IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia) Excellence in Product Design

The IHA Global Innovation Awards (gia) for product design honor exhibitors’ latest creations and cutting-edge innovations with award recognition.

All products entered into the New Product Showcase will have a chance at winning. Innovative products will be judged by a panel of experts that includes designers, retailers and news media.

Product finalists selected by the judges will be announced prior to the Show and will be featured in each Buyers Club and at the IHA Global Innovation Awards display in the Lakeside Center Lobby.

Get Started Now! On the new Exhibitor Checklist Portal

Cost: $300 per single item displayed

View detailed instructions & information before you enter

Entry Deadline is January 18th

(Products entered after January 18th, will not be eligible for a gia award)


New Product Showcase and gia Entry Benefits Include:

Your Product Displayed in the Showcase of one of Three Show Halls

Located inside the limited-access Buyers Clubs, the showcase of new products is seen by a captive audience of buyers and media only and not your competitors.

99% of Key U.S. Housewares Buyers in Attendance
Eighty percent of buyers surveyed said they planned to visit the showcases.
500 Million Consumer Impressions
Nearly 45% of the companies participating in the New Product Showcases have been featured in print and TV coverage of the Show.

Buyer Leads
Buyers are able to scan products in each of the showcases and post-Show you get a list of those who scanned your product.

Year-Round Exposure
Your products will be featured throughout the year at www.theinspiredhomeshow.com

Pre-Show Buyer + News Media Alert
Buyers and News Media are informed of your product before the Show via email.



 

A Chance to Be Selected for the IHA Global Innovation Awards

All New Product Showcase submissions will have a chance at getting recognition in the IHA Global Innovation Awards. Submit your new and innovative products for judging by a panel of experts. Products will be chosen from 13 categories. Finalists will be notified before the Show. Winners will be announced at the gia Gala, Saturday evening, March 2. All winners’ products will be displayed in the Hall of Global Innovation located in the Lakeside Center.

View Selection Criteria


For more information:

New Product Showcase & gia Brochure

Or You Can :
Email Connie Chantos Senior Manager, Trade Development, +1-847-692-0135.

Note: IHA reserves the right to assess and approve entries based on criteria and space.