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Monday, May 15 @ 11:59 p.m. 

The extended deadline includes a $75.00 late fee for Level 2 entries that are completed through check-out after May 1.


The Best of NeoCon Awards Breakfast Tickets Link: 


Winners will be announced on Monday, June 12, 2017, at 7:30 a.m., immediately before NeoCon opens its first day, at the Best of NeoCon Awards Breakfast at the Renaissance Hotel, One West Wacker Dr. & State St. The editor in chief of Contract magazine announces the winners while a digital presentation features the products by category. Best of NeoCon Awards Breakfast tickets at $95.00 each can be purchased at the link above. 


The Best of NeoCon® 2017 honors new products introduced to the U.S. market since the close of NeoCon® 2016. There are 47 product categories. The Competition is sponsored by Contract magazine and co-sponsored by IIDA, IFMA, theMart, and The McMorrow Reports for Facilities Design & Management.

Eligibility: Manufacturers who are tenants and exhibitors at theMart during NeoCon in Chicago, June 12-14, 2017, are eligible to enter new products.

There are 3 deadlines for receipt of entries. Please review carefully.

Monday, May  1: First deadline for upload of entries by 11:59 p.m. EST.

Monday, May 15: Extension deadline with $75.00 late fee for entries completed through check-out after May 1st at 11:59 p.m. EST. No more entries accepted after midnight on May 15th.

Friday, May 19: Deadline for upload of images of the product. If no image appears with the entry/online after May 19th at 11:59 p.m. EST, the Competition will delete the entry and refund entry fees. All high-resolution Print-use images and Prezi images are also due. 

Entry Fees:  A single Level One entry fee is $1900.00

Any additional Level One entry made by the same manufacturer is $1400.00 each

A Level Two Entry is $475.00 + $75.00 ($550.00) if submitting AFTER May 1st. 

Please create an Account in the Manufacturer/Exhibitor Name to gain access to and download the complete Best of NeoCon 2017 Entry Rules PDF.


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