On Monday, Nov. 12, the Chicago Connectory hosted the 2018 Bosch North America Regional Supplier Awards. These ceremonies were held in various locations worldwide, each focusing on a different region. The ceremony at the Chicago Connectory celebrated Bosch’s best suppliers throughout the last two years in North America. Awards were given in the categories of innovation, notable suppliers and the best suppliers in terms of quality, delivery and price.
Prior to the ceremony, approximately 70 participants attended a networking brunch and toured the Chicago Connectory and 1871. After the tour, startups were able to showcase their technology to event participants. The startups included IOTA, Rexroth, Amper, Catalytic, SAP Fieldglass, and Project44. Before the ceremony started, Santander also gave a presentation on its financial supplier program.
The ceremony took place later that evening with the suppliers and Bosch leaders in attendance. All attendees had dinner and recognized the below award winners.