Innovating for a more inclusive 2030

A heartfelt thank you to all of the inspiring innovators who contributed to making ii2030 a resounding success!


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Event Overview

ii2030 brings together innovators from corporates, startups, the public sector, NGOs and science to create solutions for a more inclusive society by 2030.
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The Challenge

Inclusion is the Number 1 challenge of tomorrow. Increasing inequality reduces growth and leads to social and economic instability. Climate change creates risks for many of the worlds poorest. Population growth exacerbates present issues of access to basic services and income. We need to innovate to create opportunity for all.

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The Solution

Coupling inclusive innovation with technological advances can unlock opportunities that enable companies and other actors and to turn global challenges into opportunities for growth. Taking a future perspective and acting upon it today will ensure that we are better able to use these technologies to achieve greater inclusion and growth by 2030.

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How to Get There

At ii2030, we co-create technology-led solutions to global challenges by bringing the right set of actors together in a design thinking process. It is fun, it is interactive, but above all, it is a powerful engine of change.

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Process

Before ii2030

Before ii2030

Four weeks ahead of ii2030, we kick off the co-creation process online. Together with fellow participants, you have the chance to connect with a community of social innovators and entrepreneurs on the online platform IBA ventures. Get valuable input from experts in your field and inspiration for the Inclusive Innovation Factory!

During ii2030

During ii2030

ii2030 draws inspiration from a hyper-focused and intensive service design process created by IXDS. This process, aided by mapping and storytelling, fosters the creation of technology-led solutions to address the SDGs. The methodology guides participants in their understanding of the challenges future users face. Through techniques that enhance their creativity, participants co-create new, holistic solutions that involve all needed stakeholders. The end-product of the workshop is a minimum viable prototype and a concrete roadmap to success.

After ii2030

After ii2030

Following ii2030, you have the opportunity to continue the co-creation process and implement your solution with guidance and follow-up support from Endeva and its partners. As a team, we move from refining our innovative visions towards realizing a pilot project within a year of ii2030.

2017 Tracks

The interactive event employs technology as the engine to manufacture solutions for tomorrow’s biggest challenges.

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Precision Agriculture

How can we increase smallholder yields through precision agriculture?

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BoP Market Data

How can we source data on low-income markets through artificial intelligence?

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Drones

How can we deliver basic goods and services to remote areas using drones?

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Intelligent Diagnosis and Treatment

How can deep learning transform healthcare?

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Blockchain and Finance

How can blockchain technology enable entrepreneurs to access global markets?

Agenda

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Inclusive Innovation Tour

Several tour guides take participants on an exploration of Berlin’s buzzing inclusive innovation scene to provide inspiration and information around the ii2030 challenges.

Day 1: Tour

Midday

11:30 - 14:00

Registration and Kick-off @ Mozilla

Get the low-down on the day with a kick-off presentation and instructions for your track

Afternoon

14:30 - 18:30

Inclusive Innovation Tour

Explore Berlin’s buzzing social innovation scene with a 4-hour tour of local inclusive businesses, innovative companies and leading think tanks

Evening

18:30 - 22:00

Meet & Greet Dinner

Meet and connect with other participants of the tour and conference

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Inclusive Innovation Factory

In design-thinking workshops of up to 10 participants, we work out how technology can drive inclusive innovation, and what is needed to realize solutions. Participants are carefully selected to bring together those actors who can make the change - and only those.

Day 2: Factory

Morning

9:00 - 12:00

Opening ii2030

Inspiring and interactive experiences will transport participants to the year 2030

Co-creation Labs 1

Work with new partners to create innovative solutions on a specific, pre-defined challenge of inclusive markets and society

Lunch

12:00 - 13:30

Networking Lunch

Over a delicious catered lunch, participants will connect with one another in our curated networking format

Afternoon

13:30 - 17:00

Co-creation Labs 2

Work with new partners to create innovative solutions on a specific, pre-defined challenge of inclusive markets and society

Evening

17:00 - 19:00

Closing ii2030

Share stories, learnings and plans for next steps over a drink with participants from all tracks

Partners

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Co-hosted by

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Partners

Airbus logo Airbus BizLab logo Bayer logo Mozilla logo Blank Space logo Make-IT in Africa logo GIZ logo DFKI logo Inlusive/Rising North logo Blank Space logo betterplace lab logo eKutir logo Samsung logo UN SDG Action Campaign logo VisitBerlin logo

2017 Participants