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

  • Remembering Sarah Miller Caldicott (1957-2017)
    February 17, 2017
    The Edison Awards community mourns the loss of Sarah Miller Caldicott. Ms. Caldicott, 59, died unexpectedly on January 24, 2017. “As a past member of the Edison Awards Steering Committee, Sarah contributed her time, passion and love for innovation to make sure our mission was achieved.  She was a valued contributor ...
  • Edison Awards Announces Product Finalists that Will Change the World
    February 8, 2017
    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, services and solutions that represent the best in innovation. Following an in-depth review by the Committee, the final ballot was sent for review to more ...
  • Does Competition Drive Innovation?
    January 6, 2017
    Competition in industries is important so that it initiates positive change. If businesses are competing against each other, it means that they are aiming to produce the latest innovation to hit the market. A survey by PwC said that 80% of CEOs believed innovation drives efficiencies and leads to a competitive ...
  • Thomas Edison, The Father of Modern Christmas Light
    December 19, 2016
    Thomas Edison, “the father of innovation” as many have called him, plays an important part in this and every holiday season. As we watch the glittering holiday displays, we can hark back to the awe that the country felt with Edison unveiled the first sparkling Christmas lamps in 1879. This ...
  • 6 Gifts Ideas For the Techie In Your Life
    December 14, 2016
      Shop Amazon or walk into any Best Buy and you’ll be battered by displays of the top tech gifts. But maybe you’re shopping for someone who already has an a new iPhone, Apple Watch and echo. In that case, here are six suggestions that will appeal to any self-respecting techie. iType-C iType-C is a smart working ...

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