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This Year's Teams

There are currently 47 teams participating in the 2016 IDEAS Global Challenge. Browse teams by recentness, popularity and alphabetical, or filter results by Category.

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  • Bamboo Bicycles Beijing

    Competition Year: 2016 A project outline to combat motorization in China by empowering youth to design their own mobility solutions for community using bamboo.

    Categories Education and Training Housing and Transportation

    0 Votes

    0 Followers



  • PrepHub Nepal

    Competition Year: 2016 Open Space and Public Infrastructure for Disaster Preparedness

    Categories Energy and Environment Water and Sanitation Emergency and Disaster Relief

    0 Votes

    0 Followers



  • ligo

    Competition Year: 2016 System integration of sustainable technologies in under-served communities

    Categories Energy and Environment Water and Sanitation

    0 Votes

    2 Followers



  • Dot Learn

    Competition Year: 2016 Making online education accessible in emerging markets through software technology which packages full online courses into tiny packets of ~5MB

    Categories Education and Training Mobile Devices and Communications

    0 Votes

    3 Followers



  • Muhit

    Competition Year: 2016 Digitalizing Turkey's muhtar system of local representatives to allow for collaboration with citizens in city-making

    Categories Mobile Devices and Communications Other

    0 Votes

    4 Followers



  • Ricult

    Competition Year: 2016 Marketplace auction platform and Predictive Analytic Algorithm accessible through low cost feature phone to give farmers direct access to buyers, financers, farm inputs companies, logistics, and best practices information.

    Categories Finance and Entrepreneurship Agriculture and Processing Mobile Devices and Communications

    0 Votes

    3 Followers



  • Tactile

    Competition Year: 2016 Our innovation allows real-time conversion of printed text to Braille

    Categories Health and Medical Education and Training Mobile Devices and Communications

    0 Votes

    5 Followers



  • Roots Studio

    Competition Year: 2016 We connect rural artists to consumers by setting up scanners in villages, uploading their art for licensing into an online repository

    Categories

    0 Votes

    0 Followers



  • SmartSocket

    Competition Year: 2016 Creating a More Comfortable, Customized Prosthetic Experience for Amputees Worldwide

    Categories Health and Medical

    0 Votes

    3 Followers



  • Flare

    Competition Year: 2016 We know every second matters in an emergency. At Flare, we are building the first integrated emergency response system for Africa. Flare helps the 70 million Africans each year who experience an emergency but have no way of getting to a hospital

    Categories Health and Medical Mobile Devices and Communications Emergency and Disaster Relief

    0 Votes

    3 Followers