Whether attended in-person or virtually, the 2021 Edison Awards will provide an experience that will allow both finalists and followers to join in the celebration of an amazing year of innovation. Fort Myers, Florida will provide the backdrop to this new experience in 2021.

Located in southwest Florida, right next door to the Gulf of Mexico, the city has a rich history of innovation and is a natural fit to continue the Edison Awards mission: To serve as a leader in globally recognizing, honoring and fostering innovation and innovators to create a positive impact on the world.

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See the 2021 Edison Awards Schedule. Stay tuned for more details as the program develops.

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Register for the 2021 Edison Awards

The per-person fee includes admittance to the Opening Reception, full-day Meet the Innovators Forum and Innovators' Showcase, lunch and refreshments, the 2021 Edison Awards Gala & Ceremony and Friday's social events.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Upon registering, you will receive a confirmation email with your ticket(s) for the event. If you do not receive the email, contact christie@edisonawards.com


Single Entry (1) – $850 each
Full Table of 8 – $6,800

The 2021 Edison Awards will showcase some of the world’s top innovation leaders and new products from around the globe at the beautiful new Luminary Hotel and the Caloosa Sound Convention Center. Join us as we gather in Fort Myers to celebrate innovation and experience Southwest Florida culture and attractions.

Preview the Hotel & Convention Center (Video)

About the Luminary Hotel & Caloosa Sound Convention Center

Opened in September 2020, the Luminary Hotel embraces and celebrates the history and characters of Fort Myers. It’s a hub where countless stories of creative pioneers come together to enlighten locals and travelers while inspiring them to new adventures of their own. Visit The Silver King Ocean Brasserie for a fine-dining experience or Ella Mae’s Diner for a quick bite. Gaze on the river waters twelve floors below at the rooftop Beacon Social Drinkery. The adjacent convention center features spectacular catering and plenty of space for social distancing. Eclectic offerings invite leisurely wandering while history and progress intertwine to deliver unexpected moments. Be inquisitive and be rewarded.

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Consideration for Covid-19

The Edison Awards is committed to hosting a safe event during the Covid-19 pandemic. We are working closely with Fort Myers officials and continue to assess conditions and develop opportunities for a socially distanced program that everyone can enjoy. Please visit our Covid-19 page for responses and policies at participating facilities.

Covid-19 Policies

Luminary Hotel & Co. Reservations

A discounted group rate is available for stays between Tuesday, April 20 - Sunday, April 25, 2021. Last day to book: Monday, April 5, 2021. Reservations may be made online or by calling (833) 918-1512. Guests requiring a different room type or dates other than available through the link should call for assistance.
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