Once again, le Mondial du Bâtiment and its 3 exhibitions INTERCLIMA+ELECHB, IDÉOBAIN and BATIMAT have proven their capacity for launching innovations in the construction sector and promoting them for quicker industry roll-out.
The 2017 Innovation Awards is a reflection of the entire sector’s drive for innovation and stand-out products and services, with 217 entrants this year compared to 210 in 2015. Participation from BATIMAT is especially outstanding with 32 more entrants than in 2015.
The Mondial du Bâtiment Innovation Awards and ceremony are organised in partnership with ADEME and reveal market trends and support the launch of new products and services.
The 2017 Innovation Awards use several panels of judges comprising around one hundred independent French and international experts from institutions, certification bodies, contractors, project owners, businesses, distributors and specialist press publications. These expert panels meet for deliberation between 5 and 13 July.
The judges consider the technical performances, design, functionalities and user benefits of the solutions proposed to select nominees across 9 categories. The results will be published on or around 19 July.
Categories of the Innovation Awards 2017:
o Structure & Envelope
o Joinery & Fenestration
o Indoor fittings
o Outdoor fittings
o Worksite equipment & Tool
o Digital, BIM & New technology
o Renewable energies system
o Bathroom product
Three awards will be awarded in each category (Gold, Silver, Bronze) by the Executive Judges’ Panel, which will meet on 6 September. Special acknowledgements may also be given.
The results will be revealed at the Le Mondial du Bâtiment Awards Ceremony at Le Trianon (Paris, France) on 18 September 2017. The ceremony will bring together entrants, industry representatives, the media and the judges.
Promoting innovation at Le Mondial du Bâtiment:
Preview on 18 September
Innovation Areas at the trade shows
Innovation itinerary at the exhibitions
The list of Innovation Awards entrants is appended to this document.