Only exhibitors of yummex ME 2018 are entitled to participate in the Innovation Awards.
Exclusively products corresponding to the yummex ME 2018 product directory, created after yummex ME 2017 and representing genuine new developments can be presented. The exhibitor guarantees that the registered products are its own new developments and that the presentation of the products does not violate any intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties.
In the event that Koelnmesse and/or DWTC is subject to claims for damages by third parties on the ground that their rights are violated by the exhibitor or by a product presented by the exhibitor, the exhibitor hereby agrees to indemnify Koelnmesse and/or DWTC from all such claims.
Participation is free. The number of products by exhibitor is limited to two products.
The winning product in each category will be chosen by an independent jury. The winners will be announced on the first day of the exhibition. The yummex ME Innovation Gallery showcases all award-winning innovative products. In addition, all yummex ME Innovation Awards winners will be showcased at ISM Cologne 2019.
Entry in the online listing of participants shall be effected exclusively online via a web portal. The participants are responsible for uploading product information and an image themselves. This data will be used to generate an online register of participants.