Ericsson Innovation Awards 2018 - Finalists
It all comes down to this
The big event is almost here! On May 17th, we will finally know which team will be the winner of the Ericsson Innovation Awards 2018. Our four finalist teams will face off over The Future of Truth one last time at the Nobel Museum in Stockholm!
FINALIST: Alfred: Your AI-Powered Personal Information Concierge
Stanford University, Columbia University, and Rochester Institute of Technology, United States
Paul Warren, Basil Vetas, Chukwunweike Udenze
FINALIST: Open Sesame
Tongji University, China
Jingwei Sun, Ling Long, Zipeng Liu
Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique de Dakar & Universite de Ziguinchor, Senegal
Abdou Khadre, Mouhamadou Moustapha, Thierno Ibrahima, Serigne mbacke
Delhi University, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, India
Kumar Neelabh, Prashasti Sharma, Shaurya Chaturvedi, Yashish Dua
All our finalist teams have produced amazing work. We're confident that they all have bright futures in the ICT industry, and we can't wait to see the final versions of their innovations.
We're also proud of our Grand Finale honorable mention teams, and are happy to give their work some well-deserved recognition.
HONORABLE MENTION: MediKal
University of Limerick, Ireland
Meriam Jassim, Manno Omar
HONORABLE MENTION: BotBusters
Regional Winner: Europe & The Mediterranean
University of Murcia, Spain and University of the Aegean, Greece
Pantaleone Nespoli, Mattia Zago, Dimitrios Papamartzivanos
Congratulations to our semi-finalists
The calibre of entries this year was higher than ever with 15 semi-finalist teams from 12 countries. We're confident these students, their ideas and their future endeavors will help change the information communication technology industry and our world in the future.
National Taiwan University, National Chaio Tung University, Taiwan
University of Indonesia, Indonesia
Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
Institute Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
University of Limerick, Ireland
Regional Winner: South East Asia & Oceania
University of Melbourne, Australia
India Institute of Technology, India
Regional Winner: India
Indian Institute of Technology, India
Regional Winner: Sweden
KTH and Stockholm University, Sweden
Waseda GIPS Team
Regional Winner: North East Asia
Waseda University, Japan
Thank you again to everyone who entered. Don't forget to watch a live stream of our Grand Finale event from Stockholm on May 17th!
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