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Edison Patent Awards

R&D Council of NJ Names 2017 Edison Patent and Special Recognition Honorees; Event Set for Nov. 2

Chatham, NJ, September 28, 2017 ― The Research & Development Council of New Jersey will present its 2017 Annual Edison Patent Awards on November 2 at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ.

The 2017 Edison Patent Award winners — which include Merck & Co., Inc. and Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon, member companies of the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ) — are:

  • Biomaterials: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • Biomedical: New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
  • Energy: Siemens Energy
  • Environmental: BASF
  • Imaging Systems: Princeton Plasma Physical Laboratory
  • Industrial Process: ExxonMobil
  • Information Technology: Avaya
  • Instrumentation: Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Materials: Honeywell
  • Medical: Ethicon
  • Pharmaceutical: Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
  • Pharmaceutical: Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Technology Transfer: Princeton University
  • Telecommunications: Nokia Bell Labs

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Research & Development Council of N.J. Hosts 37th Edison Patent Awards; 12 Fields Honored for Contributions

Edison Patent AwardHoboken, NJ, November 4, 2016 — Andrew Sheldon reports in NJBIZ that the members of New Jersey’s most innovative industries, from communications to pharmaceuticals, were dressed in black tie on November 3 to attend the Research & Development Council of New Jersey‘s 37th annual Edison Patent Awards at the Liberty Science Center.

The ceremony, hosted in the center’s IMAX dome, honored the innovators behind some of the most forward thinking patents filed in the state.

Opening the event, Council President Anthony Cicatiello said, “We are living in a time when the world is facing a set of challenges unique in human history where new technologies are disrupting businesses, economic models are adapting to a changing and global world and where things that once seemed impossible are suddenly tantalizingly within reach. Continue reading

R&D Council of NJ Names 2016 Edison Patent and Special Recognition Honorees; Event Set for Nov. 3

Edison Patent AwardChatham, NJ, October 1, 2016 ― The Research & Development Council of New Jersey will present its 37th Annual Edison Patent Awards on November 3 at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ.

The 2016 Edison Patent Award winners — which include Merck & Co., Inc. and Immunomedics, two member companies of the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ) — are:

  • Agriculture: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • Biotechnology: Immunomedics
  • Defense: Lockheed Martin
  • Drug Delivery Technology: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • Enabling Technology: NJIT
  • Energy: Siemens
  • Industry Process: Honeywell
  • Industrial Product: ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company
  • Medical Device: Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Medical Technology: Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
  • Telecommunications: Nokia Bell Labs
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