LAUNCH identifies and accelerates innovations that will change the world.
As you may recall from our last update, 6 months ago we had just closed our Joint Venture with India's most successful ice equipment manufacture in Mumbai, received our biggest purchase order to date, and closed a round of funding from an Indian investor. With money in the bank, a great local partner, and a customer order in the books, we began setting up our volume production.
Congratulations to the 2013 Top 10 LAUNCH Systems Challenge Innovators
With an enthusiastic tweet of, "Public. Voting. Now. Please share, we need you. http://vote.launch.org " we have turned on public voting to select the final 10 LAUNCH innovations for this year's Systems Challenge. A wide variety of technologies and innovations are included in the current list of 20. The top 10 will be invited to present at the LAUNCH: Systems Forum at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on September 26-28, 2013. We assure you, our list includes radical and ground-breaking work. What are you waiting for, go and vote!
"LAUNCH 2020 hoped to harness the collective wisdom of the experts in the room to encourage innovation, collaboration, and transparency in business and beyond."
In this summary of the LAUNCH 2020 summit, designer Eric Benson describes how the the two-day event was unlike any sustainability event he had previously attended.
Bioneedle, an innovator chosen during our LAUNCH: Health Challenge has released this lnformative and lighthearted video about how they are improving vaccination technologies.
"Get lost in the woods, but don’t lose your charge! The HALO powers devices for the outdoor enthusiast and emergency preparedness."
LAUNCH: Energy Alumni Point Source Power has started a kickstarter for their HALO fuel cell to gather funding for product manufacturing.