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.

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”

Innovation News from Around the Web

  • The Future of the Factory Powered By Desktop Metal
    April 4, 2018
    Traditional metal fabrication processes like injection molding, can be noisy, create extreme welding fumes and exhaust, and require workers use a large amount of chemicals. Desktop Metal’s new additive manufacturing method uses FDM techniques that are safer and easier to work with. Jonah Myerberg, CEO with Desktop Metal will be joined ...
  • Sophia the Robot to join the 2018 Edison Awards
    April 2, 2018
    The 2018 Edison Awards Innovators’ Showcase is held in conjunction with the Meet the Innovators forum, giving guests an opportunity to enjoy a hands-on look at nominated products between sessions. This year the Edison Awards is proud to announce the addition of Sophia – the AI Robot to the exhibitor’s ...
  • Engineering a Better Tomorrow – Marillyn Hewson
    April 2, 2018
    2018 Edison Awards Achievement Honoree, Marillyn A. Hewson is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Offer of  Lockheed Martin Corporation and says for more than 100 years, innovation has been in the lifeblood of Lockheed Martin and believes her company’s ties run deep with Thomas Edison. “And we believe, as did Thomas Edison, ...
  • 5 reasons you should attend the 2018 Edison Awards
    April 2, 2018
    The 2018 Edison Awards is designed for industry leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs who are responsible for information, technology, strategy, and marketing, who are charged with driving innovation and new product development—across various industries. Attendees will participate in a full day of stimulating, interactive discussion and exhibits. Network with leading innovation professionals ...
  • America’s Top Builders Are Calling AeroBarrier The Most Innovative Product of The Decade
    March 19, 2018
    AeroBarrier officially launched in January 2018, after five years of research and development at the University of California, Davis.  Immediately, some of America’s most innovative builders embraced the technology. Zero energy in Arizona Mandalay Homes, a homebuilder in Arizona, is breaking ground on a 2,900 home community that will make a zero-cost ...