Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 5/4/2017 17:305/4/2017 21:00Engineering a Better WorldPrince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

The Royal Academy of Engineering has invited UK university teams to participate in the Engineering a Better World Student Innovation Competition 2017; a seven-month programme of challenge-led innovation, design and business development.

On 5 April, the selected teams will pitch their design solutions during a competition held at the Academy. Five winning teams will go on to develop full business proposals for their design solutions, supported by a Business Development Bootcamp, on 20 May. They will also have the opportunity to represent the UK at the Global Grand Challenges Summit Student Day, competing against teams from the United States and China in Washington DC on 18 July, and participating in the Global Grand Challenges Summit on 19-20 July. 


5.30pm Registration and refreshments
6.00pm Welcome address from Dr John Lazar CBE FREng and talk by Dr Daniel Plant, Enterprise Hub Member
6.10pm Pitching showcase
8.30pm Winners announced 
9.00pm Close 

Food and drinks will be available throughout the evening. 

For further information, please contact Better World.