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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

Patent Ceremony 2014
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(2014)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>MIT Technology Review Includes Corning on its&nbsp;&quot;50 Disruptive Companies&quot; List<br> </b>Corning made MIT Technology Review's list of disruptive companies.&nbsp;This list recognizes companies that have&nbsp;done something over the past year that will strengthen&nbsp;their holds on a market, challenge the leaders of a market, or create a new market.&nbsp;(2013)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Recognized for Innovation by the&nbsp;American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)<br> </b>Corning received the 5th annual Corporate Innovation Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). The award recognizes corporations or corporate divisions employing a substantial number of chemical engineers, and for innovation that has resulted in the successful commercial development of new products and/or new processes for making useful products. (2013)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Ranks on InformationWeek List of 500 Most Innovative Organizations in the Nation for IT Innovation in Business Technology<br> </b>Corning was listed on InformationWeek's annual ranking of the 500 most innovative organizations in the nation for IT innovation in business technology. (2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Fast Company Lists Corning One of World's 50 Most Innovative Companies<br> </b>Fast Company magazine included Corning on its list of &quot;The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies&quot; for its role in changing technologies such as reducing air pollution and lighting homes. (2013, 2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Recognized Among Top Global Innovators<br> </b>Corning was recently selected as one of the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters. The list recognizes companies that invent on a significant scale; are working on developments which are acknowledged as innovative by patent offices across the world, and by their peers; and, whose inventions are so important that they seek global protection for them. (2012, 2011)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Receives IEEE Milestone Award<br> </b>Corning received a Milestone Award in Electrical Engineering and Computing from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for the invention of low-loss optical fiber, which played a pivotal role in changing the way the world communicates. The IEEE Milestone Award recognizes significant technical achievement and innovation that occurred at least 25 years ago. (2012)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Named Among &quot;Innovation All-Stars&quot;<br> </b><i>Fast Company</i>&nbsp;magazine has named Corning to its list of “Innovation All-Stars.” The 59 companies on the list, according to&nbsp;<i>Fast Company</i>, “fought a dour economy with renewed creativity and bold initiatives.” (2010)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Patents Earn No. 1 Ranking in Industrial Materials<br> </b>Corning Incorporated ranked No.1 for its patent portfolio based on technology strength in the Industrial Materials industry. The Patent Board™, a private research firm, publishes its rankings of companies and research institutions each quarter for various industries based on a number of indicators that track global patent activity relating to companies’ innovation, technology, and science strengths.&nbsp;(2010)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Fortune Names Corning Among The World's Most Admired Companies<br> </b>Fortune magazine listed Corning among the world’s most admired companies. Corning ranked fifth in the network and communications equipment industry category.&nbsp; Fortune's Most Admired list is based on a survey of executives, directors, and analysts and is not submission based. (2010, 2009)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Receives 2009 IEEE Corporate Innovation Recognition</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Incorporated was awarded the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) prestigious 2009 IEEE Corporate Innovation Recognition. The award recognizes the company’s sustained, outstanding contributions to optical fiber technology and, in particular, the recent development of its highly flexible fiber,&nbsp;<a title=\"ClearCurve® single-mode fiber\" href=\"/content/corning/worldwide/en/products/advanced-optics/product-materials/specialty-fiber/special-single-mode-fiber.html\" target=\"_blank\" adhocenable=\"false\">Corning® ClearCurve® single-mode optical fiber</a>. (2009)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b><i>Institutional Investor</i>&nbsp;magazine names Jim Flaws one of top CFOs in U.S.</b>&nbsp;<br><i>Institutional Investor</i>&nbsp;magazine has named Corning Chief Financial Officer Jim Flaws one of the top CFOs in the United States. The publication each year surveys investment professionals and asks them to identify the top financial executives in the sectors they follow. Jim made the list for the telecommunications sector, along with the CFOs of Juniper Networks and Cisco Systems. (2009)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Makes&nbsp;<i>Fortune’s</i>&nbsp;List of the 50 Most Profitable Companies<br> </b>Corning ranked first on&nbsp;<i>Fortune’s</i>&nbsp;list of the 50 most profitable companies in 2008, when scored by return on revenues. Corning also appeared 22nd when ranked by profits, and 30th when ranked by return on shareholder’s equity. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Ranks on&nbsp;<i>Fortune’s</i>&nbsp;List of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning was listed sixth on&nbsp;<i>Fortune’s</i>&nbsp;list of the 50 companies with the fastest profit growth in 2008 when ranked by EPS growth. Corning was also listed 35th on that same list for the time period 1998 – 2008. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b><i>Fortune</i>&nbsp;Lists Corning Among 20 Most Profitable Tech Companies</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning listed seventh of&nbsp;<i>Fortune’s</i>&nbsp;list of the 20 most profitable tech companies of 2008. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Makes&nbsp;<i>BusinessWeek's</i>&nbsp;List of Tech's Top 20 Hot Growth Companies</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning was ranked 18th on&nbsp;<i>BusinessWeek's</i>&nbsp;list of Tech's Top 20 Hot Growth Companies, as the leading producer of LCD displays for computer monitors and televisions. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Ranks on Barron’s 500 List<br> </b>Corning was listed on Barron’s 500 List, an annual ranking of the largest (by sales) publicly traded companies in the U.S. and Canada. The list aims to identify those corporations most successful at boosting their sales and cash flow. (2008)</p><p><br><br><b>Corning Receives Corporate Board Award from Kellogg School of Management</b><br>The&nbsp;Kellogg School of Management&nbsp;presented Corning’s Board of Directors with its Corporate Board Award. The honor recognizes Corning directors’ role in supporting the company’s strategy of growth through innovation. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Receives Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award from Product Development and Management Association</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning received the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award from PDMA for the strength of its innovation strategy. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Navistar Recognizes Corning as a Diamond Supplier<br> </b>Corning Incorporated was named a Diamond Supplier for the second consecutive year by Navistar Inc. This award recognizes Navistar’s suppliers for meeting or exceeding Navistar's performance expectations for quality, delivery, and cost. (2008, 2007)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Maintains Top Score in Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Incorporated has earned the highest possible rating of 100 percent in the closely watched Corporate Equality Index (CEI), an annual survey administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Corning joins the ranks of 304 other major U.S.-based businesses which get top marks in the 2014 CEI for their treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) employees and consumers. (2005-2014)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>China Communications Network Recognizes Corning as Most Potential Company</b>&nbsp;<br>China Communications Network&nbsp;recognized Corning China as the company with the most potential in 2006 with the Information and Communication Technology Industry Award. (2006)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Receives National Medal of Technology</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning received the&nbsp;National Medal of Technology&nbsp;for its life-changing and life-enhancing inventions which made possible entire new industries – lighting, television and optical communications. 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(2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Display Technologies Receives Award from Bureau of Health Promotion</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Display Technologies received the Excellent Health Workplace Award from the Bureau of Health Promotion Authority for achievements in health promotion. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Display Technologies Receives Award from Council of Labor Affairs</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Display Technologies received the Friendship Workplace Award&nbsp;from the Council of Labor Affairs for achievements in providing a positive working environment. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Display Technologies Taiwan Receives Outstanding Contribution Award<br> </b>Corning Display Technologies Taiwan won the Outstanding Contribution Award from MOEA to recognize Corning's investment in Taiwan, the contribution to TFT-LCD industry and the CSR commitment in community. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning&nbsp; Display Technologies Named on List of Best Places to Work in Kentucky</b>&nbsp;<br>The Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management named Corning Display Technologies' Harrodsburg plant one of the best places to work in Kentucky in the large company category. (2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Display Technologies Receives Award from Taichung City Government Department of Labor</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Display Technologies received the Excellent Business Unit Award from the Taichung City Government Department of Labor. (2008, 2007)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Display Technologies Receives National QCC Award from Copper Tower</b>&nbsp;<br>Copper Tower awarded Corning Display Technologies with the National QCC Award for quality improvement. (2008, 2007)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Ministry of Economic Affairs Names Corning Display Technologies Best Investment Partner</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning Display Technologies received the Best Investment Partner Award from the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) at the Taiwan Business Alliance Conference. (2008, 2006)</p><p>&nbsp;</p>"},{"question":"Corning Environmental Technologies","answer":"<p><b>Corning Environmental Technologies Earns Award rom The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York</b>&nbsp;<br>The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York awarded Corning Environmental Technologies the Silver Award for Engineering Excellence. 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(2008)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Corning Telecommunications Segment Receives Broadband Properties Cornerstone Award</b>&nbsp;<br>Corning's telecommunications segment recieved Broadband Properties Magazine's Cornerstone Award for its nanoStructures™ optical fiber design, a technology which has enabled cabled optical fiber to be bent around very tight corners with virtually no signal loss. (2007)</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>United States President Honors Corning Optical Fiber with Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award</b>&nbsp;<br>The President of the United States recognized Corning Optical Fiber with the&nbsp;Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award&nbsp;for commitment to improving U.S. competitiveness and the U.S. pursuit of performance excellence.&nbsp; Corning's innovations largely led to the commercialization of optical fiber. (1995)</p><p>&nbsp;</p>"}],"resourcePath":"/in/en/about-us/news-events/features/patent-ceremony-2014.html"}]