Join ConservationXLabs’ Make for the Planet in Washington, DC


If you are you a hacker, coder, maker, engineer, designer, entrepreneur, creative thinker or tinkerer, come celebrate Earth Day weekend 2017 by creating solutions to challenging conservation problems in front of a global audience! Multidisciplinary teams will compete in an on-site event called Make for the Planet over three days of the Smithsonian Institution’s Earth Optimism Summit in Washington, D.C. (April 21-23, 2017). Teams will have access to a pop-up maker’s space with equipment to create prototypes and models of hardware and/or software solutions to specific conservation problem. Space and registration is limited!

Submit an application for your team by March 1st, 11:59 PM EST.

Where: Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C.

When: Morning of April 21 through the afternoon of April 23, 2017 (Agenda TBD).



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