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The Connected Design 2021 Design & Architecture in Smart Home Awards

Connected Design is pleased to announce the opening of its annual awards program, recognizing the best-designed technologies and solutions that are improving and accelerating the smart home industry and the disciplines they serve.

Products and software solutions submitted for consideration in the awards program should meet the following criteria, which will be judged by an esteemed panel of experts from the custom integration, design and architecture communities:


  • Aesthetic appeal
  • Emotional appeal
  • Design innovation


  • Innovative use of a novel technology
  • Visionary solution that will stand the test of time
  • Solves a unique challenge faced by end users and/or design and technology professionals


  • Value and usability within the home
  • Practicality of the product
  • Functionality that meshes well with the design

The winners will be recognized and receive an award at CEDIA EXPO in September. They also will be featured in the Winter issue of Connected Design magazine.

Deadline for submissions is July 23, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE: Make sure to fill out the text portion of your submission FIRST before entering payment. If you do not see the fields to submit your product information, please visit this link to proceed with your submission.