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Jun 29, 2017 by Alexandra Untied

Innovators, entrepreneurs, scientists and academics are invited to redefine the role of corn through the Consider Corn Challenge and explore the broad horizon of opportunity for corn as a feedstock for making sustainable chemicals.

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Jun 29, 2017 by Alexandra Untied

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation strives to build a circular economy for plastics in which all packaging is reused or recycled. The Circular Materials Challenge aims to inspire innovators to keep plastics in the economy and out of the ocean.

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Jun 22, 2017 by Alexandra Untied

NextEnergy, one of the nation’s leading accelerators of advanced energy and mobility technologies, in partnership with Wells Fargo, DENSO and DTE Energy are seeking to accelerate the development of hardware and/or software solutions that will address real-world challenges facing urban areas.

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Jun 15, 2017 by Alexandra Untied

Innovators, entrepreneurs, scientists and academics are invited to redefine the role of corn through the Consider Corn Challenge and explore the broad horizon of opportunity for corn as a feedstock for making sustainable chemical

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May 18, 2017 by Kacey Shapiro

Love them or hate them, plastics are everywhere around us. Demand for them is expected to double in 20 years, however our plastics system is broken. Most of these items are used only once before being discarded, resulting in a polluted environment. If this does not change, there could be more plastic than fish in the ocean by 2050. Innovators, designers, entrepreneurs and scientists - this is your chance to keep plastics in the economy and out of the ocean!

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Apr 26, 2017 by Kacey Shapiro

With 30 million Americans over 12 that have hearing loss, everyone is bound to know someone who is dealing with hearing loss. Many with hearing loss do not seek or receive hearing health care because of cost, availability of services, stigma, lack of realization that they have hearing loss, and belief that nothing can help them.

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Nov 22, 2016 by Olivia Berry

To learn more about this challenge and how you can get involved, register for the challenge webinar on 11/29 at 10:00am EST. Here you will have the chance to learn more about the specifics of this challenge, while also getting the opportunity to have all of your questions answered by the AES team.

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Nov 11, 2016 by Kacey Shapiro

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Nov 07, 2016 by Kacey Shapiro

The Unmanned Xtreme Heat Inspection Challenge is looking to solve a $1B problem for the global electric utility industry while improving safety.

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Oct 28, 2016 by Kacey Shapiro

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