Organized in partnership with Contrôles Essais MesuresThe 2012 Innovation Trophies were awarded by a jury of professionals.
These trophies are designed to highlight the innovations of exhibitors at Mesurexpovision - Carrefour de l'électronique - RF & Hyper Wireless, held from October 23 to 25, 2012 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.
Here's an exclusive look at the winners of this second edition.
Quality / safety / environment category
JRI Maxant wins the trophy in this category for its Mini Spy GreenThis recorder is ideal for monitoring the cold chain for thermo-sensitive products.
Also nominated in this category were Alicona for its InfinteFocus SL and ASC Instruments for its ASC 7400S.
Keyence wins the trophy in this category for its TM-3000 high-speed 2D sensor for profile measurement 30 times faster than market standards.
Also nominated in this category were Accelonix for its Inspection Xpress; ASM Assembly Systems for its SIPLACE gluing feeder; and Mitutoyo for its high-precision Digimatic ABSOLUTE micrometer.
National Instruments wins the trophy in this category for its PXIe-5644Ra vector signal transceiver.
Nominated in this category were: Aeroflex for its model 3550 portable radio bench; Bronkhorst France for its Mini- Cori-Flow Ex d; Symétrie for its Joran hexapod; Würth Elektronik for its FlatFlex PCB.
Genius trait category
Global Sensing Technologies SAS wins the trophy in this category for its NeuroPic Visiona complete electronic microsystem for embedded artificial intelligence applications.
Elliptika was also nominated in this category for its Eductika II.
Two special jury prizes were awarded to exhibitors outside the first categories. These were by Elliptika for its Eductika II, a new Eductika teaching kit for teaching antennas, which takes a more didactic and fun approach to practical work.
Mitutoyo also wins the Jury's Special Prize for its High-precision digimatic Absolute micrometerthe world's first micrometer with 0.1?m resolution