Das Family Innovate x LA CEE Student Competition

COMPETITION KICKOFF - SEPTEMBER 30, 2022
FINAL DEMO DAY - SPRING 2023

Calling all innovators, engineers, entrepreneurs, creatives and makers to join a passionate team of students who will work on transformative innovations for the City of Angels.


Participate
FILL OUT INTEREST FORM BY SEPTEMBER 15
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About the competition

The USC Viterbi Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, together with industry partners, launches The Das Family Innovate x LA CEE Student Competition.

The focus: Our city, Los Angeles.

The mission: Innovate engineering and technological solutions to the most pressing challenges facing  Los Angeles.

The toolkit: Engineering design, data analytics, systems thinking, user research, discovery of new materials, entrepreneurship and story.

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Who can apply?

Teams will be led by CEE students but students from a variety of disciplines at USC are strongly encouraged to apply. We are looking for big, bold ideas that can be implemented to make Los Angeles a more sustainable, more prosperous, more equitable, a more joyful and healthier city for all peoples to live in for generations to come.

GRAND PRIZE

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For the best concept that addresses one of the five focus areas.

All participants will attend workshops, masterclasses and will receive mentorship from faculty and industry mentors throughout the competition.

Focus areas

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Urban Livability
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Resilience
Transport Service Systems
Transportation Systems
BSCE Environmental Engineering
Environmental Stewardship
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Extreme Habitats
Participate
FILL OUT INTEREST FORM BY SEPTEMBER 15