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

  • Inside Edison Award nominee PepsiCo’s 2015 Super Bowl Ad Game With CMO Simon Lowden
    January 31, 2015
    Ahead of Super Bowl XLIX Jennifer Rooney, CMO Network Editor at Forbes, sat down with Simon Lowden, CMO of Edison Awards nominee PepsiCo, to discuss marketing strategy leading up to and through the big game. This will mark the third year in a row that Pepsi is sponsoring the halftime show ...
  • The Valedo Helps You Train Back Pain Away
    January 23, 2015
      2015 Edison Awards nominee Valedo helps to alleviate lower back pain through exercise. Simple to use, Valedo is a pair of sensors that connects to an app and provides valuable feedback to help you strengthen the muscles in your back to reduce current back pain and prevent future back pain ...
  • 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.