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Innovation for Change 2020


Technology, business and sustainability: innovation that can change the world

The fifth edition of the impact innovation programme developed by CDI, Politecnico di Torino and CERN has started today. 53 young people will work on the sustainable development challenges launched by Enel Foundation, Autostrade per l'Italia, CNH Industrial, DSM, Iren, Regione Puglia and the United Nations International Institute for Crime and Justice Research (UNICRI).

Turin, 14 February 2020,



Explore innovation methodologies that support divergent research, problem reframing, and iterative testing.



Develop and test ideas by taking advantage of our machine workshop, electrical workshop, 3D printer, light lab, and VR headset for rapid prototyping.



Surround yourself with teams of different expertise and with new ideas. Take part in or host collaborative activities like Challenge Based Innovation, hackathons, or workshops.





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