Which are the most innovative new fitness products in 2018?
FIBO Innovation & Trend Award 2018
With 108 submissions, the industry’s “Oscars”, which are presented by FIBO in cooperation with DIFG, the German Industry Association for Fitness and Health, are particularly coveted this year. After careful consideration, the international jury of experts nominated 67 products in the five new categories Digital Fitness, Health / Prevention, Lifestyle / Life Balance / Wellness, Performance / Capabilities and Start-up. The winners will be recognised in front of an audience of 400 leading industry representatives at the European Health and Fitness Forum on 11 April. Then FIBO will take place at the Exhibition Centre Cologne from 12 to 15 April.
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The jury of the FIBO INNOVATION & TREND AWARD 2018
In 2018, the quality of the submissions will be judged by an international jury of experts. Its members include Nathalie Smeeman, executive director of the European industry association EuropeActive; Prof. Dr. Niels Nagel, office manager of the DIFG; Prof. Dr. Ingo Froboese, university professor for prevention and rehabilitation at the German Sport University Cologne; Heike Schönegge, editor of the magazine FIT FOR FUN; and Prof. Dr. Thomas Rieger, founding dean of the Sports, Media & Event Faculty at the University of Applied Sciences Europe.
It’s the world’s largest international trade show for fitness, wellness and health: the industry’s key players come together at FIBO in Cologne. This is where innovations are launched. This is where international trends are set. This is where the industry comes to invest. Some 1,019 companies from 49 nations participated in 2017, meeting more than 150,000 trade and private visitors from around the globe. In 2018, FIBO will take place at the Exhibition Centre Cologne from 12 to 15 April. Kicking off the trade show on 11 April 2018 will be the 5th European Health & Fitness Forum, a meeting of about 400 leading representatives of the European fitness sector.
Press release [doc l 280 kb]
Photo (credit: FIBO) [jpg l 2,4 MB]
Nominees Digital Fitness [PDF l 483 kb]
Nominees Health / Prevention [PDF l 460 kb]
Nominees Lifestyle / Life-Balance / Wellness [PDF l 638 kb]
Nominees Performance [PDF l 551 kb]
Nominees Start-up [PDF l 553 kb]