The Edison Awards celebrates the “Women Behind Innovation”; recognizing women who are paving the way and encouraging young women to dream big and develop the critical skills they need to fuel tomorrow’s innovation culture.

 

Articles

  • Women Behind Innovation: Dr. Arpana Verma
    May 16, 2018
    Dr. Arpana Verma is the Vice President Technology at NanoMech and a co-inventor of founding patent for nGlide lubricant technology platform. Arpana provides science and engineering leadership for business development for NanoMech Energy from Houston for the Oil and Gas and related manufacturing sectors. NanoMech Energy supports global Oil & ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Stacey M. DelVecchio
    May 8, 2018
    Stacey DelVecchio is the Additive Manufacturing Product Manager for Caterpillar Inc., leveraging the technology in a variety of spaces, including New Product Introduction, supply chain and operations. Her team is focused on deploying the technology by working with Caterpillar product groups on design for additive. DelVecchio manages the Additive Manufacturing ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Marie Hattar
    May 3, 2018
    Marie Hattar is the first chief marketing officer (CMO) appointed in the Keysight/Agilent/HP history. She is responsible for invigorating the company brand and expanding the effectiveness of global marketing efforts. She drives Keysight’s corporate positioning, messaging and communications to both internal and external audiences. Marie has more than 20 years ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Maryam Rofougaran
    April 6, 2018
    Maryam Rofougaran is Co-CEO/COO & Founder of Movandi. She is a transformational inventor, technology executive, and entrepreneur in the field of electrical engineering, with a focus on wireless technologies. She was co-founder of Innovent Systems in 1998, and has been listed on the National Diversity Council’s Top 50 Most Powerful ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Sarah Ohle
    March 30, 2018
    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 ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Stephanie Potisek
    March 23, 2018
    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 ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Tracy Campbell Accardi
    March 16, 2018
    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 ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Sandra Sassow
    March 9, 2018
    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 ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Didem Öner-Deliormanli
    March 2, 2018
    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 ...
  • Women Behind Innovation: Cindy Kent
    February 23, 2018
    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 ...