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Innovative Product Awards (IPA)

Enter the GSX 2019 Innovative Product Awards (IPA)

GSX Innovative Product AwardsDo you have an award-worthy new product or service? If your company is planning a new product launch or exhibiting innovative new technologies or services at GSX 2019, you’ll want to enter the GSX Innovative Product Awards (IPA)—Security’s Best Award Competition! Formerly known as Accolades, the IPA provide an outstanding opportunity for your company to distinguish its innovative solutions while maximizing exposure and valuable recognition.

By entering the competition, entrants grant ASIS permission to use the entry and images of the entered product(s) or service(s) in print and online promotional materials produced by ASIS. Your entry will appear on the website, the mobile app, and other promotions associated with the show.

Award Winners will be selected based on level of innovation, unique attributes, and what benefit the product or service brings to the security industry.

Deadline for entries is 26 June 2019.


  • The manufacturer or service provider entering the contest must be a contracted (paid) GSX 2019 exhibitor, in good standing with ASIS International (ASIS).
  • Only products, services, and technologies that have not been entered previously into the Innovative Product Awards (formerly Accolades) and have come into the market place after 1 January 2018 are eligible.
  • The Innovative Product Awards recognizes the security industry’s newest, most innovative products, services, and technology solutions. Modifications and redesigns will be accepted on the basis that significant improvements have been implemented to the submission.

Recognition and Benefits

All Submissions

  • Displayed in Mobile App
  • Displayed in printed Show Guide (its own section)
  • Online profile on website


  • Same as all submissions
  • Floor stickers for booth
  • Presentation on X-Stage

Entry Fees

Each entry must be submitted online and paid in full (by credit card) at the time of submission. Entry fee is per submission and is non-refundable. There is no limit to the number of entries per exhibitor.

Fee per entry: $2,500

Sumbit Your Entry

Deadline for entries is 26 June 2019.

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