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The Innovation Awards, managed by NMMA and judged by Boating Writers International, is one of the industry’s most prestigious honors recognizing manufacturers and suppliers who bring new, innovative products for the boating industry to market.

Program Details:

Entry to the 2023 Miami Innovation Awards program is closed.

The program is open to all contracted Discover Boating® Miami International Boat Show®  exhibitors who meet all requirements outlined in the Rules & Regulations. Product(s) can only be entered in one product category. Entry must be received by the program deadline for consideration.

Entry Steps:

1. Complete the official product entry form.

2. Remit entry fee upon receipt of invoice  ($450 NMMA member/ $550 non-member)

3. Upload required materials via Egnyte file share.

Following submission of your online entry form, you will be provided a link to upload required materials to Egnyte file share (please allow up to 48 hours after entry). Upload the REQUIRED product photo, company logo, and product video; along with any additional supporting material (photos, brochures, articles). Access to the folder will close on January 13, 2023. Materials will not be accepted after this deadline.

4. Meet with the judging panel. Ensure an onsite representative is available to meet with the judges’ February 13-14, 2023. This meeting will be scheduled closer to the show and will require the physical product to be onsite.

Innovation Award Documents: 

2023 Product Categories  | 2023 Rules and Regulations 

Awards Presentation:

Awards will be presented during the Miami Industry Breakfast taking place Thursday, February 16, 2023, at 8 AM at the Miami Beach Convention Center.

Learn more about the Innovation Awards Program

See past winners

Questions? Contact Rachel Harmon, [email protected]


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