Young professionals in Auckland took part in Smart Seeds for the very first time in 2016.
The program culminated on May 18 with the Showcase Event at ASB Cube as part of Tech Week AKL.
Five multidisciplinary teams from Auckland’s leading organisations gave engaging and entertaining presentations, illustrating innovative ideas developed over the previous 10 weeks.
The Judges’ Choice Award was presented to the Creative Disruption team, with the People’s Choice Award going to the Black Gold team.
More information on each challenge can be found here.
2016 Auckland Teams and Ideas
Challenge A – Sludge – Black gold?
Authored by: Veolia
Challenge B – How do we keep Auckland moving?
Authored by: Ernst & Young
Challenge C – Creative disruption
Authored by: Hawkins Infrastructure
Challenge D – Upcycling the hood
Authored by: Panuku Development Auckland
Challenge E – Is a zero waste target achievable?
Authored by: Regional Facilities Auckland