Past Winners

GAMIC has had many innovative companies participate in the competition. Find out more about the award winners, finalists and semi-finalists from recent years.

2017 Award Winners: 

Barnard Acoustics – Active and passive noise control solutions

Clingfish Products – Vacuum-powered mounting technology for aluminum and glass surfaces

DIYAuto.com – Ultimate all-media gearhead encyclopedia for automotive DIYers

PlasmaStream Technologies – Plasma-actuator active aerodynamics system to reduce truck trailer drag

2017 Finalists:

Acerta Systems – Real-time SaaS Platform to detect vehicle anomalies and predict failures

Connect MyEV – World’s first conductive park-and- walk high-power autonomous-driving EV charger

CORA CyberSecurity – “Trust-independent”,self- healing encryption technology

DataDriven – Using smartphone audio and vibration data to perform automotive diagnostics without using OBD

eCalCharge (WattHot) – EV smart charging software and coordinated charging for regulation grid services

FenSens – World’s first Smart Wireless Parking Sensor, enabled through the smartphone

SPLT – Transportation platform providing enterprise carpooling and non-emergency, on-time patient medical appointment transportation

Trillium – Custom, multi-layer adaptive cyber-systems for transportation applications

VeloMetro Mobility – On-demand mobility service with enclosed electric velomobiles ‎integrated to a central sharing network.

2016 Award Winners:

Civionics, Inc. – Wireless monitoring system to track the performance and health of engineered systems in demanding environments

IndustryStar LLC – Supply chain software-as- a-service platform to expedite, optimize and de-risk client supply chain

Jolt Energy Storage Technologies LLC – Improved safety, cost, and performance of lithium ion batteries

SurClean – Disruptive laser technology to selectively remove paint / other surface coatings from surfaces of high-cost capital assets

2016 Finalists:

Algocian Inc. – Automotive-grade pedestrian detection

Kasi Technologies AB – Modular enhanced supercharger system for mild hybrid vehicle engines

XIR Tech / North Coast Imaging – Multi-spectral image analysis technology for manufacturing, food processing, and medical applications

2016 Semi-Finalists:

Golden Products and Services LLC – Green transmission to lower fuel costs and increase performance of mobility and energy platforms

Meiselectric, Inc. – Electronic solenoid activating engine valves for cam-less variable valve timing of internal combustion engines

My Service Dealer – Web-based software connecting auto service departments to their customers with real-time repair status updates

SofTrek, Inc. – Technology to reduce driver distraction

2015 Award Winners:

Advanced Battery Concepts – Award-winning technology to improve large‐format energy storage technology and increase performance of sealed lead‐acid batteries at reduced cost

Detroit Materials – Ultra-high- strength structural steel for
demanding defense, off-highway and transportation applications

RightThereWare LLC – Patented technologies to optimize multi-stop navigation for improved ETA, navigation and shared rides

SiNode Systems – Manufacturing process for next-gen higher-
capacity faster-charging lithium-ion battery silicon-graphene anodes

2015 Finalists:

CarKnow / DataDriven – Hardware and software enabling development of unique applications for vehicle owners with
vehicle data

Elegus Technologies – Lithium-ion battery separator that allows
increased their energy density without compromising safety

Fulcrum Engineering LLC – Vehicle structural joints decoupling during major accidents, displacing force to better protect occupants

Intertwine Corporation – Web-based Automotive Project Management software which standardizes and integrates
Quoting, Forecasting, Capacity Planning and Program Management processes

Magwerks LED, LLC – State-of- the-art magnesium thixmolding-based high-powered LED lighting solutions

Meiselectric, Inc. – Electronic solenoid activating engine valves for cam-less variable valve timing of internal combustion engines

Smartershade – Non-powered, linear-shifted polarizing smartglass technology for home, vehicle and industry applications

2015 Semi-Finalists:

Civionics, Inc. – Wireless monitoring system to track the
performance and health of engineered systems in demanding environments

Daheco Engines Corp. – High-pressure air-activation for ultra-efficient, alternative technology internal combustion engines

Liuman Technologies LLC – Quasi3D woven structure components with performance of metallic components at a superior weight reduction

Nano Innovations – Heat-conductive, electrically insulating plastics and products for improved thermal
management

Persis Consulting – Automotive Data Aggregation Manager or ADAM, first automotive-specific wearable to link personal information with the vehicle

For a comprehensive list of GAMIC award winners, finalists and semi-finalists, click here.