Carnival Corporations OceanMedallion(TM) Named 2019 Edison Awards Finalist

All nominations were reviewed by the Edison Awards Steering Committee and judged by a panel of more than 3,000 professionals from the fields of product development, design, engineering, science, marketing and education. Past winners include ATandT, Space X, Nike, Waze, Nest and Dyson.

The award is the fourth prestigious recognition Carnival Corporation’s patented IoT innovations have received in the past four months. In November, CES recognized Carnival Corporation as a CES 2019 Innovations Award Honoree for OceanMedallion. In December, the company received a 2018 Gold New York Design Award for Digital IoT for its Ocean guest experience platform. And in January, IoT Breakthrough awarded the Medallion the 2019 IoT Wearables Innovation of the Year.

With a long history of innovation and providing guests with extraordinary vacation experiences, Carnival Corporation has received thousands of industry awards – including recognition by the Consumer Technology Association(TM) as a CES(R) 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree for OceanMedallion(TM). A revolutionary wearable device that contains a proprietary blend of communication technologies, OceanMedallion enables the world’s first interactive guest experience platform transforming vacation travel on a large scale into a highly personalized level of customized service. The prestigious CES Innovation Awards honor outstanding design and engineering in consumer technology products.

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