Installation Categories: Home Technology Professional Companies

Submissions Open: January 13, 2020
Americas/APAC Submissions Close: June 1, 2020
EMEA Submissions Close: 1 June 2020


Have a question about the CEDIA Awards? We're hosting a webinar on Friday, May 22 where you can ask us anything about the program.

 The CEDIA Awards program honors the top home technology projects designed and installed by CEDIA member home technology professionals. The competition offers a chance to be recognized within and outside the industry as a leader in your field.

Benefits for Finalists and Winners of the awards for the 2020 program include:
  • An individualized case study for you to use for your business marketing, created by CEDIA.
  • Recognition in press and on the CEDIA Awards Microsite, main website and on social media.
  • Usage of Award Finalist and Winner logos
  • Recognition on your CEDIA Finder Service Profile

 Additionally, Winners will receive:
  • Winner trophy
  • Feature in CEDIA E-Newsletter
  • Projects actively pitched to national media by CEDIA’s PR Team 
  • Printed copies of your Case Study for distribution

Projects must have been completed within the last two years (March 2018-June 2020) and can be entered into multiple categories and are judged by industry technical experts. Additional sub-categories are judged by an Architectural Panel Judging Team, comprised of experts from the design-build industry and home technology journalists. Entrants compete and are recognized within their region — Americas, EMEA, or Asia Pacific — based on their primary location.


  • All entries are evaluated and finalists will be selected by industry professionals. (Entrants compete and are recognized within their region — Americas, EMEA, or Asia Pacific — based on their primary location.)
  • Additional sub-categories are reviewed and selected by an architectural panel of experts from the design build industry. 
  • All Regional winners then compete for the Global Awards. Global categories recognized include Home Cinema, Integrated Home, and Media Room.
  • Americas winners will be announced at the CEDIA Awards Celebration at CEDIA Expo 2020.
  • EMEA winners and global winners will be announced at the CEDIA EMEA Awards event in London in Autumn 2020.
  • CEDIA is investigating new options for the CEDIA Asia Pacific Awards Celebration, as Integrate 2020 has been canceled.



Must be a finalist/winner in another category

  • Best Dressed Rack (Judged by technical panel)
  • Best Documentation (Judged by technical panel)
  • Best Lighting System (Judged by technical panel)
  • Innovative System or Solution (Judged by technical panel)
  • Life Lived Best at Home (Judged by architectural panel)
  • Technology Meets Design (Judged by architectural panel)

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