Thank You

Submission Received.

Welcome to the Innovation Family! 

The team is carefully reviewing your submission and will follow up with you for the next steps. Should you have any questions pertaining to the program, please contact the Innovation Awards Program primary contact, Cithlaly Dudic. She will be your point of contact regarding the online setup of your product and all other important program information.

In order to fast track your product to the front of the line, please view the following information to better prepare for the 2020 Innovation Program at the ISSA Show North America Virtual Experience – November 16 – 19, 2020, and On-demand through March 31, 2021.

Contact ISSA Show North America's Project Manager, Cithlaly Dudic

Cithlaly Dudic

Project Manager

Mark Your Calendars

Key Dates & Deadlines

The 2020 Innovation Program Award Winners will be promoted on the ISSA Show North America Virtual Experience website through March 2021. Stay tuned for the winner announcements during the Virtual Experience.

Ready, Set, Go!

Begin Promoting

All Innovation Program Entries are promoted on the ISSA Show North America Virtual Experience Website through March 2021. Get ahead by starting to set up your Innovation Entry promotions.


Guidelines & Assets

Get our full brand assets kit, including logos, symbols, and a usage guide to help determine when and how to utilize our brand. 

For press-related material, you can use our logo and branding where you have the right to do so. Please do not alter our logo and brand material, or imply an endorsement or partnership with ISSA Show North America without written consent from us. If you are in doubt, feel free to get in touch with us at [email protected].

ISSA Today Magazine

Pre-Convention Issue

Innovation Product Entry featured in the ISSA Today Pre-Convention Magazine October Issue. Entry must be provided by September 15, 2020, in order to be included. If you would like to ensure inclusion, please send the following information to Cithlaly Dudic as soon as possible. Please note, we cannot guarantee inclusion into the Pre-Convention Magazine.

  • Exhibiting Company Name
  • High-Resolution Company Logo (EPS/CMYK Format)
  • High-Resolution Primary Product Image (EPS/CMYK Format)       
  • Website URL OR Short link to Your Virtual Directory Listing
  • Innovation Entry Product Title
  • Innovation Entry Product Description (2-3 Sentence Max.)
  • Innovation Product Category Selection - Cleaning Agents | Dispensers | Equipment | Services & Technology | Supplies & Accessories

Voting Page Setup

Voting is LIVE, Don't Delay!

To ensure you receive maximum exposure, please provide the following materials no later than September 1, 2020. Send all files to Cithlaly Dudic to upload on your behalf.  Once uploaded, you will receive a link to log in to review, edit, and approve your Innovation Product or Service Entry.

  • High-Resolution Company Logo – PNG/JPG Format – 800x600px
  • High-Resolution Primary Product Image – PNG/JPG – 800x600px and/or 600x800px. Please note, this image will be used in place of the promotional video if not provided.
  • Five (5) High-Resolution Gallery Images – PNG/JPG – 800x600px and/or 600x800px.
  • Innovation Entry Product Description (100 Character Max.)
  • One (1) Sell Sheet – PDF Format (15⁠MB Max.)
  • High-Resolution Promotional Video (0:30 – 2:00 min. max.) – MP4 or MOV Format – 1280 x 780px – Max. 3,000 Bitrate of 3,000 Kbps (length).

New Product Gallery


Expand your product solution’s exposure by uploading your Innovation Entry into the New Product Gallery. The dedicated New Product Innovations Page in My Virtual Planner allows buyers from around the world to easily browse through the latest and greatest in the industry. In addition, your New Product Innovation listing will appear in your Virtual Directory Listing. To begin, upload the following materials to your Exhibitor Portal.

  • High-Resolution Primary Product Image – PNG, JPG or GIF Formats – 1620px x 1080px
  • Innovation Entry Product Title 
  • Innovation Entry Product Description

If you haven’t logged into the Exhibitor Portal before, please reach out to your company’s primary contact for your Virtual Exhibit. The primary contact associated with your account will have received your Exhibitor Portal Login information upon contract submission.

Innovation Product Event

Pre-recorded or LIVE

Plan, schedule and promote your pre-record or LIVE Innovation Product Event during the show – November 16 – 19, 2020. Here are just a few ideas to get those creative juices flowing!

  • LIVE 15 Min. Product Innovation Demonstration on how to use your product or service.
  • Q&A session on how to use your product or service.
  • Video testimonials showcasing your innovation’s success.
  • A pre-recorded clip explaining why your product is innovative and how to vote for it online at

Here to Guide You

Your Point of Contact

Please make sure to work directly with your account representative to finalize your Virtual Exhibit Package for the ISSA Show North America Virtual Experience. Should you need further assistance with the Innovation Program please reach out to Cithlaly Dudic.

Contact ISSA Show North America's Project Manager, Cithlaly Dudic

Cithlaly Dudic
Project Manager

Contact ISSA Show North America Sales Manager, John Gebhard for Accounts #, A-M

John Gebhard
Accounts #, A - M

Contact ISSA Show North America Junior Account Executive, Keaton Cunningham for Accounts N - Z

Keaton Cunningham
Accounts N - Z

Contact ISSA Show North America's Sales Representative, Iris Weinstein for Strategic Parterships & International Accounts

Iris Weinstein
Strategic Partners & Int'l Accounts

Contact ISSA Show North America's Sales Representative, Micah Ogburn for Strategic Partner Accounts

Micah Ogburn
Strategic Partner Accounts