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Niskayuna, NY, United States, 2011/01/12 - Ever wonder what it’s like to be a real innovator or what the best scientific minds think will be the next big invention to change the world? You can find out by installing GE’s Genius of the Day calendar on your computer desktop. NYSE: GE
• Learn more about the people behind GE innovation who are redefining what’s possible.
• Can be easily downloaded to your computer desktop.
Each day, you will be introduced to a GE technologist who will share their thoughts on these intriguing questions and much more.
Mark Little, Senior Vice President and Director, GE Global Research said, “We’re proud to introduce our modern-day ‘Edisons’ who are redefining what’s possible and helping to solve some of the biggest challenges of our time. Throughout the year, you will get to know our scientists and engineers and in the process, get a real view of what’s in store for the future.”
Little added, “Our 3,000 technologists come from every part of the world and represent virtually every science and engineering field. They are bright, passionate people who work on technologies that are consequential to all of us. Building a more sustainable planet and making healthcare better and more accessible are all major endeavors GE technologists are striving to meet.”
GE’s Genius of the Day calendar is a digital application, which can reside on your computer desktop. Each day, you will be introduced to a new GE technologist who will share answers to questions such as who inspired them growing up, what books they like to read, and what they think will be the biggest problems to solve on earth before the year 2050. You also will learn more about the cutting-edge research they work on for GE that will shape major industry segments such as energy, aviation, transportation, water and healthcare.
If you are looking for an imaginative, inspiring way to begin your day, download GE’s Genius Calendar to your computer desktop today. You also can view our Genius of the Day on the web at ge.com/genius.
About GE Global Research
GE Global Research is the hub of technology development for all of GE's businesses. Our scientists and engineers redefine what’s possible, drive growth for our businesses, and find answers to some of the world’s toughest problems. We innovate 24 hours a day, with sites in Niskayuna, New York; Bangalore, India; Shanghai, China; Munich, Germany; and our newest location in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Visit GE Global Research on the web at ge.com/research. Connect with our technologists at edisonsdesk.com and twitter.com/edisonsdesk.