IHS Markit Announces Innovation Awards Winners at ShowStoppers @ MWC in Barcelona

LONDON–()–IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world chief in essential data, analytics and options, at the moment introduced winners of the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. Presented at the ShowStoppers® Mobile World Congress (MWC) press occasion on Sunday, February 25, 2018, the awards showcased essentially the most revolutionary expertise merchandise submitted by occasion exhibitors.

“Well done to all the technology trailblazers who participated in the IHS Markit Innovation Awards at Mobile World Congress,” mentioned Maria Rua Aguete, government director for media, service suppliers and platforms at IHS Markit. “We were blown away by the pioneering mind-set and groundbreaking technologies, products and services put forth by this year’s competitors. These companies truly embody the spirit of the awards.”

The winners, by class, of the 2018 IHS Markit Innovation Awards at MWC are:

Apps, platforms and software program: Streem augmented-reality app from Streem, which permits skilled dwelling providers corporations and their prospects to have digital visits.

Mobile equipment: WattUp® wire-free charging expertise from Energous Corporation, which permits wi-fi charging from millimeters to distances as much as 15 toes.

Mobile gadgets and computing: Cat® S61 smartphone from Bullitt Group, a smartphone that features an built-in thermal-imaging digital camera.

Consumer leisure: Vuzix Blade AR good glasses from Vuzix, which give a wearable good show with a see-through viewing expertise.


The following expertise business analysis analysts at IHS Markit, and internationally acknowledged journalists, judged the awards at MWC 2018:

IHS Markit judges: Maria Rua Aguete, Przemek Bozek, Jenalea Howell, Christian Kim and Scott Stonham.

Journalist judges: Nirave Gondhia, Android Authority; Jaime Rivera, PocketNow; Giuseppe Spera, Cinafoniaci.

Upcoming ShowStoppers Event

The subsequent ShowStoppers press occasion is ShowStoppers @ IFA on August 30, 2018, in Berlin, Germany.

Exhibitors at the upcoming ShowStoppers occasion can submit as much as three candidate merchandise, applied sciences or providers for the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. IHS Markit and ShowStoppers have agreed to an embargo on any bulletins that shouldn’t be made public previous to the awards. For extra data, go to http://awards.showstoppers.com.

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