The annual Most Innovative New Products Awards, which started 25 years ago, focuses on innovation in the following nine categories – action and sports technologies, aerospace and security technologies, clean technology, communication and IT, hardware and general technology, diagnostic and research tools in life science, mobile apps, and software.
The Most Innovative Products Awards will be held Dec. 7 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. CONNECT said more than 800 of the region's top business leaders, researchers and capital providers attend and only eight companies receive top honors out of more than 100 that apply.
Applicants must have a product that was developed here in the San Diego area, was first introduced between March 2011 and September 2012, and has generated revenue from sales.
The 2012 MIP Finalists