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Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge 2023 Finals

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Join us for the 10th annual Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge Finals! 

This free event will be held in-person at Stanford University. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. It will include:

  • Keynote by Professor Steve Collins on designing exoskeletons to sustain mobility as we age
  • Pitch presentations by each of the eight finalist teams
  • Award ceremony:
    • 1st place: $10,000
    • 2nd place: $5,000
    • 3rd place: $2,000
  • Distinguished Design Challenge alumni features in celebration of the 10th anniversary 
  • Lunch and snacks by Stanford catering
  • Networking opportunities

Register here: Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge 2023 Finals April 25, 2023

Come all day or to individual events. Tentative schedule:

8:30am  Check in, coffee, and networking
9:00am  Welcome
9:15am  Keynote by Professor Steve Collins
9:55am  Finalist pitch presentations
12:15pm  Lunch and networking
1:45pm Design Challenge 10th Anniversary Retrospective
2:00pm  Distinguished Design Challenge alumni panel
2:30pm  Introduction to Design Challenge 2024
2:45pm  Awards

The Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge is a global competition aimed at encouraging students to design products and services to improve the lives of people across all ages. Established in 2013, the Challenge is focused on ways to motivate and empower people in their daily lives both inside their homes and in their community.