New Category for 2018: Space Innovation

New Category for 2018: Space Innovation

For decades, our future in Space has captivated the imagination of millions and inspired many to dream of exploring strange new worlds and securing humanity’s … Continue reading New Category for 2018: Space Innovation

Liberated Pixels Take Flight

Liberated Pixels Take Flight

Do you recall the opening scene of the 2017 Superbowl when flying drones circled like stars over Lady Gaga’s head? If you missed the beginning go … Continue reading Liberated Pixels Take Flight

A recap of the 2017 Edison Awards

A recap of the 2017 Edison Awards

On April 20,  innovators from over 20 countries, participated in informative panel discussions, and watched an episode of Shark Tank (Edison style) play out live … Continue reading A recap of the 2017 Edison Awards

Edison Awards Announces Product Finalists that Will Change the World

Edison Awards Announces Product Finalists that Will Change the World

New York, NY —In honor of Thomas Edison’s 170th birthday, the Edison Awards Steering Committee is honored to announce the 2017 Edison Awards Finalists—the products, … Continue reading Edison Awards Announces Product Finalists that Will Change the World

GE and Alphabet’s X honored with 2017 Edison Achievement Award

GE and Alphabet’s X honored with 2017 Edison Achievement Award

NEW YORK, NY – (Oct. 25, 2016) – Now celebrating its 30th year, the Edison Awards, recognized as the world’s leading innovation award, today announced … Continue reading GE and Alphabet’s X honored with 2017 Edison Achievement Award

Crowdfunding for Innovators

Crowdfunding for Innovators

Crowdfunding has become a popular trend with emerging companies. Crowdfunding, as its name suggests, is a funding method where everyday people take interest in your … Continue reading Crowdfunding for Innovators

Black & Veatch: Where Innovation is the Norm

Black & Veatch: Where Innovation is the Norm

Some companies are so prolifically innovative that they don’t realize that they innovate far more than the norm.

A Snappy New Look: Improving the Patient Experience

A Snappy New Look: Improving the Patient Experience

Edison Awards Program Manager wears The Henry Ford Hospital’s Model G Patient Gown during labor and delivery. Creating solutions to what “bugs” people is a key to innovation success as highlighted in this story.

The PianoArc: An “Edison Story”

The PianoArc: An “Edison Story”

By Mindy Manes Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett??? “Collective Transformation” was my first thought as I listened to NPR’s feature about the two singers’ unlikely … Continue reading The PianoArc: An “Edison Story”

When David and Goliath Work Together…

When David and Goliath Work Together…

Collaboration between large companies and startups creates a powerful synergy of innovation and collective transformation.

Innovation News from Around the Web

  • Inspiring Minds Arrives December 6
    November 27, 2017
    The Edison Awards are excited to announce that we have partnered with North America’s largest B2B publisher, MultiView, to produce our re-designed email newsletter, Inspiring Minds. We know how important it is to have direct access to latest information, trends, and developments in our ever-changing industry. With this customized news ...
  • EA Seal Star of the Month: GiftedAndTalented.com
    November 8, 2017
    Snapshot: What if instead of telling kids what they can’t do, we give them tools to see what they can do? Based on over 60 years of Stanford University research, Redbird Mathematics: Advanced Edition uses cutting-edge gamification and adaptive instruction to create a personalized learning experience. The Edison Awards™ is an ...
  • Upward and Outward – A Historic Flight
    October 20, 2017
    The Pluto flyby of 2015 put space exploration back in the headlines as the New Horizons spacecraft sent captivating images of the dwarf planet back to Earth. Pluto was the last planet in our solar system to be explored, which seems to be routine to us now in 2017. But ...
  • Edison Nominee Takes On SharkTank
    October 17, 2017
    2017 Edison Awards nominee, Benjilock, founder Robbie Cabral, is looking to make storing your personal belongings easier and safe with the help of some unlikely but largely successful friends. Cabral and BenjiLock (the World’s First Traditional Rechargeable Padlock with Fingerprint Technology)  appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank to see if he could get an investment from the ...
  • Top 5 Reasons to Nominate for an Edison Award
    September 27, 2017
    On April 11, 2018, we will recognize game-changing innovations for the 31st annual Edison Awards. We are currently accepting innovation submissions through Friday, November 17th. If you are unfamiliar with the Edison Awards, or on the fence about nominating, here are five reasons why you should nominate today. Join an Elite ...

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