Hilscher awarded with German Innovation Award 2018

July 2018


In Dresden, the German Design Council awarded the company based in Hattersheim with the German Innovation Award 2018. Hilscher received the prestigious award for the netIOT Device Information Portal in the categories “Connectivity” and “Design Thinking”.

Among other things, the Device Information Portal solution supports the commissioning of field devices and provides further information on the devices.


Visit the netIOT Device Information Portal here


Information about the award

The German Innovation Award honors products and solutions across industries that differ from previous solutions in terms of user-centric design and value creation.

Companies can only win the prize if they are nominated by a jury of experts and scouts from the German Design Council. As an independent and internationally active institution, the German Design Council is committed to the competitiveness of companies.


The awards goes to innovations that have a sustainable effect. The evaluation criteria of the German Innovation Award cover topics such as degree of innovation, user benefit and economic efficiency.


More information on the award (German) | Award winners can be found here (German)