2016 Inclusive Innovation Competition Awards Celebration

September 27, 2016

On September 27, four Grand Prize Winners were announced at the MIT IDE Inclusive Innovation Competition Awards Ceremony at the MIT Media Lab. 24 other Winners were also named. If you missed the event, catch up with Storify and see complete footage here.

Grand Prize Winner: Year Up
Winners: Coding Dojo, digitalundivided, Duolingo, General Assembly 

Grand Prize Winner: Laboratoria
Winners: Bottom Line, Rural Sourcing, Skills for Chicagoland’s Future, Viridis Learning

New Models
Grand Prize Winner: Iora Health
Winners: Coworker.org, eKutir Global PBC, StartUp Box, Soko 

Humans + Machines
Grand Prize Winner: 99Degrees Custom
Winners: Ignitia, Jana, LeadGenius, Rethink Robotics

Judges’ Choice
Visionary Award Winner: Destacame
Early Phase Initiative Award Winner: uAspire
Developing World Award Winner: doctHERS
Corporate Initiative Award Winner: SAP's Africa Code Week


Full videos from all Winners are available here.

The Inclusive Innovation Competition Awards were presented during HUBweek, Boston and Cambridge’s week long celebration of innovation and creativity. The Ceremony  featured speakers, screenings of Finalists’ videos, and the presentation of the Awards by the Champion Committee and members of the IDE Advisory Board. 

See Press Release and Boston Globe coverage; also read more from MIT Sloan and Thomson Reuters.