence & Transportation
Imverse Live3D rendering engine and volumetric holograms
Category: Streaming
John Deere X-Series Combine
John Deere
Category: Robotics
LUMI Keys 1
Category: Computer Peripherals & Accessories
OrCam Read
OrCam Technologies
Category: Accessibility
Origin Health – Remote Patient Monitoring
Origin Wireless
Category: Software & Mobile Apps

P-Next3 InstaView® Door-in-Door® with Voice Recognition
LG Electronics Inc.
Category: Home Appliances
Spatial Reality Display
Sony Electronics, Inc.
Category: Computer Hardware & Components
The Fifth-Generation Waymo Driver
Category: Vehicle Intelligence & Transportation
U by Moen™ Smart Faucet
Moen Incorporated
Category: Home Appliances
Category: Digital Imaging/Photography
Category: Health & Wellness


CES 2021 will take place Jan. 11-14, 2021Registration is now open.

  • Jan. 11: Exclusive media-only access to Media Day press conferences and Verizon keynote.
  • Jan. 12-13: Exhibitor showcase and conference programming.
  • Jan. 14: CES Partner Programming. 
  • Access the digital venue and on demand content through Feb. 15, 2021

Owned and produced by CTA, CES 2021 will be an all-digital experience connecting exhibitors, customers, thought leaders and media from around the world. CES 2021 will allow participants to hear from technology innovators, see cutting-edge technologies and the latest product launches, and engage with global brands and startups from around the world. For over 50 years, CES has been the global stage for innovation, and CES 2021 will provide an engaging platform for companies large and small to launch products, build brands and form partnerships. Visit CES.tech for all CES 2021 updates and the media pagefor all press resources.

***About CES: 
CES® is the most influential tech event in the world – the proving ground for breakthrough technologies and global innovators. This is where the world’s biggest brands do business and meet new partners, and the sharpest innovators hit the stage. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, CES features every aspect of the tech sector. CES 2021 will be an all-digital experience taking place Jan. 11-14, 2021. CES returns to Las Vegas Jan. 5-8, 2022. Learn more at CES.tech and follow CES on social.

About Consumer Technology Association: 
As North America’s largest technology trade association, CTA® is the tech sector. Our members are the world’s leading innovators – from startups to global brands – helping support more than 18 million American jobs. CTA owns and produces CES® – the most influential tech event in the world. Find us at CTA.tech. Follow us @CTAtech.