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Elektra Awards 2016 :: Shortlist 2016

Shortlist 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 finalists!

It is time to find out who are the finalists in the industry’s largest technology and business awards: the Elektra European Electronics Industry Awards 2016.

These are the individual success stories and technical and business achievements which will be recognised and presented to an international audience at a Gala Dinner which takes place on 1 December 2016 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.

Elektra Awards 2016 is supported by: Avnet, Digi-Key, Mentor Graphics, Micron, Mouser Electronics, Panasonic, Power Integrations, Rohde & Schwarz, RS Components, Southern Manufacturing and Electronics, Swindon Silicon Systems.


Elektra Awards 2016 - Finalists

Distributor of the Year:
Avnet Abacus
Conrad Business Supplies
Mouser Electronics
RS Components
Solid State Supplies
Manufacturer of the Year:
Axiom Manufacturing Service
Exception EMS
Speedboard Assembly Services
Texcel Technology
New Company of the Year:
Brompton Technology
Excellence in Product Design for Medical:
Excelsys Technologies
Pikkerton & Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems
Plessey Semiconductors
Excellence in Product Design for High-Reliability Systems:
Smiths Connectors
Design Team of the Year:
ByteSnap Design
Cambridge Design Partnership
Educational Support Award:
BBC Learning
Premier Farnell/element14
European Passive Components Institute
National Instruments
Rohde & Schwarz UK
Yellow Beak Computer
Rising Star New Engineer of the Year:
Robert Green (Loughborough University)
Christos Flouris (Sarsen Technology)
Patrycja Walachowska (Pico Technology)
Jacek Gryglewicz (Inex Microtechnology)
Design Tools and development software Award:
Cadence Design Systems - Virtuoso analogue design environment
Mentor Graphics - Veloce DFT App
Microchip Technology - MPLAB Xpress IDE
Microsemi - Libero SoC design suite
UltraSoC - Bare metal security tools
Vicor - Power system designer
Passive & Electromechanical Product of Year:
KEMET - Arcshield high voltage 0603 capacitor
LEMO UK - NiCorAl conductive coating
Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems - Polymer hybrid aluminium electrolytic capacitor
TT Electronics - LRMAP low value shunt resistor
Vishay Foil Resistors - FRFC precision flip-chip resistor
Power System Product of the Year:
Bytec Healthcare - Medical battery pack for moveable instruments
Ericsson - BMR458 650W quarter-brick power module
Maxim Integrated - ModelGauge m5
Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems - NASBIS thermal isolation sheet
Texas Instruments - TPS54A20 Small 10A, 10MHz DC-DC converter
Turbo Power Systems - 100kW isolated DC-DC converter
Semiconductor Product of the Year – Analogue:
ams - AS7000 Biosensor
e2v - EV12DS400 12-bit, 4.5GS/s DAC
IDT - F1455 High gain variable gain amplifier
Intersil - ISL29501 Time of flight signal processing IC
Linear Technology - LT6657 Low drift bandgap voltage reference
Microsemi - ZL70550 Low power sub-gigahertz radio transceiver
Semiconductor Product of the Year – Digital:
FTDI Chip - FT260 dual interface USB bridge
Lattice Semiconductor - CrossLink programmable bridge
Silicon Labs - EFR wireless Gecko microcontroller
Texas Instruments - MSP430 FRAM microcontroller with touch
Toshiba - 48-layer stacked 3D flash
Xilinx - UltraScale16nm family
LED Lighting Product of the Year:
Khatod Optoelectronic - Silicone TIR lenses
Plessey Semiconductors - Attis-7 LED plant growth light
Verbatim - Vx filter for LEDs
Test Product of the Year:
Anritsu - MS2710XA Remote spectrum monitor
Keysight Technologies - M8196A 92GS/s arbitrary waveform generator
Mentor Graphics - Tessant ScanPro
National Instruments UK - Software-defined wireless test system
Pico Technology - PicoScope 2000B
Rohde & Schawarz UK - Scope Rider portable instrument
Smiths Connectors - Silmat elastomeric test socket
Internet-of-Things Product Innovation Award:
Adesto Technologies - Moneta CBRAM
Imagination Technologies - Creator Ci40 development kit
R-Nox - Zive radiation monitor
RuvviTag - Bluetooth sensor beacon
Semtech - LoRa radio technology
Utilitywise - IoT-enabled building management system
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Book Tickets
Individual place(s) @ GBP 240.00 + VAT @ 20% (GBP 48.00) = GBP 288.00
A maximum of 9 individual places can be booked
Table of 10 @ GBP 2400.00 + VAT @ 20% (total GBP 2880.00) per table. Each table has 10 places.

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