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IDEAS Global Challenge Fall Generator Dinner

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The kick off to our 2012 competition year.

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IDEAS Global Challenge Fall Generator Dinner

  1. 1. October 19, 2011Fall Generator Dinner
  2. 2. Since 2001 78 teams have been awarded more than $300,000 to work in 28 countries PerfectSight India, 2010KonbitHaiti, 2010 egg-Energy Tanzania, 2009
  3. 3. what challenge do you want to tackle?
  4. 4. what makes agreat project?team make-up new approach implementation impact
  5. 5. How to enter When 1 Sign up: Today! globalchallenge.mit.edu 2 Nov 2 Submit: Jan 25 Initial Scope Statement + March 2 March 23** Filter Development Grant 3 April 8 Submit: Proposal
  6. 6. Awards up to $10K + community choice award PROCESS 1. Poster + Judging Session @ MIT 2. Online Judging 3. Community Choice Vote
  7. 7. William LiAssistiveTechnology @ MIT
  8. 8. Kenneth PaikSana Mobile
  9. 9. Audrey SchulmanHEETHome Energy Efficiency Team
  10. 10. Sunish GuptaEASY ALLIANCEIndependent Living platform to accesshome appliances for seniors and disabled
  11. 11. It benefits ALL!Societal transformation Making accessibility All people everyone’s issueResponsive Cross culture Increasing socialRelationships Low literacy, non-native relevance language speakersUsable Access Aging Expanding the market PopulationCompliance People with Meeting the needs of a disabilities single group Source : IBM HAAC, Frances West
  12. 12. Daniel GattiEnvironment America
  13. 13. Vincent MaraventanoMASS Interfaith Power + Light
  14. 14. 2012 Yunus ChallengeWASTE: Put it to Use
  15. 15. Libby McDonaldWaste
  16. 16. Thank you
  17. 17. find a team sign upNext Steps join our team
  18. 18. Join us write. photograph. connect. design. review. we’re recruiting volunteers!
  19. 19. IDEAS Resources OPEN OFFICE HOURS Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:30am in 10-110 GLOBAL CHALLENGE SITE People, projects, and challenges IDEAS GC INITIAL SCOPE + DEVELOPMENT GRANTS Wednesday, November 2 IDEAS GC REVIEWER TRAINING Wednesday, October 26 @ 6:30pm Location TBC
  20. 20. Resources Hacking Medicine – this weekend hackingmedicine.mit.edu Development Innoventures Salon with EGG Energy – tomorrow 6:30pm, Email venturejam@gmail.com for details Innovations in International Health Meetup – tomorrow 5:30pm, MIT’s E25-401; RSVP helloiih@mit.edu MIT Center for Civic Media: Civic Maps – tomorrow 5:00pm, MIT’s E14-633
  21. 21. and now it istime for 60 secondPitches
  22. 22. Your Key to Tables Health, Accessibility Agriculture, Processing Education, Training Mobiles, ICTs Energy, Environment Housing, Transportation Water, Sanitation Emergency, Disaster Relief Employment, Entrepreneurship Wild Card Waste Table
  23. 23. W20-549Say By emailhello globalchallenge@ mit.edu On the web http://globalchallenge.mi t.edu On Twitter @ mitchallenge Now, mix + mingle.

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