These individuals have, through their careers, their leadership and their achievements, distinguished themselves by making a significant and lasting contribution to the world of innovation.

Their global contribution to human-centered design, the value and differentiation they create, the positive influence they have on existing, new and emerging markets and the impact they have on the world serves as an inspiration for future innovators.

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2016 Edison Achievement Award Honoree

John Chambers

John Chambers

Executive Chairman, and
former CEO of Cisco Systems
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