IBM CEO Ginni Rometty honored with the 2019 Edison Achievement Award

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty honored with the 2019 Edison Achievement Award

NEW YORK, NY – (November 14, 2018) – Now celebrating its 32nd year, the Edison Awards, recognized as the world’s foremost innovation award, announced the … Continue reading IBM CEO Ginni Rometty honored with the 2019 Edison Achievement Award

Innovations that are changing the world announced at the 2018 Edison Awards

Innovations that are changing the world announced at the 2018 Edison Awards

The world’s most talented innovation leaders were honored on April 11 for their tireless contributions in launching new products that will change the world in … Continue reading Innovations that are changing the world announced at the 2018 Edison Awards

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.

Innovation News from Around the Web

  • GE and Alphabet’s X honored with 2017 Edison Achievement Award
    October 25, 2016
    NEW YORK, NY – (Oct. 25, 2016) – Now celebrating its 30th year, the Edison Awards, recognized as the world’s leading innovation award, today announced its two 2017 Edison Achievement Award honorees.  Jeff Immelt, Chairman and CEO of GE, and Dr. Astro Teller, Captain of Moonshots at X, Alphabet’s innovation ...
  • Trust In Innovation
    October 25, 2016
    The 2015 Edelman Trust Barometer was the firm’s 15th annual exploration of trust. The company surveyed 33,000 people (27,000 General Public and 6,000 Informed Public respondents) in 27 countries around the world on their trust in the institutions of government, media, business and NGOs.
  • Are Microgrids the Answer to Utility Power Outages?
    October 13, 2016
    Hurricane Matthew hit the Florida Coast in 2016 with powerful winds, torrential rains, and devastating storm surges. Winds topped over 100 MPH and left over 1 million people without power, which may not return for days. With such powerful storms becoming the norm, many people are beginning to wonder what can be ...
  • Top 5 Olympic Innovations
    August 26, 2016
    The Olympics are known for elite athletes showcasing their talents as the world watches. Host cities work feverishly to build new infrastructures and secure networks to enhance the viewing experience while companies work around the clock to create the next hot gadget to enhance athlete performance. Since the summer Olympics are ...
  • Top 3 “Green” Innovations from the 2013 Edison Awards
    July 26, 2016
    Implementing the three R’s – reduce, reuse, and recycle—greatly enhance environmental health.   From recycling old electronics to building waste-free facilities, many 2013 Edison Award Winners exemplified innovation in sustainability. As we look forward to the 2017 Edison Awards season, let’s take a look back with our Edison flashback at these leaders ...