Best of NeoCon Competition Now Accepting Submissions

Chicago, IL, March 1, 2022-NeoCon is pleased to announce that the submission portal to the 2022 edition of the celebrated Best of NeoCon competition will open on March 1. 

A hallmark of the show since 1990, Best of NeoCon is NeoCon’s official awards program recognizing exceptional new products in 54 categories from exhibiting companies across a wide cross-section of verticals.

Longtime Best of NeoCon Director Eileen McMorrow continues to manage the competition, recruiting new jurors with diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise, who will join veteran jurors during in-person judging in the days prior to NeoCon, June 13 to 15 at theMART. The jury is composed of some of the industry’s most distinguished design professionals and decision-makers, including influential architects and designers, as well as prolific specifiers and facility managers. The final jury lineup and more details will be announced in April. 

Best of NeoCon winners will be unveiled at a live event at theMART on the first day of NeoCon, June 13. To mark the achievement, winning companies will receive a distinctive award designed by NeoCon partner and award-winning design firm Maiarelli Studio and produced by NeoCon exhibitor 3form.

Exhibitors can submit entries through the Best of NeoCon online portal starting March 1. Any new products introduced to the U.S. market since June 1, 2021, that will be on display at NeoCon 2022, are eligible. Products that were entered in Best of NeoCon 2021 are not eligible. Submission deadlines and entry fees are as follows:

Early entry by April 14: $700.00

Regular entry by May 5: $800.00

Late entry by May 19: $900.00

More details on the program and entry process can be found at 

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