Following another record year for entries, CEDIA has revealed its shortlist for the prestigious 2013 CEDIA Awards, covering the best media room, home cinema, integrated home and superyacht installations from across the EMEA region (UK, Europe, Russia, Middle East, Africa, India and Pakistan).

“The CEDIA Awards honour first-class, residential custom installation projects,” says CEDIA Chair, Gary Lewis, “The volume of entries has increased this year by more than 75% which demonstrates their appeal, the strength of the competition and the value members receive in taking part. These are highly prized accolades and rightly so. We are showcasing the best of the best from across the region and are looking forward to an incredible Awards Ceremony in London on Friday 28th June.”

The project shortlist for 2013 CEDIA Awards, by category, is as follows:

Best Media Room under £15,000 (18,000 Euros)
Konnectiv, Family Room Extension (UK)
Sound Environment, Small but Soulful (UK)
ET Home Cinema, Badsworth Hall Study (UK)

Best Media Room over £15,000 (18,000 Euros)
Synergy Technologies, SM Media Room (Pakistan)
ET Home Cinema, Lounge TV/Media Room (UK)
Olive Audio Visual, Subterranean Playground (UK)
Henri Integrateur Domotique, Madeleine (France)

Best Home Cinema under £40,000 (48,000 Euros)
Finite Solutions, Garage Music Cinema (UK)
Cinema Architects, Colegate Home Cinema, (South Africa)
Dark Side of the Room, La-Haut Sur La Colline (France)
Doneo Co. Ltd, The Movie Den (Malta)i

Best Home Cinema £40,000 - £100,000 (48,000-120,000 Euros)
Synergy Technologies, MM Home Cinema (Pakistan)
Finite Solutions, Chateau du Parc (UK)
T&T Automation, House on the Hill (UK)
Lifestyle Technologies, A 007 Class Theatre (Cyprus)
Cyberhomes Ltd, Oxfordshire Family Cinema (UK)

Best Home Cinema over £100,000 (120,000 Euros)
Finite Solutions, Manor House Cinema (UK)
Imagine This, Luxury Screening Room (UK)
The Big Picture, The Wave Cinema (UK)
De Opera Domotica, Cinema Tuschinski (Netherlands)
Finite Solutions, Kino Quakes (UK)
Projecting and Sound ART, Transition 35 (Greece)

Best Integrated Home under £30,000 (36,000 Euros)
Konnectiv, Fulwood (UK)
Lewis Building Technology, The Croft (UK)

Best Integrated Home £30,000 - £100,000 (36,000-120,000 Euros)
Konnectiv, I Zero4 (UK)
Complete Home Control, Birch House (UK)
Grahams Hi-Fi, Drakes Home (UK)

Best Integrated Home £100,000 - £250,000 (120,000-290,000 Euros)
Complete Home Control, The Penthouse (UK)
Grahams Hi-Fi, West View (UK)
Henri Integrateur Domotique, Villa Jourdan (France)
Lifestyle Technologies, Beach Front Residence (Cyprus)
3LOGIC, Skawinska Apartment (Poland)

Best Integraed Home over £250,000 (290,000 Euros)
T&T Automation, House on the Hill (UK)
SMC, West Country Manor House (UK)
Sensory International, 20th Hole (UK)
De Opera Domotica, Dream Home (Netherlands)
Sound Environment, Rock Star Residence (UK)

Best Multiple Scheme for a Property Developer
Perfect Integration (UK)

Best Energy Management Solution
Konnectiv, IZero4 (UK)

Best Dressed Rack
T&T Automation, Georgian Mansion (UK)
The Big Picture, The Wave Cinema Rack (UK)
Konnectiv, Chelsea Townhouse (UK)
Inspired Dwellings, PennRoad (UK)
Smart Home SA, Chalet J (Switzerland)

Best Innovative Solution – Residential
Grahams Hi-Fi, Score Switch Technology (UK)
Knektd, Interactive Surface (UK)
Dawsons AV, Operation Smooth Zoom (UK)
Konnectiv, IZero4 (UK)

Best Marine Installation
Platinum Vision, Saif 3 (UAE)
Dawsons AV, Imperial Princess (UK)

Best Training Initiative by a Trade Supplier
Aldous Systems (UK)
Power Ethernet (UK)
Pulse Marketing (UK)

Best Showroom
CleerVu (UK)
Finite Solutions (UK)
Projecting & Sounding ART (Greece)
Pulse Marketing (UK)

The winners of the Awards will be announced at the black tie Gala Dinner on Friday 28th June 2013 in the Pavilion at the Tower of London. More than 350 guests from across the Region are expected to attend.

For more information please visit www.cediaawards.org