UNITE will be at  the MEDPI in Monaco (14th to 16th of May 2014 at the Grimaldi forum)

For its 20th edition, the MedPi, “Annual Business Meeting” for French market professionals in new Consumer Electronics technologies (digital entertainment) presents a preview of the new high tech products and allows professionals to share market information.

The 2014 edition will be loaded with change and improvements in order to promote and strengthen the opening of new markets, promoting innovation, identifying new opportunities and developing business relationships between suppliers and their distribution partners. For the first time, MedPi will be open to mainstream press and bloggers.

This year, the Medpi has chosen to promote innovation by creating an “Innovation Award”. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May the 13th at 6.30pm in the Prince Pierre room.

There are 6 categories of innovation:

1. Connected objects
2. Techno house
3. Nomadic life
4. Eco responsibility
5. New use
6. Beautiful object

The jury is composed of six independent, recognized experts:

They will have used the selected devices daily and will compare experiences and share comments to reach a unanimous result.

Six categories of use have been defined:

Amongst over 300 products in competition, six have been nominated for each category. Within each category, three devices will win the Innovation Award (winner, second and third place).

Presentation of products on the show:

Each nominated product will be presented in Space Guelph during the MedPi 2014. This space will also be used for meetings between manufacturers, the press and distributors.