Press Release | November 10, 2021

CTA Announces CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honorees

Jeanne Abella (
Today during CES Unveiled New York, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® announced the CES® 2022 Innovation Awards honorees, including those recognized as Best of Innovation honorees. The CES Innovation Awards is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering in consumer technology products across 27 product categories. The CES 2022 Innovation Awards program received a record-high number of over 1800 submissions.

An independent panel of industry expert judges, including members of the media, designers, engineers and more, reviewed submissions based on innovation, engineering and functionality, aesthetic and design. Those rating the highest across the product categories receive the “Best of Innovation” designation.

The announcement was made ahead of CES 2022, the world’s most influential technology event. Many honorees will showcase their product in the Innovation Awards Showcase at CES, located at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas. Last month, CTA announced Innovation Awards honorees from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom and France, including 14 products from the Netherlands and 16 products from France. Those designated as honorees, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at

The full list of Best of Innovation and all honorees will be revealed during CES 2022 on Jan. 3. Best of Innovation honorees revealed today include the following.
FreeStyle Libre 3 system
Product Category: Health & Wellness
Galaxy Z Flip3 Bespoke Edition
Samsung Electronics America
Product Category: Mobile Devices & Accessories
Leica BLK ARC 
Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon
Product Category: Robotics
Magna ICON Digital Radar
Magna International     
Product Category: Vehicle Intelligence & Transportation
Ocean Battery
Ocean Grazer
Product Category: Sustainability, Eco-Design & Smart Energy
OtO Lawn
OtO Inc. 
Product Category: Smart Home
Petnow – The Nose Print Identification App for Dogs
Petnow Inc. 
Product Category: Software & Mobile Apps
Product Category: Home Appliances
RainStick Shower
Product Category: Smart Home
See & Spray
John Deere
Product Category: Robotics
TCL X9 8K OD Zero Mini-LED TV (X295 PRO)
TCL Electronics
Product Category: High Performance Home Audio/Video
Product Category: Health & Wellness
Thunderbolt 4 – Truly Universal Cable Connectivity
Intel Corporation
Product Category: Computer Hardware & Components
VideowindoW glare control becomes media platform
Product Category: Smart Cities
WHILL Model F – Foldable Personal EV
WHILL, Inc. 
Product Category: Accessibility

Owned and produced by CTA, CES 2022 will convene the tech industry in person and digitally, Wednesday, Jan. 5 to Saturday, Jan. 8, with Media Days taking place Monday, Jan. 3 to Tuesday, Jan. 4. Global audiences will have access to major brands and startups, as well as the world’s most-influential leaders and industry advocates. For over 50 years, CES has been the global stage for innovation, and CES 2022 will provide an opportunity for companies from around the world, both large and small, to launch products, build brands and form partnerships. Registration is now open for industry and media attendees. Visit for all CES 2022 updates, including health protocols and the media page for all press resources.