We are proud to announce the Finalists for the 2016 Edison Awards. These finalists were chosen as the "best of the best" by 3000 of the world's top senior business executives, academics, and innovation professionals.The finalists are presented alphabetically by category; the order does not reflect ranking, merit, or preference. In categories with more than three finalists listed, there has been a tie. Join us at the 2016 Edison Awards in New York, NY on April 21, 2016
when the winners will be announced.
- Electronic Awareness Games by Dubai Police
- Project Ares by SparkCognition
- Synack Hydra Technology Platform by Synack
- Clover Mobile by Clover Network
- Discretionary Peg (Patent-Pending) by IEX
- Wdesk for SOX and Internal Controls by Workiva Inc.
Food Manufacturing Process
- 3M™ Condensation Management Film by 3M
- Apeks Supercritical 2000 PSI System by Apeks Supercritical
- AseptiSense™ by Aseptia Inc.
Forensics & Security
- SparkSecure by SparkCognition
- Thermo Scientific™ Gemini™ Analyzer by Thermo Fisher Scientific
- X-Loupe® AgileLite System by Lumos Technology Co., Ltd.
- Food Computer by Open Agriculture
- Nanoco Cadmium-Free Quantum Dots (CFQD® Quantum Dots) for LEDs, and Nanoco Deep Red CFQD® Quantum Dot Film by Nanoco Technologies
- Vegetable Factory™ by Spread Co., Ltd.
- Air and Water Permeable Foam Cement and Concrete by Allied Foam Tech Corporation
- BOGU Foundry Safety Coat by Victaulic
- GUARDx™ by NanoMech Inc.
- LEE® Jade Fusion Denim by VF Corporation
- New Horizons: the first mission to Pluto by NASA, the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and Southwest Research Institute
ATHLETICS, SPORTS & RECREATION
Athletics & Recreation
- Back-Spin Tee by Backspin Enterprises, Inc.
- Kingii Wearable by Kingii
- VSSL Supplies by VSSL Outdoor Utility Tools
Sports & Travel
- Abom Goggles by Abom, Inc.
- CapHat™ by CapHat™ Sun Protection Pty Ltd
- Evolution Cool™ by Cabeau® Inc.
- Cisco Hyperinnovation Living Labs (CHILL) by Cisco
- GreenTouch Green Meter by GreenTouch Consortium
- “Local Scene” and “Ride Reminder” from Hilton Worldwide in partnership with Uber by Hilton Worldwide
- MasterClass by MasterClass
CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Cameras &Virtual Reality
Entertainment & Gaming
Home & Personal Security
- FLIR FX™ by FLIR Systems, Inc.
- Kuna Smart Home Security Light by Kuna Systems
- Master Lock Bluetooth Smart Padlocks by Master Lock
Work & Home Environment
Food & Beverage
- Daisy Squeeze Sour Cream by Daisy Brand LLC
- Handmade, healthy salads via automated vending kiosks by Farmer's Fridge
- Keurig® KOLD™ by Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
- Luvo's chef-created, nutritionist-approved, flash frozen meals. by Luvo, Inc.
Home Tools & Maintenance
- Craftsman Extreme Grip 5-Piece Socket Set by Craftsman®
- SureCan® Fuel Can by SureCan Inc.
- Troy-Bilt FLEX by Nottingham Spirk and MTD Products Inc.
ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY
- ButyFix™ by Green Cellulosity Co.
- Joint Infantry Company Prototype (JIC-P) by Marine Corps Expeditionary Energy Office
- SimpliPhi Power OES 2.6 High-Output Battery by SimpliPhi Power
Building Construction & Lighting Innovations
- LIQUIDARMOR™ Flashing and Sealant by The Dow Chemical Company
- Metalux™ SkyRidge™ Luminaires with Integrated Sensor Control System by Eaton
- Securock® ExoAir® 430 System by USG Corporation
- Cryogenic Carbon Capture™ by Sustainable Energy Solutions, LLC
- Self-Powered Tracker (SPT) by NEXTracker Inc
- Zahroof StraightFlo Valve by Zahroof Valves, Inc.
Energy Management & Customer Solutions
- GridPoint Energy Management Solution by GridPoint
- NextWeb by Opower
- Smart Customer Mobile (SCM®) by Smart Utility Systems
Re-Use & Reclamation
Smart Grids & Servers
- e-OPTI TRAX® , eSYNC®, CACTUS®, e-COMB®, INERTECH® by INERTECH
- Jisto by Jisto Inc.
- Microgrid by Black & Veatch
- DigiCatch™ by SmartCatch™
- Road Pothole Detection System (HACAD project) by Highways England
- Sustainable Cable Solutions by Superior Essex
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Quality of Life & Patient Care
- CliniCloud by CliniCloud
- One Medical Mobile App with Digital Dermatology by One Medical Group
- Zocdoc by Zocdoc
Safety & Health Monitoring
Wearables & Sensors
Womens Health & Wellbeing
Digital Management & Marketing
- BloomReach Compass by BloomReach
- DocuSign Transaction Rooms, Broker Edition by DocuSign®
- Onespot by OneSpot
Networking & Funding
- 360Alumni® Engagement & Fundraising Platform by 360Alumni, Inc.
- LoanGifting™ by RKS
- Unigo.com by Unigo Group
- Behavioral Project Library by WeSpire
- LifeLearn Sofie™, Powered by IBM Watson by LifeLearn, Inc.
- ONE-KEY™ by Milwaukee Tool
LIVING, WORKING & LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
Communication & Collaboration
- Logitech ConferenceCam Connect by Logitech
- SMART kapp iQ by SMART Technologies Inc.
- Touchjet Pond™ Projector by Touchjet™
Office & Home
- Brody WorkLounge by Steelcase
- LoftCube© by LoftCube GmbH
- The Original Level™ by FluidStance® - a Company of Motion, LLC
- Augmented Creativity by Disney Research
- LearnFit™ Adjustable Standing Desk by Ergotron, Inc.
- Verizon Innovative Learning Schools by Verizon
MEDIA, VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS & ENTERTAINMENT
Media & Visual Communications
- ShopTV® by Delivery Agent
- Shure MOTIV™ MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone by Shure Incorporated
- TouchCast by TouchCast LLC
- Multi-Axis Spiral Suction by Ghost Mfg
- Oral B Pro 5000 with Bluetooth by Procter & Gamble
- Solea® by Convergent Dental
Diagnostics & Disease Treatment
- Artemisinin by Amyris, Inc.
- loom by Miroculus Inc
- Percepta™ Bronchial Genomic Classifier by Veracyte, Inc.
- 216Dx Laser Microbial Growth Monitor by BacterioScan
- CardioMEMS™ HF System by St. Jude Medical
- FreeStyle Libre by Abbott
Surgical Tools & Devices
- Dr. Kim's Shadowless headlamp by DrKimUSA.com
- Micra® Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) by Medtronic
- WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device by Boston Scientific
Vision & Hearing
- Bosch Eyecare Solutions by Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solution Private Limited
- R-7 by Osterhout Design Group
- ZPower Rechargeable System for Hearing Aids by ZPower LLC
- Autism Core Skills by Infiniteach
- “No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project” by No Ceilings : The Full Participation Project- Clinton Foundation
- Smartstones® :prose™ by Smartstones, Inc.
TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
Electric Energy & Propulsion Systems
- Cat® Twin Fin Propulsion System by Caterpillar Inc.
- Catalyst by Proterra
- ChargePoint® Home by ChargePoint
- OTTO by Clearpath Robotics Inc.
- ProVIEW by Omni-ID
- Quay Reel® Tanker Loading & Unloading System by Techflow Marine Ltd and Cepsa Quimica
- Spinlister Smart Bike by SPINLISTER
- Stromer ST2 Electric Bicycle by myStromer USA Corp.
- URB-E by Urban626, LLC