Get excited, because the Connected Design 2020 Design and Architecture in Smart Home Awards competition is now accepting nominations!


Connected Design is pleased to announce a NEW awards program commending the best-designed technology and products that the smart home industry has to offer. 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 and 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

Submissions open September 15, 2020 and close October 28, 2020 at 5pm Pacific. Winners will be announced formally on Wednesday, November 4, 2020. All winners will be featured in the December 2020 issue of Connected Design.

Submission Price: $499
Nominations Deadline: October 23, 2020 at 5 p.m. PT