Biomimicry Global Design Challenge

Biomimicry Global Design Challenge

How can we accelerate the commercial viability of biomimetic solutions to our greatest challenges? The Biomimicry Institute and the Ray C. Anderson Foundation have jointly announced the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge and the creation of a $100,000 Ray C. Anderson “Ray of Hope” Prize designed to bring commercially viable solutions from the design lab to the market.

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Biomimicry: Using Nature's Perfect Innovation Systems to Design the Future
“Learning about the natural world is one thing. Learning from the natural world – that’s the switch. That’s the profound switch.” ~ Janine Benyus Biomimicry has the potential to save the human race and the planet. That’s an attractive offer at a time when COVID has turned everything we know and thought we could count on, on its head. Crises are a wake-up call, a chance to...
Jul 13, 2020 1:00 PM ET
Join the Live Watch Party for “The Promise of Biomimicry” Premiering January 23
Tune in on January 23 to get a firsthand perspective of how the Biomimicry Institute is pioneering an open-access platform for nature-inspired design.
Jan 21, 2020 10:00 AM ET
Seeking the Next $100,000 Winner for the Ray of Hope Prize
The Ray of Hope Prize competition, offering the world’s premiere biomimicry prize, is awarded annually to a nature-inspired startup solution that is leveraging business as a force for good. The application for the 2019-2020 season is now open.
Oct 14, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Beth Rattner at Climate One: Climate Change May Take Out Some of Our Best Teachers
Beth Rattner of the Biomimicry Institute recently spoke at a Climate One panel and podcast about "nature's best teachers."
Jul 18, 2019 9:30 AM ET
Beth Rattner at Climate One: What Is Biomimicry?
Beth Rattner recently spoke at a Climate One panel and podcast, explaining what biomimicry is, and the role it can play in product design.
Jul 11, 2019 9:30 AM ET

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