We are proud to announce the Finalists for the 2017 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 2017 Edison Awards in New York, NY on April 20, 2017 when the winners will be announced.
- Aerochromics by Nikolas Bentel Studio
- Diamox by Element Six
- Molekule by Molekule
- Sherwin-Williams Paint Shield® by Sherwin-Williams Company
- Arconic Micromill™ by Arconic
- Nanolaminated Alloys by Modumetal Inc.
- nGlide® Superflow SPF Coating Lubricant by NanoMech, Inc.
- CANVERA™ Polyolefin Dispersions for Food and Beverage Metal Can Coatings by The Dow Chemical Company
- Compostable Flexible Plastic Packaging by Tipa-Corp
- Edible Six Pack Rings by Saltwater Brewery & We Believers
Tactical & Industrial Technology
- Dow ACCUTRACE™ S10 molecular fuel marker and Falcon CALIDUS™ portable detection unit by The Dow Chemical Company and Falcon Analytical
- Goodix Live Fingerprint Detection™ Sensor by Goodix Live Fingerprint Detection™ Sensor
- NFC OpenSense™ by Thin Film Electronics ASA
ATHLETICS, SPORTS & RECREATION
- GameChanger™ Q-LED Sports Light by Qualite Sports Lighting
- Stingray tree tent by Tentsile
- Vibram Arctic Grip by Vibram®
- Apache Spot (incubating) by Cloudera
- Smart City Initiative by City of Kansas City, MO
- Weather Data & Analytics by Understory, Inc.
CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
- APC® by Schneider Electric Back-UPS™ Connect BGE50ML by Schneider Electric
- Nokia Future Cell by Nokia Bell Labs
- WattUp® by Energous Corporation
- Avaya Surge™ solution by Avaya
- Cb Defense by Carbon Black
- HARMAN’s ECUSHIELD, TCUSHIELD and Alerts Monitor by HARMAN
- [ORWL] by Design Shift
- Rave Facility by Rave Mobile Safety
- TraceLink Life Sciences Cloud by TraceLink
- Genesis DynaSpectrum™ by Lighting Science™
- LDG MR16 laser lamp by Parhelion
- VioSafe™ White Light Disinfection Technology by Vital Vio, Inc.
Voice & Hearing Technology
Food & Beverage
- Mann’s Culinary Cuts® by Mann Packing, Co., Inc.
- NutroLock by Natural Evolution
- PicoBrew Pico™ by PicoBrew
Home & Lawn Maintenance
- Bagel Smart Tape Measure by Bagel Labs
- Craftsman Sidewinder™ Tape Measure by Craftsman®
- Craftsman Smart Lawn™ Connect Kit by Craftsman®
- WalabotDIY by Vayyar Imaging Ltd.
- Craftsman Flex Claw Hammer by Craftsman®
- Crescent® Grip Zone™ Tongue and Groove Pliers by Apex Tool Group, LLC
- Re-Grip by Preval
ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY
- Danfoss Turbocor® VTT Compressors by Danfoss
- Surefoot™ by Pandoe Pty Ltd
- TransPowr® with E3X® Technology by General Cable
- AMD 25x20 Energy Efficiency Initiative by Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
- L-Bar™ by Lighting Science™
- Orchestrated Energy by Tendril
- Spark by JikoPower, Inc.
- The Immotor Super Battery by Immotor™, LLC
- URABat by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
- Ecoppia E4 by Ecoppia Scientific Ltd.
- Quad PayGo Solar System with HomeSmart™technology by Azuri Technologies Ltd
- Sun King EasyBuy™ by Greenlight Planet Inc.
- Genome Select Oil Palm by Sime Darby Plantation Sdn. Bhd.
- GreenTRX™/SymTRX™ by Anuvia Plant Nutrients
- Rare Earth Element Concentrate by REEcycle
- Tide® purclean™ by Procter & Gamble
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Child & Infant Care
- AngelSense GPS monitoring tracker by AngelSense Inc.
- Freemie Liberty® and Independence® Hands Free and Concealable Portable Breast Pumps by Dao Health
- PreTRM® Test by Sera Prognostics®
- Beltone myPAL and myPAL Micro by Beltone™
- Halo 2 Made for iPhone® Hearing Aids by Starkey Hearing Technologies
- Oticon Opn™ by Oticon, Inc.
- Happiest Baby SNOO Smart Sleeper™ by Happiest Baby™
- Little Lotus Baby Products by Little Lotus ®
- SafetoSleep® STS200 - Baby Sleep wellness breathing monitor for Cot bed by Ospicon Systems Pte Ltd
- Data Diagnostics® by Quest Diagnostics & Inovalon
- Throat Scope® by Holland Healthcare Inc
- vBloc® Neurometabolic Therapy by EnteroMedics Inc.
- Google OnHub by Whipsaw, Inc.
- Kyser Quick-Clip Tuner by Kyser Musical Products, Inc.
- Qt® Active Emitter by Cambridge Sound Management
- BigCommerce Channel Manager by BigCommerce
- Cognitive Media Platform™ by Veritone, Inc.
- Videa by Videa
LIVING, WORKING & LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
Computers & Workspace Design
Home & Personal Safety
- Innohome StoveGuard SGK430 by Innohome Oy
- SmartBurner by Pioneering Technology Corporation
- Thermacell® Halo™ Mosquito Repeller by Thermacell Repellents, Inc.
- alphaTUB by alphaTUB
- Rosetta Stone® Catalyst™ by Rosetta Stone
- SPEAKall! and SPEAKmore! by SPEAK MODalities LLC
- Biopharma Innovation Cup 2017 by Merck KgaA, Darmstadt, Germany
- Redbird Mathematics: Advanced Edition by GiftedAndTalented.com
- The ONE Smart Piano by The ONE Music Group
MEDIA, VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS & ENTERTAINMENT
Cameras & Virtual Reality
- bevel3D by Matter and Form Inc.
- LucidCam by Lucid VR Inc.
- Oasis by MIT Media Lab
- Petcube Play by Petcube, Inc.
- 3M™ Mobile True Definition Scanner by 3M
- 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay 2 by 3M Food Safety
- Panorama® by Natera, Inc.
- Flex® Robotic System by Medrobotics® Corporation
- LithoVue™ Single-Use Digital Flexible Ureteroscope System by Boston Scientific
- OrthoSensor® by OrthoSensor®, Inc.
- Pantheris™ by Avinger, Inc.
Testing & Treatment Options
- Probuphine® by Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- The ORTHO VISION® platform by Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
- Xeltis pulmonary heart valve by Xeltis
- ADMET Workbench by Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA (known as MSD outside the US and Canada)
- Cyborg Stingray by Disease Biophysics Group, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University
TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
Transportation & Logistics
- Hydrogen Fueling Station Deployments by Black & Veatch
- MULTI by thyssenkrupp AG
- PackRobot by Cleveron Ltd.