Innovation News from Around the Web

  • Announcing the 2020 Edison Award Finalists Who Will Change the World
    February 11, 2020
    In honor of Thomas Edison’s 173rd birthday, the Edison Awards are honored to announce the 2020 Edison Best New Product Award Finalists. Following an in-depth review by the esteemed Steering Committee, the final ballot was sent to 3,000 innovation leaders from the fields of product development, design, ...
  • Edison Awards Announces Nomination Deadline Extension to December 6, 2019
    November 25, 2019
    CHICAGO, IL — Celebrating its 33rd year at the forefront of recognizing and honoring the best in global innovations, innovators, new product and service development, and human-centered design, the Edison Awards consistently has its eye on the innovations which will change our world. The Awards are named after Thomas Alva ...
  • ‘Young Edison’ Students Winners Announced
    May 6, 2019
    The annual Edison Universe Student Innovation Contest concluded in May with the announcement of two ‘Young Edison’ students from the CAPS program. CAPS stands for the Center for Advanced Professional Studies and is a nationally recognized high school program that fully immerses students in a professional culture with personalized learning ...
  • Black & Veatch unveils Cleantech Accelerator, powered by LaunchKC
    April 24, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, MO – April 11, 2019 – Engineering and construction company Black & Veatch cemented its place in the Kansas City startup ecosystem Wednesday by introducing its IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator, powered by LaunchKC at a kickoff announcement event at Boulevard Beer Hall. Black & Veatch, the largest engineering company in ...
  • Digital Trends Live: A helpful robot, iPhone rumors, and more
    April 8, 2019 – “Winn visited the Edison Awards and had a chance to speak with Danny Isserles, CEO of Temi Usa. The company is developing a robot called Temi that incorporates Alexa and can move around environments with its user.”