Author: Edison Awards

Since 1987, The Edison Awards™ have recognized and honored some of the most innovative new products, services and business leaders in the world. The organization is named after Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) whose extraordinary new product and market development methods garnered him 1,093 U.S. patents and made him a household name across the world. The Edison Awards symbolize the persistence and excellence personified by Edison, while strengthening the human drive for innovation, creativity and ingenuity.

Lewis Latimer Fellowship Program Launches Platform for Innovative Black Thought Leaders With 6 Inaugural Fellows

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In addition to the Edison Awards, this year the Awards Committee created the inaugural program, Lewis Latimer Fellowship. Channeling the spirit of Thomas Edison’s principal collaborator Lewis Latimer. Lewis Howard Latimer (1848–1928) was an African-American patent draftsman and inventor who worked with Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Edison in the post-Civil War era. His name … Continue reading Lewis Latimer Fellowship Program Launches Platform for Innovative Black Thought Leaders With 6 Inaugural Fellows

The 35th Annual Edison Awards Returns on April 20-22, 2022 Celebrating Groundbreaking Technology and Innovators

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The 2022 Edison Awards will showcase some of the world’s top innovation leaders and new products from around the globe. The event will be hosted at the beautiful Luminary Hotel and the Caloosa Sound Convention Center located in the Fort Myers River District. Hundreds of the world’s top innovators will descend on Fort Myers to … Continue reading The 35th Annual Edison Awards Returns on April 20-22, 2022 Celebrating Groundbreaking Technology and Innovators

Congratulations 2022 Young Edison Challenge Winners

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The Young Edison Challenge has announced its student winners for the 2022 season. These student innovators brought to life Edison’s values by providing innovative solutions to problems displayed within their communities. GOLD WINNER Vizuell by Pria Sawhney Lexington High School, MA Vizuell is an alcohol-based, verifiable hand-sanitizer that decolorizes after initial application. Through temporary visual … Continue reading Congratulations 2022 Young Edison Challenge Winners

S2 | E8 Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, the first company to launch high-volume COVID-19 tests

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As the COVID-19 pandemic was spreading around the world in early 2020, the Ortho Clinical Diagnostics team pulled together in record time to create fast, highly accurate COVID-19 testing. Ortho was the first company to launch high-volume COVID-19 antibody and antigen tests with FDA Emergency Use Authorization.   Listen Now Inspiring Minds · Ep. 7 … Continue reading S2 | E8 Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, the first company to launch high-volume COVID-19 tests