CEDIA members have been waiting for the green light, and they now have it, as the association has announced that CEDIA Awards 2016 is officially open for entries.
The CEDIA Awards recognises and promotes high quality system design, installation and integration within the smart home industry. Entries are open to all members across the EMEA region and entrants have until Monday 18th April 2016 to complete and submit their online entry forms.
Established in 2006, the prestigious CEDIA Awards celebrate excellence in home technology design, installation and integration across the EMEA region (the UK, Europe, Africa, the CIS & Russia, the Middle East, India and Pakistan).
To enter this year’s awards, candidates must visit CEDIA’s dedicated awards website www.cediaawards.org/enter to access its online entry form. Details of the online entry questions and required documents, along with information on all categories, criteria, rules and helpful tips to win an award are also available online.
2016 categories include:
• Best Multiple Scheme for a Property Developer
• Best Integrated Home under £100,000
• Best Showroom
• Best Custom Solution
• Best Lighting Scheme
CEDIA members will also be invited to vote for their Best Trade Supplier, Best Training Initiative by a Trade Supplier and Best Innovative Product in a special online poll organised as part of the scheme.
“Judged by leading experts in the smart home technology industry, the CEDIA Awards has become one of the highest accolades in our sector, with past finalists and winners benefitting from new business and strong credibility among peers as a result of the scheme,” says Wendy Griffiths, Executive Director at CEDIA EMEA.
“Following on from last year’s success, we expect this year to be our biggest Awards yet and fully encourage all members to take part and show off what they have accomplished over the last 12 months.”