Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts USA
Along with the MIT Solve Opening Convocation
Monday, October 5, 2015, 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The MIT Climate CoLab is an online community of over 45,000 people, where experts and non-experts work together to develop proposals for how to address climate change.
Thank you for joining us at Crowds & Climate, the Climate CoLab's event on the MIT campus, where we bring together leaders from businesses, non-profit organizations, governments and communities around the world to advance an online global problem-solving effort to more effectively tackle climate change.
This year's program was tied closely with Solve, MIT's new cross-disciplinary leadership program, which was holding its inaugural event that same week. Those attending Crowds & Climate were invited to participate in Solve's opening convocation and reception on Monday afternoon to kick off the event, and joined Solve's Tuesday afternoon sessions. Please see the program for more details.
|Three new contests were launched |
Nike, Cities of Boulder and Cambridge launched contests on the Climate CoLab. Learn more about these contests here.
|Get ready for this year's event by watching a video review of Crowds & Climate 2013 |
|2015 Grand Prize Winner Announced |
The non-profit SunSaluter won the $10,000 Grand Prize for its technology that makes energy and water more accessible in the developing world.
Meet the winners!
Crowds & Climate was hosted by the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence's Climate CoLab, and co-sponsored by four groups at MIT working on aspects of climate change:
Crowds & Climate 2015 was part of HUBweek, a week-long city-wide festival celebrating ideas and innovation in the Boston area hosted by MIT, Harvard University, The Boston Globe, and Mass General Hospital.