CHECK OUT THE LIVE STREAM of the
2018 Conrad Spirit of innovation summit!
We will be live at the below times, so please tune in.
THURSDAY, APRIL 26
8:15 - 8:35 a.m. EST: Opening Remarks -WATCH PLAYBACK
10:30 - 11:45 a.m. EST: Aerospace & Aviation Power Pitches - WATCH PLAYBACK
2:15 - 3:45 p.m. EST: Cyber-Technology & Security Power Pitches
FRIDAY, APRIL 27
8:15 - 9:30 a.m. EST: Smoke-Free World Power Pitches
10:30 - 11:45 a.m. EST: Energy & Environment Power Pitches
12:00 - 1:15 p.m. EST: Health & Nutrition Power Pitches
SATURDAY, APRIL 28
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. EST: 2018 Award Ceremony
You don't want to miss
seeing these amazing students in action!
The Conrad Challenge brings together a dynamic community of innovators and entrepreneurs driving a collaborative movement to develop extraordinary and viable solutions to benefit our world in one of five areas: Aerospace & Aviation, Cyber-Technology & Security, Energy & Environment, Health & Nutrition, and Smoke-Free World.
This annual competition challenges teams to use science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) innovation, as well as entrepreneurship, to create a more sustainable world for this and future generations.
The Conrad Design Method™: SPRINT 4 STEM
The Conrad Design Method™(CDM) inspired by Google Ventures Design Sprint, is a structured five phase collaboration framework for teachers and student teams to understand and accomplish innovative and
entrepreneurial solutions. Step by step, teams will identify and understand a problem,sketch solutions, prototype and validate.
John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth- Imagine Magazine published article from Alumni Lenworth Thomas
"Participating in the Challenge gave me a taste of what it’s like to develop new technologies and the opportunity to work with amazing students and mentors. It also taught me the importance of diversifying my skill set so I can better assist my colleagues and be prepared to tackle a variety of problems in the future. Most important, I learned that something my friends and I made has the potential to change someone’s life."
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