Invent for the Planet
How can you tackle big issues such as species conservation and human rights? Make your mark on the world during Invent: Invent for the Planet. You will focus on developing products to make the world a better place for the inventors of tomorrow.
Invent for the Planet is a 48-hour Intensive Design Experience (IDE) that engages students at different universities around the world on a single weekend to solve high impact, global problems. Invent for the Planet will be held in multiple locations across the globe simultaneously. Each group will start on Friday, February 11th. New groups will join the race to innovation as time travels across the world.
Student teams will work on provided design challenges in local teams and will be encouraged to connect with teams across the globe as they come online.
Intensive Design Experience Held Simultaneously Around The Globe
Intensive Design Experience and Competition.
Energy level of a hack-a-thon in a structured engineering design event.
Students solve real-world problems.
Experience in complete process – innovate, build, sell.
Form low entry barrier relationships with partners.
Free from distractions.
Experiences outside of traditional educational silos.
Mentor – Student relationships.
Be a regular student
General academic average of 8.0 or higher.
English Proficiency level: B1 ot higher.
Call Open: January 18th
Call closes: January 25th
Notification to selected candidates: January 27th
Training activities: February 6th - 9th
IFTP Challenge at UPY: February 10th to 12th
Final round at TAMU, CS, TX: April 18th - April 31st