All companies exhibiting at EMO Hannover 2017 have until 22 August this year to enter their pioneering developments and try to secure this prestigious innovation award. The panel of judges from the MM editorial team will scrutinize all entries submitted by the closing date and pick out the three best candidates in the various categories. The finalists will then be invited to attend the awards ceremony at EMO Hannover 2017. The MM editorial team is to showcase all the candidates' innovations to visitors before finally coming to those all-important words: "And the winner is …"
The impressive reputation of the "MM Award at EMO Hannover" is the result of its strict criteria. For example, to be considered, entries must either be a completely new innovation or a development/enhancement that differs significantly from the current state of the art. What's more, the innovations, which must be on show at EMO Hannover 2017, cannot be prototypes. Candidates can submit entries in the following categories: Additive manufacturing, drive technology, automation technology, CAD/CAM systems, turning, (waste) disposal, eroding/erosion, milling, Industry 4.0, lubricants and cooling lubricants, metrology, multipurpose machines, predictive maintenance, grinding, software (MMI, operating concepts), clamping devices, control engineering, separation technology, workpiece and tool handling and tools.
Further information about the "MM Award for EMO Hannover 2017" and a preview of the application form are available on the following website: www.maschinenmarkt.vogel.de