Theia Technologies Honored by Vision Systems Design 2023 Innovator's Awards Program

Detroit, MI - May 22, 2023 – On May 22nd, Theia Technologies, known for innovation in optics design, was recognized among the best in machine vision by the judges of the Vision Systems Design 2023 Innovators Awards program. The judging panel consisted of esteemed experts from system integrator and end-user companies and are judged based on originality, innovation, impact on designers, systems integrators and end users, fulfilling a new market need, leveraging a novel technology and increasing productivity.

Theia was presented with a silver-level award for their MY23F lens and a bronze-level award for their Calibrated Lenses, both in the lighting, lenses, and optics category at the 2023 Vision Systems Design Innovators Awards presentation, held during Automate in Detroit, MI.


“Theia is thrilled to be honored once again for innovation in lens design not just for one lens, but for two innovations in a single year as we continue to develop technology that extends the state of art in industrial imaging. Our new MY23F lens makes available our patented Linear Optical Technology® in a ruggedized and larger format, while our line Calibrated lenses will enhance image processing with individual lens characterization. We are excited to share these powerful lens technologies with the machine vision, automation, and robotics community,” said Jeff Gohman, president of Theia Technologies.

“The Vision Systems Design team would like to congratulate Theia Technologies for their score in the 2023 Innovators Awards program,” says Linda Wilson, Editor in Chief. “Each year this unbiased and increasingly competitive program aims to celebrate the most innovative products and systems in machine vision. The Theia Technologies team should be very proud.” The 2023 Visions Systems Design Innovators Awards Honorees are featured in a May Newsletter of Vision Systems Design as well as on

Theia lenses are designed and marketed from the US and manufactured to ISO 9001:2015 standards. Theia's precision engineering, prototype validation and quality control assure every lens shipped to our customers will be consistently high quality. For lens samples and global sales enquiries, please contact Andrea Van Landingham, VP Business Development, by emailing or visit

Theia VSD Innovator's Awards 2023

About Vision Systems Design

Published since 1996, Vision Systems Design is a global resource for engineers, engineering managers and systems integrators that provides comprehensive global coverage of vision systems technologies, applications, and markets. Vision Systems Design's magazine, website (, email newsletters and webcasts report on and analyze the latest technology and business developments and trends in the worldwide machine vision and image processing industry.

About the Vision Systems Design 2023 Innovators Awards

The Vision Systems Design 2023 Innovators Awards program reviews and recognized the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry. Criteria used in the Innovators Awards ranking included: originality, innovation; impact on designers, systems integrators and end-users; fulfilling a need in the market that hasn’t been addressed, leveraging a novel technology, and increasing productivity.

About Theia

Theia Technologies provides high quality 4K and megapixel lenses for machine vision, intelligent traffic systems, video surveillance and other applications. Their patented, award winning Linear Optical Technology® corrects barrel distortion and improves image resolution over typical lenses. Theia lenses are designed and marketed from the US and manufactured to ISO 9001:2015 standards. Theia also provides optical engineering and custom design services. Theia has numerous issued and pending US and foreign patents for lens technologies.

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Theia Calibrated Lenses Award