Edison Awards



Every day, 9-1-1 call-takers across the country answer life-impacting calls and emergency responders enter very stressful situations to help citizens. Our goal through this public-private partnership is to provide these professionals with critical information that can increase their effectiveness, enabling them to save valuable time and lives. The Edison Awards are acclaimed for identifying innovation and we are gratified that the importance of Smart911 for protecting citizens is being highlighted.”

Tom Axbey, CEO of Rave Mobile Safety

2015 Edison Awards

The highlight of the year is the annual Edison Awards Ceremony & Gala program presented each spring, which encompasses several events over a two-day period, including the "Meet the Innovators Forum," as well as the popular "Innovators' Showcase" and "Awards Gala." Registration for the spring events will open in early 2015.

Edison Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner

The elegant black-tie evening is focused on recognizing and honoring the best in innovations and innovators. The highlight of the program is the announcement of the Edison Awards' new product and service innovation winners. In addition, the Edison Achievement Awards are presented.

Meet the Innovators Forum

This popular program has an exciting agenda that stimulates participants thinking and creates opportunities to make new connections. A format designed to encourage networking among attendees includes roundtable discussions, facilitated group case study exercises, organized networking, panel discussions, innovator presentations and more.

Innovators' Showcase

Each year, the Innovators' Showcase is held in conjunction with the Meet the Innovators Forum. Guests have an opportunity to meet with other innovators and enjoy a hands-on look at nominated products.

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Thomas A. Edison

The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it usually goes around wearing overalls looking like hard work.

Thomas A. Edison

If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas A. Edison

The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense.

Thomas A. Edison

Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress.

Thomas A. Edison

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas A. Edison
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