Innovation Awards Program

Innovation Awards Program

The Innovation Awards Program serves as a platform for exhibitors at ISSA Show North America to launch their product or service innovations. Over the past 11 years, the Innovation Awards Program has been offering new solutions to the challenges faced by industry professionals. When exhibitors enter their innovative product or service they get the opportunity to raise awareness within the cleaning industry. The Innovation Awards Program helps drive the cleaning industry forward by supporting and recognizing the latest in products and services our members have to offer!

Product Categories

Cleaning Agents



Services and Technology

Supplies and Accessories

Why Should I Enter?

This is the only comprehensive platform for exhibitors that promotes new and innovative products and services leading up to and during the premier annual cleaning industry event – The ISSA Show North America.

Who Is Eligible?

Companies who are exhibiting at the ISSA Show North America 2020 are eligible to submit entries.

Cost Of Participation

$3,000 Standard Entry

$6,000 Premium Entry

Product Promotion

Products are promoted for 4 months to the ISSA Show North America community in the following ways:

Products are displayed in digital format - August 10 – October 23, 2020 on and

Products are displayed in the Innovation Showcase – November 17-19, 2020

What Can You Win?

Innovation of the Year Award
Presented to one product within the program. This is decided by our panel of judges.

Category Award Winners
Presented to one product in each category, selected based on the most votes received through the online voting page.

Who Can Vote?

Qualified voters include distributors, wholesalers, building service contractors, and in-house service providers, as defined by ISSA Show North America. Voters may only submit 1 vote per product category. Online Voting is open from August 3 – October 23, 2020. Results from the online voting will determine the (5) Product Category Award Winners. The entry with the most qualified votes in each category will determine the product category winners.

Advancing Clean. Driving Innovation.

Innovation is the driving force behind progress. Learn how the cleaning industry has grown through innovation and the way it affects you―creating a greener environment, building more jobs, and driving profitability. ISSA Show North America is here to support the cleaning industry and for over a decade has fostered the Innovation Awards Program.