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

  • 2015 Edison Award Nominee Hilton introduces digital check-in worldwide
    January 9, 2015
    Hilton Worldwide is giving guests the ability to check in on their mobile device or desktop and even select their room based off digital floor plans. Guests will also be able to easily make requests or upgrade their reservations with the click of a button. Later this year Hilton will also ...
  • Edison Award winner Awarded Boston Children’s Hospital’s Rising Star Award
    December 5, 2014
    Catherine Rose of Philips Lighting was awarded with the prestigious Boston Children’s Hospital Rising Star Award last month for her work developing the Edison Award winning LightAide. Inspired by her daughter, Alexis, who is visually impaired and deaf, Rose developed LightAide to help visually impaired children interact with the world ...
  • When David and Goliath Work Together…
    December 4, 2014
    Collaboration between large companies and startups creates a powerful synergy of innovation and collective transformation.
  • GSU Marching Band Performs in the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
    November 28, 2014
    The marching band at Edison Awards partner Georgia State University performed in the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for the second year in a row. Even more impressive is the fact that the band was formed only three short years ago. MORE
  • May all Your Spirits be Bright this Holiday Season
    November 21, 2014
    Edison Award winning Coravin helps to preserve more than memories this holiday season. With Coravin, wine enthusiasts can now pour wine from the bottle without ever removing the cork effectively preserving the rest of the bottle. MORE

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