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

  • 5 Must Have Holiday Gifts For Your Home
    December 5, 2016
    The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re like most Americans, you’ve purchased a gift or two, or at least thought about. Sometimes, it can be difficult to put together your holiday shopping list – it’s not easy to figure out what to give your parents, friends, or ...
  • Creativity and Product Innovation
    October 29, 2016
    On a business trip to the US, Honda’s CEO found fumbling for change at tollgates a problem, even an irritation when the cars behind impatiently started honking their horns.  Coin trays in cars today are taken for granted, but Honda was the first, due to their CEO’s smart observation of ...
  • 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 ...

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