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See which products won the coveted 2012 Best of Sensors Expo Awards:
Attendees' and exhibitors' expectations were met at Sensors 2012. See what they had to say...
"The Sensors Expo & Conference was an excellent opportunity to see and talk to a wide variety of manufacturers from throughout the industry. I am looking forward to next year's show and hope to have more time to attend the technical sessions." - Robert Byrom, Siemens
"This year's show has been great. Very impressed with the energy harvesting education and exhibitors." - Roy Schroeder, Advantech COM
"I come to Sensors Expo to see new technologies and learn new things." - Paul Dolan, NEIU Chicago
"I come to Sensors Expo to see new things, learn about new technologies, and get my sensing questions answered." - Nick Plessas, N.D.P.
"Sensors is a great show and I've met many potential clients. It's great for networking." - Mark Lindahl, MicroProduct Sales
"This year's show has been excellent and very informative." - Haining Wu, BD
"I come to Sensors Expo to find new equipment from my lab and this year's event has been very informative." - Pat Warner, BP
"The networking and learning opportunities at Sensors Expo & Conference are invaluable. The session "Sensors and the Cloud" by MicroStrain was very informative." - David Millheim, Orin USA
"I come to Sensors Expo to see new technologies and learn new things." - Paul Dolan, NEIU Chicago
"Great Expo, well organized. Excellent variety of Sensor vendors for industrial applications with several for aerospace applications." - George Estephan, Lockheed Martin Aero- FW
"Was valuable to connect with industry peers." - Janet Dobbs, Perpetua
"Sensor Expo was good in particular, some of the sessions of conference." - Pragnesh Patel, Moog Quickset
"Helped me to discover where the sensor industry is and where it is headed." - Daniel Kimm, Carefusion
"There is no any doubt: if you are working in sensors related area you must be on Sensors Expo & Conference!" – Anonymous
"It was great meeting the different vendors at the EXPO." - Edmond, NTE
"Timely and relavent information for our product development." - Steve Walker, Sensor Engineer, Nike Inc.
"Interesting. A good way to meet people in the field. A way to expand your understanding." - Randy Wickman, BEA Inc.
"The Sensors Expo provided a detailed look into the latest sensing technology used in industry today and helped peak both professional and personal interest." - Jason Garvens, Danfoss Power Electronics
"Great show this year. I brought along a new hire that has never been to a trade show, and he was impressed as well." - Mike Stanton Engineering Technologist, Eaton Corp.
"Good show." - Stewart McDaniel, Kraft Foods
"A very successful trip, established contacts with potential suppliers with right sensor technology." - Wei Huang, abb inc
"It was very useful and brought together many custom houses I have not found online or at other publications. VERY useful since I had specific purpose to go for." - Joseph Davenport, Phoenix Intl (John Deere)
"It is a very good show for being so specific. The location and access is very good. The conference topics are relevand and interesting." - James Bohlman, Intex Inc
"Great experience and good technology contacts." - Paul Micheli, Panduit
"I've found the Sensors Expo & Conference the best way to stay on top of the industry changes and discuss those changes with the companies that are making them possible." - Stephen Arango,Blue Shamrock Services
"The Sensors Expo has been a mainstay of our marketing programme as well as the evaluation of emerging technologies. It keeps us at the bleeding edge of our industry." - John Ebert, Business Manager, Yunsheng USA
"Time well spent." - Gregory Saganich OEM Territory Manager Ashcroft
"It was helpful to attend." - Eric Brandt, Marktech Optoelectronics
"Great New Technologies!" - Luciano Elementi System Engineer, Fermilab
"I am always able to gage the trends and upcoming technology at the Sensor Expo. It is always good to see industry contacts and obtain the latest info on late-breaking technology." - David Ihms, Delphi Electronics & Safety
"A very efficient way to connect with others in the sensor industry." - Sherisse Hughes,Sensirion
"Good content." - Brian Kirkish, Kirk Consultants
"There were a number of vendors with new ideas. Most were able to relate their technology to the variety of applications I brought with me." - Ed, Business Director
"Excellent trade show to get introduced to world of sensors." - Subodh Nijsure, sigSense
"2011 was my first year in attending this event. This year, I brought a friend that also greatly enjoyed the exhibits. We were fortunate to be able to speak with several suppliers and discovred some really neat products. We wil be attending next year, with other guests." - Bing Zielka, ABZ LLC
"I was able to find information I was looking for regarding Energy Harvesting." - Mark Reinders, Chief Solution Architect, R&R Software Solutions, LLC
"A wealth of information & technology jammed into a relatively small time frame!" - George J. Kroeck, Secular Franciscan Communications
"Valuable show with a wide variety of fields represented." - Dirk Kvale,IRD Glass
"Sensors Expo 2012 was a multiplexed array of sensory experiences and networking possibilities." - David Cornell, Fairfield Manufacturing Company, Inc.,U.S.
"Good show as always." - Arthur Schattke, Schattke Consulting
"Time spent at the Expo Hall was most beneficial and more interesting than organized speakers' sessions." - Madeleine Nawar, USEPA
"great event , try and attend every year." - Charles Staton, devry senior EET
"It's the only tradeshow I attend every year." - Mark Okrzesik Engineering Assistant ITW
"Sensors expo is a good location to work with and mingle with many sensor companies and support companies to find new customers and suppliers." - Robin Kimbrell, NTM Sensors, Sales engineer
"We found Sensors Expo 2012 to be very valuable. The visitors to our booth and to the Expo were all looking for new types of sensors to address the mobile platforms, location specific sensors and the latest trends in MEMS sensors. I was pleasantly surprised to see the profile of the visitors to the Expo this year. It is THE show for sensors." - Satya Dixit, ROHM
"We were very pleased with the show and the leads we gathered. Traffic was great, all went well." - Vickie Ellis, Cherry/ZF Electronics
"The quality of leads is outstanding. We pulled leads from California, Oregon, New Hampshire, Florida, International...everywhere. Almost half of our leads were beyond the 400 mile OH, MI, IN, IL, IA, MO, WI circle." - Brent Hart, Stellar Tech
"We exhibit at Sensors Expo because it is the best national sensors trade show." - Bill Bolster President Electro Optical Components, Inc.
"The best event combining sensors, wireless and energy harvesting." - Stephane Gervais-Ducouret, Freescale
"It was a good event for us. This was our first time. We learn a lot, and received a fair amount of business leads." - Nick Ellenburg,MaxBotix Inc.
"I worked the Ocean Optics booth alone, and had a good deal of traffic and interest. We received a ton of leads and set up a number of lucrative projects." - Derek Guenther, Sensor R&D Engineer, Ocean Optics Inc
"We get great exposure and quality leads from Sensors Expo & Conference." - Ken Littleford, Application Engineer, Infinite Power Solutions, Inc.
"The show is in a centralized location at a great conference facility that accommodates the size of the show. The show staff are easy to work with and happy to help." - Terese Sundseth, Infinite Power Solutions, Inc.
"Best conference for the sensors market available." Joe Keating Sr. Director Applications Engineering, Infinite Power solutions
“We haven't exhibited in a few years, but the amount of booth traffic was well above our expectations.” – Jason Bell, Sika USA
Sensors Expo allows EM to focus on our key customer applications (real world and sensor interfaces and wireless RF & RFID communications) in one place and provides a high density of qualified, interested prospects. Mark Jakusovszky, Regional Marketing Manager, EM Microelectronic-US, Inc.
"Sensors Expo & Conference was a good opportunity to meet with customers and potential customers." -Thea Rejman, Marketing Communications Specialist, Kionix, Inc.
"Once again, we had an outstanding experience at Sensors Expo. the quality of attendees is outstanding. "- Debra Deininger, Synkera Technologies Inc.
"The show seems to be growing. Our visitors to the stand came at a higher rate. Overalll the event seemed to have more attendance." – Anonymous
"Overall experience was positive. Majority of leads were well qualified." - Tim Bleigh, Director of Sales Takex America Inc.
"Sensors Expo Chicago is a proven venue; exactly the right set of existing and potential customers, it is a known show and customers will attend because they know what to expect. We were busy the whole show; this year it far exceeded our expectations for new business opportunities" - Jim Knutti, Acuity, Inc
"The Sensors Expo yielded a larger number of leads then we expected, a great show." - Vickie Ellis, Cherry
@Finisar: @sensorsexpo thanks for a great show this year! #sensors12
@pdp7: Missed the @sensorsexpo this week? I just posted a recap on @element14 #sensors12 http://www.element14.com/community/community/news/blog/2012/06/09/sensors-expo-conference-2012-recap
@gassensing: A successful couple of days @sensorsexpo 2012...almost time to head home to sunny Scotland!
@stephanie_levy: Big things come in small packages at Sensors Expo 2012 Link: http://tmblr.co/ZknSZyNFa0w-
@Freescale: announces new development platform @sensorsexpo http://www.sensorsmag.com/electronics-computers/news/freescale-announces-new-development-platform-10027
#sensors12! this week. Stop by our booth #914 and come to our ViaDesigner presentation
@KMASales: @KMASales will support RFM @Wireless_is_RFM in booth 623 @sensorsexpo tomorrow and Thursday. We'll see you there.
@MEMSLibrary: The 2012 “Best of Sensors Expo” award winners announced http://goo.gl/fb/Lecc4
@sensorsonline: 2012 "Best of Sensors Expo" Award Winners: Six gold, silver, bronze, and honorable mention awards were presented... http://bit.ly/KjnavC
@ROHMsemi: Sensors expo & conference 2012 from the floor: http://www.edn.com/electronics-blogs/anablog/4374820/Sensors-expo---conference-2012-from-the-floor via @ednmagazine
@MicroStrain: We're looking forward to a great day 2 @sensorsexpo! Be sure to visit us at booth #700 and learn more about our new LXRS Lossless WSN!
@PressureSensors: Day 2 @sensorsexpo with @forcesensors - make sure to stop by booth #516 and check out our tennis ball machine!
@TXInstruments: Stop by our booth 801 at @sensorsexpo to see the world’s smallest MEMS passive IR temperature sensor: the TMP006. #sensors12
@3@DR: Sensors Magazine Names The 2012 'Best of Sensors Expo' Award Winners: ...strategy: Electronics & Computers; Mach... http://bit.ly/L1Jniw
More to come!