We are proud to announce the Finalists for the 2021 Edison Best New Product Awards®. These finalists were chosen as the "best of the best" by 3000 of the world's top senior business executives, academics, and innovation professionals.
The finalists are presented alphabetically by category; the order does not reflect ranking, merit, or preference. The gold, silver, and bronze winners will be announced at the 2021 Edison Awards Gala in Fort Myers, Florida on April 22, 2021.
- CM142 Multi-Sensor Gyro-Stabilized Imaging System by CACI International Inc
This electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) sensor delivers data that can be analyzed faster and enables real-time aerial intelligence, heat-mapping and hotspot detection. The CM142 has supported aerial firefighting operations in the American West, playing a critical role in battling this year’s destructive wildfires.
- Ghost 4 by Anduril Industries
Anduril invented Ghost 4 to provide the military an affordable, unmanned, battle-ready drone that flies long periods without recharging, endures all weather, deploys from a case, carries and drops payloads, and can be controlled by a single operator on its own or in a drone swarm, even in contested environments without internet or 5G connectivity.
- Hybrid Electric Airplane by Ampaire
Ampaire is creating a new aviation segment — low emission, electric aircraft. Ampaire developed and flew the world’s largest hybrid-electric aircraft in 2019 and placed it into flight trials with a regional airline. The aircraft, Electric EEL, reduces emissions and operating cost by 50 percent, making it compelling to embrace this new technology.
- Forescient Cloud Cyber Range by Security Innovation
Forescient Cyber Range features a front-end website, virtual servers, AWS accounts, and major AWS cloud services. Challenges are mapped to the MITRE ATT&CK framework & reflect key security challenges that plague enterprises cloud operations, including: Cloud Misconfiguration, Data Exposure, Credential and Access Management, Spearphishing, Denial of Service.
- Hypori Virtual Mobility by Hypori, LLC
Hypori is an Enterprise Virtual Mobility solution that lets WFH users perform business tasks on their mobile devices while leaving zero footprint and guaranteeing 100% separation of personal and enterprise data. Hypori empowers users to access classified information from their remote BYOD devices, enabling secure teleworking.
- LM Intelligence™ AIOps Early Warning System by LogicMonitor
Modern enterprises need intelligent monitoring to prevent failures across their entire complex and distributed IT infrastructures. LogicMonitor's AIOps Early Warning System warns enterprises before issues occur and helps them prevent problems instead of reacting to them - saving IT teams valuable time so they can focus more on innovation.
- DuraTile® by TMP, Inc.
DuraTile® patented technology uses encapsulated padding to fit around today's porcelain tile, so that high quality flooring is as easy and as cost effective to install as less desirable types of flooring. DuraTile can be placed directly over old flooring, without adhesives. One crew can lay thousands of sq. ft. of DuraTile in a single day.
- EZ Care Floor Care System by SC Johnson Professional
EZ CARE is an innovative commercial floor care system that yields high gloss floors with only four coats of finish and eliminates the need for use of corrosive conventional floor strippers.
- HIZERO Bionic Mop by HIZERO Technologies Co.,Ltd
Bionic cleaning tech was inspired by how the dog picks up food (liquid or solid) with the tongue.And the idea of “self-cleaning” is also driven by how the dog’s saliva removes germs.
- CMS50216 Owl-800 MACsec by Credo
MACsecs provide security of data between Ethernet-connected devices. Credo’s OWL-800 MACsec is the world's most advanced security chip. It performs data encryption/decryption at 800 Gigabit/sec, supports MACsec/IPsec protocols, and widely used by multiple Hyperscale Cloud companies in the U.S.
- Deduce Customer Alerts by Deduce
Deduce Customer Alerts has changed online fraud technology forever, providing real-time online account login alerts for 1% of the cost of systems previously only accessible to internet giants. This will enable mass adoption and create a network effect of account protection. Launched on September 1, we already protect over 75 million accounts.
- SteelBox™ by CACI
CACI’s SteelBox™ is the first secure voice and text app for U.S. Government agencies. The SteelBox app allows users to make encrypted phone calls and send encrypted messages securely and conveniently.
- Card App by Ondot Systems
Card App enables financial institutions to offer consumers a full suite of digital experiences to help them manage, track, control and monitor debit/credit card usage and spend from a mobile app, while providing significant operational benefits to financial institutions.
- NE360 Mobile Payment System by InVue
NE360 is a mobile payment solution that provides complete freedom to combine any tablet or mobile device, any payment terminal, and any operating system to create a flexible mobile point of sale solution. Integrated charging, instant mobility and USB connectivity enable retailers to go between retail floor, curbside and everywhere in between.
- Real-time Payments by Paychex, Inc.
Paychex, Inc. is the first HR solutions provider to give employers the ability to use real-time payments to deliver pay to their employees immediately. Offering this increased level of flexibility becomes critically important when employers need to make payroll adjustments due to emergency situations, such as those introduced during the pandemic.
- ageLOC® Boost™ by Nu Skin Enterprises
This simple, easy-to-use treatment activates the skin to reveal a brighter, youthful complexion. ageLOC Boost features an exclusive microcurrent waveform with variable pulse technology. This technology optimizes and activates skin to deliver visibly brighter, plumper and bouncier skin, with youthful radiance and a more even-toned complexion.
- Avon ANEW Protinol™ anti-ageing skincare technology by Avon
Protinol™ is a skin science breakthrough that helps strengthen skin with a dual-collagen boost. Protinol technology results in stronger, visibly healthier looking skin with increased bounce, volume and firmness. Protinol™ helps restore 7 years' worth of collagen loss in 7 days* without any negative side effects seen with other topical anti-ageing treatments such as industry gold standard, Retinol.
- Droplette by Droplette Inc
Think Nespresso meets a nebulizer, for topical drug delivery. Droplette is a handheld device that transforms treatment capsules into a high-speed micro-mist to permeate skin ~20 cell layers deep. Without needles or pain, it achieves absorption depths of injectables, and its uses range from gene therapy to wound healing to cosmetic skincare.
- Impossible™ Sausage by Impossible™ Foods
Impossible Sausage Made From Plants is a pre-seasoned, juicy, savory breakfast patty that pairs perfectly with traditional breakfast dishes. It uses less land, water, and has a lower climate impact than sausage from a pig, continuing Impossible’s mission to create a more sustainable food system.
- Purecane™ by Amyris, Inc
The world's first, no-calorie sweetener that is fermented naturally from sugarcane using world-class biotechnology, tastes great and is diabetes-friendly. Sustainably manufactured and packaged.
- Body Sensing Technology by iOBED Inc.
"Our patented Body Sensing Technology was achieved by testing 1000’s of people of varying body profiles & creating algorithms deployed through 80 Smart Cells & 8 independent Zones. Result is personalized support & pressure relief. You can also choose your comfort preference, while being confident your are staying in your optimum sleep posture."
- Delta® Glass Rinser (GR-250) by Delta Faucet
The Delta® Glass Rinser thoroughly rinses residue with powerful water jets that reach where you can’t. From baby bottles to wine glasses to travel cups, spend less time soaking and scrubbing.
- TIKI® Brand Fire Pit and Wood Pack by Lamplight Farms, LLC
"Rethink Your Fire Pit. We love fire, just like you, but hate the hassle of building, lighting and cleaning. That's why we designed our own Fire Pit with a simple set up, an instant-light Wood Pack, an innovative airflow system and easy clean up. Spend more time actually enjoying your fire."
- QuickCore Hole Saw System by Disston Company
The QuickCore Hole Saw system removes the Number 1 problem and time associated with traditional Hole Saw designs. Eliminate the time wasted removing jammed plugs with a patented quick release arbor and open back Hole Saw. No need to ever spin on another Hole Saw. Simply pull back the quick release to remove the Hole Saw and knock out the plug!
- The World's First Tip Proof Cookware by Angel Guard Cookware LLC.
"This product will prevent if not eliminate the world's leading cause of burns to children under the age of five. This is accomplished by utilizing a stem/base combo that is attached to the bottom of a pot or pan. The stem is then slid into a channel designed into the grate of any gas cooktop. The cookware is now unable to be pulled down by a child."
- Zircon® SuperScan™ K1 by Zircon Corporation
The Zircon® SuperScan™ K1 advanced stud finder, featuring all-new Target Control™ (TC™) technology, is tuned to find wood wall studs. TC™ virtually eliminates metallic false positive stud indications when scanning over walls with hidden plumbing, conduit, straps, and brackets. Users can finally have confidence before drilling into wall surfaces.
- Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Card by Abbott
The BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Card can be used as a first line of defense to identify people who are currently infected and who should isolate themselves to help prevent the spread of the disease. The test is fast, reliable, affordable and portable, and Abbott is producing it at mass scale to greatly expand access to testing.
- COVID-19 Menu of Testing by NeoGenomics Laboratories, Inc.
As a global citizen NEO took immediate action to support the people during the COVID-19 global pandemic to pivot from it's core business models to focus resources and innovation to create a menu of COVID 19 testing platforms. NEO initially developed and launched a PCR test which has expanded to include serology, saliva, and respiratory panels.
- Ortho’s VITROS® COVID-19 Testing Solutions: --VITROS® Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Total test; --VITROS® Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG Antibody test; --VITROS® Immunodiagnostic Products SARS-CoV-2 Antigen test by Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
Ortho’s COVID-19 testing solutions cover both virus detection and immune response. Our antigen and antibody tests are fast, accurate and reliable, and ideal options for mass testing. They run on high-throughput VITROS® Systems, already deployed in over 5,600 hospitals and labs worldwide.
- Ask Doctor by Baidu
The outbreak of Covid-19 in China caused a surge of people seeking medical consultations. In response, Baidu made its online doctor consultation platform “Ask Doctor” free for Covid-19 inquiries, giving people easy access to personalized, professional medical opinions about the virus. Ask Doctor has handled over 170 million inquiries amid Covid-19.
- Life365 Virtual Care Platform by Life365
With the tireless and overwhelming demand on healthcare resources presented by COVID-19, increased access to care is needed to handle patients outside of the traditional ER and Hospitals. The Life365 Virtual Care Platform connects patient vitals at home, monitored by a variety of solution partners to expand healthcare to home and beyond.
- Rapid Modular Health Systems (RaMHS) by Black & Veatch Corporation
COVID did not allow for much incubation for innovation. RaMHS provides physical & technological solutions to combat the spread of COVID by providing screening/testing support in a controlled environment outside of buildings where contamination risk is greatest. We integrated small business innovations to eliminate the need for separate procurement.
- Ecolab Sink & Surface Cleaner Sanitizer by Ecolab
At restaurants, we often overlook what's behind the scenes: labor constraints, cumbersome procedures, stringent cleaning standards. Ecolab's new sanitizer changes the game. As the fastest product on the market to kill COVID-19 in just 15 seconds, it helps restaurants reduce risk and focus on what's important: food & experiences that delight guests.
- LNP™ ELCRES™ CRX Copolymer Resins by SABIC
SABIC has introduced a new family of copolymers that feature exceptional chemical resistance needed to enhance the durability of medical devices and equipment housings. This material technology can help prevent premature part failure from environmental stress cracking due to increasingly aggressive disinfectants used to combat COVID19 infections.
- OptiClean™ Dual-Mode Air Scrubber & Negative Air Machine by Carrier
OptiClean™ Dual-Mode Air Scrubber & Negative Air Machine was designed to clean and remove air that has been potentially contaminated by the novel coronavirus. As a negative air machine, the solution can prevent movement of contaminated air from one room to another in hospital airborne isolation rooms when used as instructed.
- DriveNets Network Cloud by DriveNets
DriveNets is an IP networking software company introducing a radical new operational and economic model of networking for service and cloud providers by transforming the network infrastructure from hardware to software enabling higher capacity and service scale at reduced costs, plus the agility required for the 5G era.
- Transcend Design Generator by Transcend
"Transcend's cloud-based SaaS platform, the Transcend Design Generator (TDG), fully automates the preliminary design of water and wastewater treatment facilities. TDG enables firms to create & deliver complete, innovative, & sustainable preliminary engineering proposals in hours, compared to hundreds or thousands using existing manual approaches."
- XENDEE Cloud Computing Microgrid Platform by XENDEE Corporation
Microgrids are a ubiquitous infrastructure solution which can optimize for emissions reduction and cost while offering the option for islanded resiliency in the event of power outages. XENDEE's Cloud Computing Microgrid Platform is a groundbreaking addition to the Distributed Energy investment planning, technical design and implementation market.
- Argus by Synthetic Ecosystems, The New School
Argus is a living plant with nanosensors inside leaves that continuously monitor for heavy metal impurities in water. These electricity free sensors work 24/7 and produce fluorescence as an indication of good water quality. When impurities such as Lead/Pb2+ occur, the glow of these sensors is quenched, visibly indicating poor water quality.
- FluidHealth by Fluid Robotics Private Limited
FluidHealth is an AI-based multi-sensor system deployed by cities and contractors to map, inspect, and optimize wastewater systems, helping eliminate urban water pollution. The 10 cities in India that have deployed FluidHealth have collectively seen an increase in wastewater treatment by over 200 Million Gallons per Day (MGD).
- UV Cube by ecoSPEARS
The UV Cube is a mobile and modular, clean water remediation technology system that degrades and mineralizes persistent chlorinated toxins (like PCB, dioxin, 1,4-dioxane, TCE, PCE, DDT & Chlordane) from contaminated water without creating a secondary waste stream requiring landfilling or incineration.
- ASM-Active Safety Mechanism by ProLogium Technology
"EV fire incidents increase lately because of all protection/management tech. of EV module & pack can't stop battery thermal runaway after triggered, no matter liquid LiB, LFP or solid-state battery. ASM is a mechanism actively stop thermal runaway. It passivates electrodes to stop thermal runaway even triggered. Therefore, no more EV fire incidents"
- Ground Fault Neutralizer by Swedish Neutral
"The GFN will substantially mitigate the risk of powerlines starting fires, and thereby allowing utilities to also keep the power on during high risk days. This is done using a novel combination of a passive high voltage device and ultra fast power electronics. Previously undetectable faults (e.g wire on ground) are detected using advanced algorithms."
- Tie Controller by Switched Source
The Tie Controller gives electric distribution utilities control over the flow of power on the electrical grid. This device acts like an internet router, but for the power system, enabling utility operators to redistribute power more effectively after an outage, and allowing for better management of distributed generation like rooftop solar.
- Bedrock AUV by Herbst Produkt
"Bedrock is committed to providing the world with a free, publicly available map of our world’s oceans, over 50x more detailed than the best map available. Understanding our oceans is critical for more accurate climate models, improved weather predictions, ocean safety, submarine communications infrastructure, and sustainable ocean exploration."
- Geospatial AI Solution to bust the spread of mosquito-borne diseases and save millions of lives by Gramener
Mosquitoes kill over 1 million people every year. Gramener developed a geospatial AI solution for the World Mosquito Program to control deadly diseases. Funded by Microsoft AI for Earth, this innovation predicts population density from satellite imagery. It recommends a neighbourhood-level intervention to accelerate social impact & save lives.
- Live View by Google Maps
"There’s nothing like exploring a city on foot–it’s a great way to take in the sights and sounds of a new place. But it can be hard to know exactly which direction to go. To help you find your way, Live View in Google Maps uses Augmented Reality to augment your senses, placing arrows and directions in the real world through your smartphone's camera."
- Ansys Innovation Courses by Ansys
Ansys Innovation Courses (AIC) provide free, on-demand video instruction in physics and engineering concepts using Ansys simulation software. Simulation applies physical laws to virtual models to determine how a component will perform in the real world. It also allows learners to visualize the physics concepts by simulating real life scenarios.
- An Innovative Model of Entrepreneurship Education by Florida Gulf Coast University: Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship
Recognized just four years after its creation as the best in Florida by The Princeton Review, FGCU’s Daveler & Kauanui School of Entrepreneurship is charting a new path for entrepreneurship education. We collaborate with all disciplines to build unique programs that allow students to pursue their passion while also learning to execute a concept.
- Open P-TECH by IBM Corporate Social Responsibility
Technology and jobs are changing much faster than education systems. Open P-TECH closes the gap by providing free online learning on the industry-leading technological and professional skills required to be successful in the new economy. Open P-TECH is easy to try, free to use, and available to students and teachers everywhere!
- OrthoPedia by Arthrex, Inc.
OrthoPedia is a first of its kind, open-access video encyclopedia website focused on orthopedic surgery education. Designed to reach surgeons in the far edges of the world, these expertly produced videos provide focused lessons on important topics in orthopedics. The videos are arranged intuitively by body region and then by pathological condition.
- AniMakerspace for STEAM Learning & Career Exploration by Garner Holt Education through Imagination
Animatronics Industry giant, Garner Holt, invents custom state-of-the-art hands-on learning environment that seamlessly blends science, technology, engineering, art, and math. AniMakerspaces are a step up from traditional makerspaces because animatronics provide the most inclusive and engaging platform for STEAM learning and career exploration.
- Educational Hydroponics Systems by Realityworks, Inc.
Grow production-level quantities of greens while addressing key plant science, STEM and sustainability efforts with the Plant Lab and Plant Producer Educational Hydroponics System. These systems were created in response to educator requests for interactive growing systems that could be easily used in classroom settings.
- Ozobot 1:1 Program by Ozobot
New for Back to School 2020, Ozobot’s 1:1 Program makes it easy to engage students in school and at home. How it works: (1) each student gets a robot for learning anywhere, (2) teachers access remote-friendly video lessons that bring coding to core subjects like math and ELA; and (3) schools track engagement, even when students work beyond screens.
- Administrator Dashboard by TutorMe
The Administrator Dashboard is a tool included with TutorMe that gives educators full transparency on a student's academic progress and what action needs to be taken if they’re struggling. The system notifies educators when a significant percentage of students struggle with a certain concept, providing valuable insights for instructional design.
- Emotional ABCs by Emotional ABCs
Emotional ABCs is America's #1 Awarded and Most Used Emotional Skills program. Join parents in more than 40 countries worldwide and teachers at more than 55,000 schools across the USA in teaching your child (ages 4-11) the emotional tools for a lifetime. It really is as simple as A, B, and C!
- Writing Lab by TutorMe
TutorMe’s Writing Lab allows students to submit school papers or college admissions essays for online review by one of our 12,000+ tutors. Within about an hour, students receive in-depth feedback on their essays from an expert writing tutor and learn valuable writing techniques they can take with them to the next assignment.
- DOWSIL™ Crystal Clear Spacer by DOW®
A new technology enables the manufacture of crystal clear silicone spacers that can be applied on substrates and develop durable adhesion. This unique feature was patented and used to create energy-efficient transparent refrigerator doors. Our invention reduces production cost and enhances the aesthetics and durability of refrigerator doors.
- DOWSIL™ VE-8001 Flexible Silicone Adhesive by The Dow Chemical Company
DOWSIL™ VE-8001 is designed for foldable applications. Once cured by heat, it shows superior folding durability performance, which provide stable mechanical properties even after folding tests. The high tensile strength and appropriate elongation help to dissipate the stress that is generated during the bending and folding of the devices.
- SikaPower-550® G Structural Adhesive for Automobile Assembly by Sika Automotive
SikaPower-550® G structural adhesive combined the requirements of 3 separate Ford materials specifications into 1 single one, with improved properties; designed for use with steel and aluminum and can be used for multiple areas of the body structure, including the hem-flange. It also have advancements in stress durability, lower bake temperature.
- Corning® Guardiant® by Corning Incorporated
Corning® Guardiant® is an antimicrobial additive that can be dosed into paints and coatings. Testing performed at the University of Arizona’s microbiology lab show that coatings containing Corning Guardiant can kill 99.9% of germs on coated surfaces, including the virus that causes COVID-19 within two hours.
- MetabColor by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
MetabColor microbial dyes feature a non-toxic, eco-friendly, and renewable textile dye manufacturing process. The dyes have brilliant color strength & fastness required for textile industry. The bio-based dyes are available in five colors including the proprietary MetaColor Black, the world’s first black dye without mixing concentrated color dyes.
- Universal Titan Primer and Enamel Coating by Axalta Coating Systems
Universal Titan is a coating designed for the kitchen cabinet market offering processing efficiency and superior appearance. Only one coat of primer and enamel are needed compared to the standard of four coats. Universal Titan is also optimized to eliminate the need for two separate products for horizontal and vertical applications.
- Continuous Micro Parts Heat Treatment System Equipment (CMHT) by Metal Industries Research & Development Centre
CMHT replaces large traditional heat treatment equipment to provide intelligent heat treatment process for highly complicated structure or micro parts, leading to reduce delivery and heat treatment cost, while maintain high collecting rate and excellent mechanical property of micro parts and increase the competitiveness of metal machine industry.
- DOWSIL™ TC-3065 Thermal Conductive Silicone Gel for 5G Optical Access Infrastructure by Dow Performance Silicones
DOWSIL™ TC-3065 provides thermal dissipation for the optical interconnects vital to 5G tele- and data communications. Error rates are significantly reduced, and device lifetimes extended in these demanding applications.
- Graphite-Metal Composite-HCM by Nano and Advanced Materials Institute; HFC Industry Ltd
NAMI’s Graphite-Metal Composites-HCM is a breakthrough in material which delivers extraordinarily high thermal conductivity over metals. With anisotropic materials alignment technique and optimized formulations, metals are infused to the aligned graphite network, achieving superior thermal conductivity with ultralight weight.
- KAUST Express Access Solution by King Abdullah University of Science and Technology - Government Affairs
For our smart city with access control requirements, we have developed a facial recognition system to facilitate smooth & safe access for authorized personnel. It required the daily management of 6000 people entry at 06:00-08:00 & exit at 17:00-18:00 all at the same time.
- The Social Monitoring App by The Department Of Information Technology Of The City of Moscow
The Social Monitoring App is a measure to counter the spread of coronavirus. It was developed for citizens with COVID-19 treated at home, who have confirmed their consent to use the App. It uses the minimal amount of user’s data: geo-position and photo processed by analytics algorithms to verify that the citizen is at their self-isolation location.
- USAFacts Coronavirus Data Hub and Map by USAFacts
The USAFacts 2020 Coronavirus Data Hub and Map is a county-by-county map detailing the spread of the pandemic and updated up to twice daily. It includes the latest numbers on new cases, deaths, recoveries, and health conditions that make people more susceptible to COVID and related data such as workers with sick leave and hospital beds nationwide.
- AI-Based High-Density Shuttle Rack Service System by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
The system is a smart urban logistics solution featuring efficient transport and less environmental impact. Oder-Based AI Dynamic Decision Technology, Smart Shuttle Rack System, and Human-Robot Hybrid Technology are incorporated to enable optimized logistics performance, labor-saving mobility and automated vertical warehousing.
- Axalta LiDAR Gonio-Retroreflectometer System (ALGRS) by Axalta Coating Systems
Axalta's LiDAR Gonio-Retroreflectometer System (ALGRS) is a patented optical system technology that measures the LiDAR reflectivity of vehicle coatings for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) or autonomous vehicles. ALGRS allows Axalta's chemists and designers to create LiDAR compatible coatings without compromising appearance or color.
- Sensi™ Predict smart HVAC by Emerson
Emerson’s Sensi Predict smart HVAC is a first-of-its-kind complete predictive maintenance solution for home HVAC systems that shares real-time system insights to help homeowners monitor performance and prevent unexpected problems. Sensi Predict is a WiFi-connected, custom sensor system that makes a non-communicating HVAC system “smart.”
- Auto-Contract Desk by ContractPodAi
Auto-Contract Desk lets legal teams quickly and efficiently create a high-volume of automated contracts within the Microsoft Word interface. It eliminates the need for corporate attorneys to be involved in standard agreement generation, allowing them to shift from time-consuming and mundane contract generation to more strategic work.
- Legal Analytics Platform by Lex Machina
Lex Machina create Legal Analytics, a new software category that provides strategic insights on courts, judges, lawyers, law firms, and parties, mined from millions of pages of legal information, enabling lawyers to predict the outcomes that different legal strategies will produce.
- OneReach.ai by OneReach.ai
The OneReach.ai team is changing how companies build software (who can build it and how fast they can do it) through a no-code platform for rapidly hyper-automating processes, workflows and conversations across organizational functions, and that sequence any open AI technologies and operate over any channel.
- Clearinghouse Model pricing framework by Capital Rx
Capital Rx’s Clearinghouse Model is the first major innovation in the way prescriptions are priced in over two decades. Through this new pricing framework, Capital Rx brings full visibility to drug unit prices and eliminates arbitrary price variability for patients and employers.
- FundFinder by The PAN Foundation
FundFinder is the first free web app to alert patients, healthcare professionals, and advocates about the availability of funding for patient assistance programs.
- Rapid Acquisition and Investigation of Drugs for Repurposing (RAIDR) - Repurposing Framework by U.S. Army, Department of Defense, JPM CBRN Medical
The Repurposing Framework is a complete process that facilitates the rapid delivery of an MCM to the warfighter, or the general population, as needed. It is used to identify the likelihood that an MCM will make a successful repurposing candidate, comparing MCMs, socializing repurposing recommendations, and tracking MCMs and supporting literature.
- Friendly™ Technology by Oxitec, Ltd.
Oxitec is a pioneer in biological solutions to safely and sustainably control insect pests that spread disease and damage crops. We are an impact-driven company comprised of passionate people who share a mission to develop safe, effective control solutions to enable communities to combat disease-carrying and crop-destroying insects at scale.
- Marine Insitu Stabilization by Jemena
Understood to be the world’s first full-scale subaqueous insitu stabilization (ISS) of sediment for environmental purposes. The operation of the former Mortlake manufactured gas plant lead to contamination of sediment within Kendall Bay, NSW, Australia. An innovative design was required to clean-up the bay while limiting impacts of the work.
- Matterport Capture App for iPhone by Matterport
For the first time, millions of iPhone users can create an immersive digital twin of spaces in stunning 3D with the Matterport Capture app. After a space is captured, it can be personalized with embedded notes, links, labels or videos, then shared for anyone to walk through and explore as if they were there in person.
- Percepto AIM by Percepto
Percepto Autonomous Inspection and Monitoring (AIM) platform sets a new standard for how critical infrastructure and assets are monitored. Harnessing cutting-edge autonomous robots and AI-powered visual data analysis, the end-to-end solution minimizes downtime and risks while reducing operational costs, without human intervention.
- Ubiquitous Diagnostic Environment by EBM Technologies Inc.
Ubiquitous Diagnostic Environment (UDE) App is an All-in-One medical imaging display solution that converts any standard iPad Pro into a standalone DICOM viewer, display and server – providing radiologists the on the go image reading experience, both online and offline.
- Aido Robot by InGen Dynamics Inc.
Aido is the next generation modular Service Robot specifically designed for Households, Hospitality , Healthcare. Featured by Disney, Forbes, PopSci, IEEE, BCG, Discovery, Mashable, T3, and more. We use complex mechanical designs with state-of-the-art electronics, scalable architecture, and, artificial intelligence with advanced manufacturing.
- Cat® Command by Caterpillar Inc.
"Imagine moving dirt with a machine while sitting in the comforts and safety of an airconditioned office. No more all-day full-body vibrations. Coffee in hand, you'll soon be digging a hole 2,500 (or more) miles away with the new Cat® Command station. Cat.com Link: Cat Command for Construction Video: Cat Command Promotional Overview"
- Oplà IoT Kit by Arduino
The Arduino Oplà IoT Kit is for anyone trying to make their home or office just a little bit smarter. The kit is an edge-to-cloud IoT system that’s backed by helpful tutorials and getting-started projects (e.g. smart thermostat, smart lighting, smart garden etc) that will have you automating your home in no time.
- DOWSIL™ CC-8030 UV and Moisture Dual Cure Conformal Coating by Dow
DOWSIL™ CC-8030 UV and Moisture Dual Cure Conformal Coating is the first, to combine innovative polymer technology with the sustainability of room temperature cure by primary UV cure and a secondary moisture cure. CC-8030 is a one-part solventless 100% silicone coating that can be applied quickly and efficiently by automated processing
- Roboze 3D Parts with "Revenue Inside" by ROBOZE
Roboze 3D Parts provides high-performing 3D printed parts via a distributed network of participants who own Roboze 3D printers. Roboze connects and digitally coordinates them so that they can easily take on intermittent projects filling their spare cycles. Hence, Roboze's 3D printers come with "revenue inside", viz, an unexpected revenue stream.
- TMP Biorefinery by Resolute Forest Products
Resolute’s new thermomechanical pulp biorefinery in Thunder Bay (Ontario) uses patented technology to transform wood-based chemicals, such as lignin and cellulosic sugars, into innovative commercial products like adhesives, animal feed and composites. The goal is to develop new ways to efficiently manufacture wood-based biochemical products.
- Loop Master™ Knotting Technology by New Holland Agriculture
Agricultural baler knotter technology that delivers cost and environmental benefits. High tensile strength and elimination of offcuts result in a significant reduction in plastic pollution. Considering an annual production of 900 balers, and an average bale length of 2.4 meters, we can save 498 tonnes of plastic. For the average farmer, by eliminating offcuts, some 6km of twine is saved: that’s how much plastic won’t be left to contaminate the environment.
- Soluble Granular NPK Fertilizer by SABIC
Soluble fertilizers are recognized as an efficient means of nutrient delivery to crops, but the process requires using high-cost raw materials making the products unaffordable for most end-users. SABIC has developed a unique process for converting conventional NP/NPK fertilizers into soluble granular products that are suitable for fertigation.
- Urea Calcium Sulphate (UCS) Products by SABIC
Urea Calcium Sulphate (UCS) is an inherently safe, Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer that delivers N, S, and Ca nutrients to crops with lower ammonia volatilization compared to Urea. UCS has been successfully tested on essential crops like Corn, Wheat, and Rice, and can be transported, stored, and applied using existing farming practices.
- DOWSIL™ TC-5515LT Thermally Conductive Battery GapFiller by Dow Performance Silicones
DOWSIL™ TC-5515LT makes electric vehicle (EV) batteries better. High power batteries require effective thermal management. TC-5515LT provides heat transfer to keep EVs operating safely with maximum range and lifetime. Optimized for ease-of-use and long-term reliability, the product benefits leading auto manufacturers and consumers.
- HPC Battery for Extreme Temperature IoT Trackers by Nano and Advanced Materials Institute; Long Sing Technology Group (Hong Kong) Limited
With the engineering of advanced nanomaterials to improve the ionic conductivity and charge retention, HPC battery features superior extreme temperature tolerance under high pulse discharge and ultra-low self-discharge current, allowing stable power output and durable lifespan for IoT trackers and sensors under harsh environment.
- KPS Global new freezer technology for Arctic Express Packs gel-pack production system by KPS Global®
Arctic Express Pack reinvented the production process of gel packs used to keep pharmaceuticals and other high-value products at a predetermined temperature. The fulcrum of the system is a freezer from KPS Global, that chills the gel packs to the required temperature in 45 minutes, rather than weeks with a traditional gel-pack production system.
- Cocotruck by Coconut Silo Co.
Logistics in emerging markets is complicated. Cocotruck connects all parties into a single, unified platform. Now, cargo owners can move goods without owning trucks. And all parties including cargo owners, logistics companies, and truck drivers are increasing efficiency and profits by 25%.
- JuiceBox smart charging station by Enel X
Enel X launched its new JuiceBox smart charger to offer a faster, cleaner and smarter charging experience for electric vehicle drivers. As the #1 best-selling smart home charger on the market, the JuiceBox is compatible with all EVs, charging up to 14 times faster than a standard Level 1 charger.
- Quest by QMed Innovations, Inc
Quest is a fully autonomous IoT asset tracking solution that provides daily location of surgical kits, monitors inventory turns, improves patient safety and kit status notifications. Quest is the first asset tracking solution that can withstand the high temperatures and pressures that are seen during the autoclave steam sterilization process.
- Essence Wearables by MIT Media Lab
Essence Wearables release short bursts of fragrance based on physiological signals such as heart rate and respiration rate. These devices connect to a smartphone app that controls the choice, intensity and frequency of the scent delivery. We created wearable devices that are personal, lightweight and can improve your wellbeing.
- HERO9 Black by GoPro
HERO9 Black introduces a 23.6MP sensor—the biggest hardware upgrade since 2012—for 5K video and 20MP photo and answers consumers' desires with a front-facing screen, next-gen HyperSmooth 3.0 stabilization with in-camera horizon leveling, 30% more battery life + a removable lens with compatibility to Max Lens Mod for ultimate FOV + stabilization.
- motorola razr 5G by Motorola Mobility, a Lenovo Company
Minimal meets maximal. Pocketable meets Powerful. razr 5G continues to embrace razr’s iconic, minimalist design while packing new, powerful features, such as 5G speeds and enhancements to the Quick View display (QVD). With two fully capable screens, the new motorola razr shows that great things happen when opposites come together.
- Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre 2 Integrated Continuous Glucose Monitoring (iCGM) System by Abbott
FreeStyle Libre 2 is a wearable tech for people with diabetes that eliminates fingersticks. It's the only integrated continuous glucose monitoring system (iCGM) that transmits glucose data every minute with optional real-time alarms, alerting users when glucose is high or low. It's priced 70% lower than other iCGMS without sacrificing accuracy.
- Eargo Neo HiFi by Eargo
The Neo HiFi represents a revolution in hearing aid design. Designed for adults with mild-to-severe, high-frequency hearing loss, the Neo HiFi is virtually invisible and offers top sound fidelity, improved feedback cancellation, increased personalization via mobile app, and a sophisticated noise reduction algorithm for enhanced outdoor performance.
- Oral-B iO Electric Toothbrush by Oral-B
After 6 years of R&D, Oral-B iO offers a completely redesigned brushing experience. The toothbrush provides our best-ever clinical performance, elevating the user experience. At the core of Oral-B iO is a first-of-its-kind magnetic drive system, combining micro-vibrating bristles with Oral-B’s dentist-inspired round brush head for a superior clean.
- LUNAR by MSA
LUNAR is a small, wireless, cloud-ready device designed to provide higher levels of protection for firefighters through enhanced vision, improved situational awareness and team connectivity. LUNAR represents the latest addition to an ecosystem of MSA products that enable a level of accountability never before achieved in the fire service industry.
- Recce360 Mini by Bounce Imaging
We took our 360-degree throwable and K9 cameras and - at the request of special operations teams in the military - reduced it in size to be as small as a baseball. This camera is being used by elite teams in the world to be thrown into dangerous environments like tunnels, caves, attics etc and keep warfighters, first-responders AND civilians safer.
- SkyGrid Flight Control by SkyGrid, a Boeing, SparkCognition company
SkyGrid Flight Control enables a new era of autonomous aviation. We make it easy for drone pilots to autonomously surveil a defined area and detect people and objects in real-time with AI computer vision. This enables a more efficient approach to monitor social distancing, respond to natural disasters, conduct search and rescue missions, and more.
- InternalBrace Ligament Augmentation Repair System by Arthrex, Inc.
The InternalBrace™ 2.0 ligament augmentation repair system is part of an innovative procedure that helps protect surgically repaired ligaments from reinjury and allows for immediate range of motion. Early post-surgery movement promotes healthy ligament healing that leads to a stronger, more stable ankle and a faster return to daily activities.
- The Tether™ by Zimmer Biomet
The Tether™, a first-of-its-kind, FDA-approved treatment for children with scoliosis, is a less invasive non-fusion alternative to spinal fusion, an invasive surgery using metal rods, preventing spinal movement. The Tether uses a flexible cord to partially straighten the spine, achieving correction as the patient grows, allowing continued movement.
- Cardiac Contractility Modulation Therapy for Heart Failure by Impulse Dynamics
CCM therapy is a breakthrough treatment proven to help many people with heart failure feel better and reduce their symptoms. It’s the first therapy of its kind designed to improve contractility of the heart, allowing more oxygen-rich blood to the body. Prior to its FDA-approval, eligible patients had few, or no, effective options available to them.
- Micra™ AV Transcatheter Pacing System by Medtronic
Micra, the world's smallest pacemaker, is now available to nearly half of all pacemaker patients due to the development of a novel method of sensing cardiac activity inside the heart using an accelerometer.
- SAPIEN 3 Transcatheter Heart Valve by Edwards Lifesciences
The SAPIEN 3 system is approved for use in all patients diagnosed with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis (AS) based on their needs and other anatomical considerations. This allows clinicians to treat the heart valve disease that restricts blood flow to the aorta, without the need for open heart surgery.
- DeepDx® Prostate by Deep Bio Inc.
DeepDx® Prostate is a cloud-based program that aids pathologists in diagnosing cancer. Using AI, DeepDx® Prostate detects and highlights suspected cancerous regions on digital tissue images, color-coded by severity. DeepDx® Prostate can analyze values more accurately than humans, supporting time-sensitive clinical decisions.
- ERVEBO by Merck & Co., Inc.
ERVEBO is Merck’s vaccine for the prevention of disease caused by Zaire ebolavirus in individuals 18 years of age and older. ERVEBO is the first Ebola vaccine approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA), significant milestones in Ebola preparedness and prevention efforts.
- Olympus Provi CM20 Incubation Monitoring System by Olympus Corporation
The CM20 incubation monitoring system provides quantitative cell culture data remotely. Simply place head and cell cultures in the incubator and the system will periodically scan it, count the number of cells, and determine confluency. Data is wirelessly communicated by computer via AI, so users can monitor cultures without entering the cleanroom.
- CarbonSmart™ for a Blue Sky Future by LanzaTech
"Like making beer except instead of yeast and sugar, we use a natural microbe and waste gases, this invention makes chemical building blocks for consumer good all from emissions! LanzaTech can produce a range of chemicals from non-commodity, price stable waste streams, avoiding the need to use price volatile and polluting virgin fossil resources."
- LINQ II with MyCareLink Heart App by Medtronic
LINQ II is an insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) that helps detect various cardiac arrythmias, including atrial fibrillation, by providing long-term monitoring, while reducing in-person visits. The MyCareLink Heart app allows patients to stay connected to their device and physician from anywhere.
- Mantarray by Curi Bio
3D Engineered heart tissues in the Mantarray platform are derived from human stem cells, and can be used by drug developers to test whether new medicines are safe and effective for human heart tissue before use on patients in riskier clinical trials.
- VITALITI™ Continuous Vital Signs Monitor by Cloud DX
The VITALITI™ continuous vital sign monitor is among the most advanced medical wearables ever designed, continuously measuring ECG, heart rate, oxygen saturation, respiration, core body temperature, beat-to-beat blood pressure, movement, steps and posture.
- Nano Arthroscopy System by Arthrex, Inc.
The NanoScope™ medical imaging system is the most advanced 3-in-1, chip-on-tip, single-use camera. NanoScope combines the latest in 1 mm imaging sensors, LED lighting, image management, and data integration into an all-in-one system. Its portability supports minimally invasive surgery in operating and procedure rooms and physicians’ offices.
- SentiAR CommandEP™ System by HS Design, Inc.
SentiAR is an augmented reality platform that projects real-time holographic images of a patient’s heart during surgical procedures. Driven by a Head Mounted Display, the holographic visualization appears to float over the patient and is fully controlled by the user’s gaze. SentiAR increases surgery success rates and transforms the user experience.
- Mentor Spaces by Mentor Spaces
We help make workplaces more diverse and inclusive by facilitating virtual mentorship among employees and prospective candidates. Our web and mobile apps allow corporate mentors to communicate with early-career Black and Latinx candidates in career interest-based groups making it easier for companies to attract, hire, and retain diverse talent.
- Modern Leadership by Diligent Corporation
Modern Leadership provides leaders with resources, partnerships, and technology to catalyze diversity within their organizations. Powered by the Diligent Director Network, this effort aims to widen the pool of underrepresented candidates for vacant board seats by propelling forward the largest and most diverse community of board-ready executives.
- Carat by Fiserv
Through the Carat omnichannel commerce ecosystem, Fiserv is enabling the 40 million Americans receiving Supplemental Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to use their Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards to purchase groceries online for the first time. Via proprietary PIN-on-glass technology, benefit recipients are able to digitally input a PIN to validate transactions via a grocer’s ecommerce site.
- Belle's Dragon by Arrow Electronics, Inc.
Like many teenagers, 13-year-old Belle yearns for a pet. But Belle has cancer, and a live animal poses unacceptable health risks. With a global team of designers, engineers and suppliers, Arrow has created a dynamic social robot in the form of a dragon to make Belle’s dream come true.
- Musio S by AKA AI
Musio is the first social robot to effectively recognize, hear, think, learn, and feel. This makes real emotional interactions and conversations with humans possible. Musio is proven to be a great companion for young learners, the elderly, and patients suffering from loneliness or depression.
- youBelong Voice by youBelong
youBelong Voice provides Alternative Augmentative Communication (AAC) to those with speech impeding disabilities (Autism, stroke, etc). Our neural text-to-speech engine gives users the ability to express their feelings, thoughts, actions and needs by simply tapping or typing to form a sentence and have it spoken aloud.
- BETAFORCE™ 2800 TC thermally conductive structural adhesive for mass production of electric vehicle batteries with AUDI by DuPont Mobility & Materials
BETAFORCE™ 2800 TC enables the required heat transfer from the battery modules into the cooling unit, the structural integrity of the entire battery compartment, and tailor-made curing kinetics for lean and efficient manufacturing processes. The battery design was jointly developed with Audi for mass production of the e-tron®.
- RHOBARR™ 320 Polyolefin Dispersion by The Dow Chemical Company
RHOBARR™ 320 Polyolefin Dispersion enables sustainable coated paper goods. Applied as a thin coating from an aqueous dispersion, it provides barrier to liquids/grease using up to 70 % less raw material compared to extrusion coated products, allowing paper coaters to produce more sustainable, more recyclable food service items and packaging.
- Spies Hecker® Permahyd® 2K Sealer 5650 by Axalta Coating Systems
Spies Hecker® Permahyd® 5650 Sealer provides refinish body shops with a sustainable one coat premium waterborne application system that emits 82% less organic solvent per liter of applied solids. This innovative sealer is also more productive than solventborne sealers and lets shops get more repairs done while emitting less solvents.
- Babcock Ranch by Kitson & Partners
Babcock Ranch, the nation’s first solar-powered town, leverages renewable energy and cutting-edge technologies to create a whole new model for smart, sustainable growth.
- PWRcell™ by Generac Power Systems
PWRcell's revolutionary technology captures and stores electricity from either solar panels or the electrical grid. It allows you to use stored energy during peak demand times when electricity costs are high, reducing your electric bill. In the case of a power outage, PWRcell is ready to supply backup power to your home.
- Rheem® ProTerra™ Hybrid Electric Water Heater by Rheem® Manufacturing Company
The ENERGY STAR® certified ProTerra Hybrid Electric Water Heater from Rheem is over 400 percent more efficient compared to any standard electric tank-type water heater available today, achieves UEF of up to 4.0 through advanced heat pump technology and delivers savings of up to $4,800 over the life of the product, assuming 10 years.
- SMARTPWR360° by POWERHOME SOLAR
We don’t just sell and install solar panel systems for our customers. We raise the baseline efficiency of their homes by including energy efficiency items that can provide up to 25% in total energy savings on a customer’s power bill before factoring in the benefit of solar energy.
- Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project by Dominion Energy
Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project is the second offshore wind project in the nation, the first installed in federal waters with two turbines currently in operation, the first owned by an electric utility company, and the first to go through and successfully navigate the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) permitting process.
- Hydrosun Floating Solar Farm by Hydrosun Pty Ltd
Hydrosun's Floating Solar Farm technology combines innovative design and fabrication techniques, to provide enhanced cost effective large scale solar power generation using environmentally low impact onsite manufacturing and assembly methods.