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Etiquetas: 000 Cash Prize in 4 Categories, Cities, education, Energy, health, premios, prize, The Challenge Cup 2015: $650
The competition takes place in 16 cities around the world. Up to 40 startups will present 1 minute pitches at each competition. Among the 40, 8 startups will move to 5 minute pitch round and 4 will be selected to participate in the Global Finals to be held in Washington Dc. The Global Finals will be held during May 2015.
The Global Final will feature total 64 startups, 4 winners from each 16 cities. Among the 64, total 8 startups will be selected and overall winner will be selected from among the 8.
- Education – the most promising startups improving how people are educated in society. Innovations may include – early child K-12, higher education and adult learning.
- Energy – the most promising startups disrupting any phase in the energy life cycle as well as other creative solutions to efficiently consuming the world’s energy. Innovations may include – production; renewable sources, efficiency in residential; commercial and industrial spaces; storage and transmission; smart grid and smart things; data analytics; marketplace (how consumers choose preferred energy sources); and natural resources.
- Health – the most promising startups creating better ways to keep society healthy and happy. Innovations may include – personal health, medical, bioinformatics, digital health records, data analytics, corporate wellness, tolls for hospitals, mobile, insurance and delivery.
- Cities – the most promising startups creating tools, apps, and other advancements that make citizen and city living more efficient, convenient or improved. Innovations can be (but not limited to) transportation, public safety, delivery of government or commercial benefits, citizen engagement, politics, local connectivity and sharing, sustainability, small business services.