Join us for the first annual Biomimicry Global Design Challenge Pitch Event and Technology Showcase!
This event will feature a panel of VIP judges for a fun, festive, biomimicry-themed pitch session, starring seven teams from the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge Accelerator.
Don’t miss seeing nature-inspired innovation in action, as the teams showcase their food system design solutions. Enjoy heavy appetizers, a cash bar, and opportunities to meet and mingle with the Accelerator entrepreneurs.
Co-founder, Biomimicry Institute
Editor-At-Large, Huffington Post
Dean and Executive Director, The Food Business School
Sr. Sustainable Design Program Manager, Autodesk
The Biomimicry AcceleratorEach year the most promising teams in the open category of the Global Design Challenge are invited to participate in the Accelerator program. After the year-long Accelerator program, one team will be awarded the $100,000 “Ray of Hope” prize, endowed by the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, to bring their nature-inspired innovation to market.
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Join us for more biomimicry events at Bioneers
This pitch events kicks off a week of biomimicry events at the National Bioneers Conference, October 21-23 in San Rafael, CA. Don’t miss seeing one of the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge Accelerator teams win the $100,000 2016 Ray C. Anderson Foundation “Ray of Hope” Prize on Saturday, October 22. Plus, join us for a keynote from Janine Benyus, biomimicry panels and workshops, and nature walks with the Coastal Redwood Biomimicry Network.