Join us for the Kickoff Dinner of the MIT Water Innovation Prize on Monday, Oct. 23rd at 6:00pm at the MIT Media Lab 6th Floor (E14-648, 75 Amherst Street, Cambridge). Come to learn more about water innovation, pitch your own idea, or network to find teammates. We will hear from speakers across sectors about the world’s water challenges and new innovations to address them. We also invite individuals or teams to pitch an idea (3-5 min) - we welcome anything water-related. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in pitching.
Speakers at the dinner include:
Andre Fourie - AB InBev Global Director: Water
Emily Reichert - CEO Greentown Labs
Jess Moyer - Xylem Advanced Technology & Innovation Team
Applications to enter the prize competition will be due in late December. The winners of the MIT Water Innovation Prize will be awarded innovation grants of up to $30,000 in April 2017. More info can be found at mitwaterinnovation.org.
Watch finalists compete in the MIT Water Innovation Prize for their chance to win up to $30K in innovation grants. See how these students' innovations address the world’s water challenges and hear from our keynote speakers, Mark Duey, LATAM Regional Director at Water for People and Keri Waters, Co-Founder and CEO of Calliope.
What: MIT Water Innovation Prize Final Pitch Night
When: May 1, Dinner served at 6pm, Pitches start at 6:30pm
Where: MIT Media Lab, 6th Floor (75 Amherst Street, Cambridge, MA)