Drone Sense & Avoid - Aircraft
Sparked by Kurt Barnhart
The future of drones flying beyond line of sight will require technology that allows the drone to detect & avoid light aircraft & other moving objects. This competition is to effectively demonstrate a safe, light, cost effective technology for small UAS <55 lbs to avoid aircraft & protect lives.
MedPic Prescription Drug App
Sparked by Dr Robert Shpiner
Medication errors are a large component of healthcare morbidity & mortality. Errors also add to liability, waste, & delays in proper treatment. Lives can be saved with a simple app that: Photographs medication bottle, label, & pill. Creates a list of all meds & supplements. Alerts for drug interactions. Allows easy sharing for patients, family, caregiver, doctors, & pharmacists. Is widely adopted.
Electric Kettle Thermos
Sparked by Jessica Fox
The idea is simple. It's an electric kettle that is insulated. No need to keep on switching it on every time you want a cup of tea and waste energy. Instead, you boil the water once and it will stay hot in the tea kettle for hours.
Ring Avulsion Competition
Sparked by Hunter Harrison
The purpose of this competition is to not only bring awareness to the problem of ring avulsion, but to also create a solution. This revolutionary avulsion-proof ring will have the same appearance as any normal band, but unlike Mr. Fallon's, this ring will prevent you from getting your finger ripped off by a table :)!
The Great American Voting App
Sparked by Karley
It seems like everyone these days wants your vote in any given election. What if you could skip the hassle of ordering a ballot, or making the long trip to the county voting office? With The Great American Voting App, you can vote from the ease and comfort of your own home!
Noncontact furniture anti t...
Sparked by Clayton Boyer
Furniture anti-tip devices require tools and a wall connection. This prevents many from installing these safety devices. The idea is a non connect requirement anti tip safety device. It should be something that can slide under the feet of different size furniture that is easy to install and relatively inexpensive.
Make the story come alive
Sparked by Leah McKeeman
Make the story come alive. The technology would allow readers to take images and figures within text, books, stories and move them from 2D to 3D. For readers to be able to physically hold and manipulate these images and figures in order to either more fully enjoy the story or gain a more complete understanding of the text.
Self-Sustaining Phone Case/...
Sparked by Greg Schaulis
The idea of this concept is to create a phone case that is able to actively charge the battery in the phone in a way that eliminates or reduces the need for an outside source of power and eliminates the use of extra cables. I.E. solar power, friction or other ideas. The concept also needs to allow the customer to have the phone with them 24/7 and not have to leave it anywhere.