2023 Best of Sensors award winners announced at Sensors Converge

During a special awards ceremony this week in Santa Clara, California, Questex’s Sensors Converge and Fierce Electronics announced the winners of the 2023 Best of Sensors Awards.

The Best of Sensors Awards program honors the best in sensor technologies and the electronics ecosystem, people, and companies. The award recipients were selected by a panel of expert judges based on the products’ or individuals’ value to the marketplace, the impact of the problems they solve or issues they address, as well as the uniqueness of the design.

Charlene Soucy, Senior Director, Sensors & Electronics said, “Congratulations to the individuals, teams and technologies on their award wins. Each year we are continually amazed at the innovations and achievements the award winners have created. We are excited to honor them as the best of the best in the industry.”

The 2023 Innovative Product of the Year Award categories, winners and their winning products:

● Aerospace/Space: Marktech Optoelectronics | ATLAS Hermetic SMD Packaged 2.6µm InGaAs Photodiodes

● AI/Machine Learning: Alzip & Analog Devices | SARAD-T: scalable and robust anomaly

detection for industrial preventive maintenance

● Automotive/Autonomous Technologies: Valeo | Valeo SCALA 3

● Connectivity: Murata | Type 2EG Bluetooth Low Energy 5.2 Wireless module

● Cleantech/Sustainability: Electro Scan Inc. | SWORDFISH

● Data Acquisition & Analytics: TDK InvenSense | SmartBug 2.0

● Industrial IoT: Calumino | Calumino Thermal Sensor

● Industrial Sensors: Sensirion AG | SWT50 UV absorption sensor for water quality sensing

● Instrumentation & Test: Dojo Five | EmbedOps

● MEMS: STMicroelectronics | LIS2DUX12 - Ultralow-power accelerometer with AI & anti-aliasing

● Medical: Analog Devices | Health Sensor Platform 4.0 / MAXREFDES106

● Optical and Cameras: Owl Autonomous Imaging | 3D High-Definition Thermal Ranger Camera

with Computer Vision

● Wearables: GyroPalm, LLC | GyroPalm Spectrum

● Emerging Tech: Amphenol Advanced Sensors | Thermal Runway Sensor

The 2023 Individual Awards category winners included:

● Startup of the Year: NODAR

● Woman on the Year: Ying Lia Li, Zero Point Motion

● Executive of the Year: Jim Tran, TDK USA Corp

● Rising Star: Erin Kennedy

That’s all for this year, it’s time to put Sensors Converge 2024 on your calendar. The event will return to Silicon Valley on June 18-20, 2024 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Meanwhile, you can stay connected with Sensors Converge on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Sensors Converge (www.sensorsconverge.com), formerly known as Sensors Expo & Conference, got its start in 1986 bringing together the design engineering community to network, share ideas, and define the future roadmap for the sensors industry. Sensors Converge is part of the Fierce Technology Group, a division of Questex, which also produces the Fierce Electronics, Fierce Sensors, as well as daily content and newsletters on Fierce Electronics at www.fierceelectronics.com.