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5 reasons you should attend the 2018 Edison Awards

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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 across all industries Thousands … Continue reading 5 reasons you should attend the 2018 Edison Awards

Women Behind Innovation: Sarah Ohle

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Sarah Ohle leads the Marketing Insights team at GroundTruth, using the power of real-world, location-based data to understand and then empower marketers with actionable insights about consumers. Before joining GroundTruth, Sarah was Director of Custom Research for Nielsen’s Telecom Practice Group, where she was responsible for designing and executing proprietary research studies for Nielsen’s technology … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Sarah Ohle

Women Behind Innovation: Stephanie Potisek

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Stephanie Potisek, Ph. D. is the Oil Sands R&D Manager in Dow’s Oil, Gas & Mining Group where she oversees the development of new products for both oil sands mining and in-situ oil and gas operations.  Dr. Potisek has over 9 years of industrial R&D experience at The Dow Chemical Company, where she has brought … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Stephanie Potisek

America’s Top Builders Are Calling AeroBarrier The Most Innovative Product of The Decade

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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 electric bill a … Continue reading America’s Top Builders Are Calling AeroBarrier The Most Innovative Product of The Decade

Women Behind Innovation: Tracy Campbell Accardi

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Tracy Campbell Accardi joined Hologic as Vice President of Research and Development for the Breast Health and Skeletal Health Division in September 2014. Hologic is the leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of diagnostic and medical imaging systems in women’s health that improve patient outcomes and drive clinical utility. Hologic was the first to bring breast … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Tracy Campbell Accardi

Women Behind Innovation: Sandra Sassow

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Sandra Sassow is the CEO and co-founder of UK-based SEaB Energy which has designed and commercialised breakthrough product innovations that create clean energy and water from onsite organic waste. The company has won numerous awards for innovation, entrepreneurship and investment readiness. With a growing customer base, including several international blue-chip companies, its products are now … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Sandra Sassow

OTOjOY Overhauls Concert Experience

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Imagine getting a private concert from your favorite musician. Many of the world’s most famous concert venues have a reputation for terrible acoustics. Add thousands of people talking and additional ambient noise and the sound of the music is muffled and unclear. Concert goers want to hear the music and only the music – and … Continue reading OTOjOY Overhauls Concert Experience

Women Behind Innovation: Didem Öner-Deliormanli

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Dr. Didem Öner-Deliormanli is a Technical Service & Development (TS&D) scientist for Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics business, based in Freeport, Texas.  In her current role, she is responsible for leading the development of innovative, sustainable packaging solutions, delivering value creation to help better serve Dow customers and the entire value chain. Didem has more … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Didem Öner-Deliormanli

Women Behind Innovation: Cindy Kent

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Cindy Kent is a healthcare veteran with 20+ years in the industry.  She is currently the President & General Manager for the 3M Infection Prevention Division—a $1.6B+ business committed to keeping patients safe from healthcare associated infections and complications.  Cindy has global operational P&L responsibilities, including the development of the strategic and annual operating plans, … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Cindy Kent

Women Behind Innovation: Tina Arrowood

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As a teenager, Tina Arrowood aspired for a more lucrative and “relaxed” life style and chose to pursue her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry at University of Wisconsin River Falls (1994) and later a PhD in Organic Chemistry at University of Minnesota (1999).  Upon graduation she joined the Union Carbide Corporation’s Amines R&D group, which became … Continue reading Women Behind Innovation: Tina Arrowood