4 EvoNexus Companies Win 2016’s Most Innovative Local Tech Products!
Ten local companies received recognition for their outstanding commercial innovation at the 29th annual CONNECT Most Innovative Product Awards on Thursday night.
The 2016 winners were selected from 111 nominations across ten categories. Thirty finalists pitched their products live in front of an expert judging panel before these EvoNexus winners were selected:
Information Communication Technologies — Aira, a technology that connects blind people with a network of certified agents via wearable smart glasses so the agents can assist with a variety of daily tasks and activities.
Robotics and Unmanned Vehicles—CleverPet’s Hub, an automated treat dispenser that engages dogs while their humans are away
Software, Digital Media, and Mobile Apps — Guru’s San Diego Museum of Art App that transforms a smartphone into a museum experience enhancement tool through video, audio, games, augmented reality and digital tours.