Judging Timeline

  • On November 21, 2017, when application submission closes, our expert judges will review all entries and select three finalists for each of the five categories.
  • The judges will be voting on a scale of 1-5 on the following product criteria:
    • Innovation
    • Impact
    • Implementation
    • Individuality

The fifteen finalists will be announced December 4, 2017, on our website. Finalists will be notified via email. Online audience voting will begin on December 4, 2017, after the fifteen finalists are selected and announced, and will remain open until January 2, 2018, @ 8:00 pm EST.

The winner of each category will be selected through a combination of expert judges and online audience votes. There will be an additional Audience Favorite award given to one of the fifteen finalists that will be selected from 100% of the online audience votes.

The category winners and the Audience Favorite will be announced live on stage January 9, 2018, during a special event at the Baby Tech Showcase in Las Vegas, Nevada as part of the Consumer Electronics Show. The fifteen finalists are recommended to be present at the event.