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Past Events
2024 FAA Data Challenge Information Session webinar

What is the 2024 FAA Data Challenge and how can you participate? Join the FAA team for a live Q & A panel discussion. 

The 2024 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Data Challenge ushers in a groundbreaking opportunity for university students to identify challenges and present solutions toward the evolution of the National Airspace System (NAS). By harnessing the power of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics, participants are invited to tackle pressing challenges within aviation safety, operational efficiency, sustainable aviation, and the exploration of novel NAS applications. 

Join the FAA's Marseta Dill and Steve Bogucki to learn more about this amazing opportunity, and to participate in a live Q&A sessions to answer your questions. Reserve your seat today.

Meet the Winners: Brilliant Minds for Pure Blue Skies webinar

NASA recently turned to the crowd looking for innovative ways to keep skies pure blue with ideas for eliminating harmful emissions from air travel. Join the NASA & HeroX teams on Thursday, March 7th at 9am PST (12pm EST) as they sit down with the challenge winners to chat through their solutions and experience! Learn more about the challenge here.

Check out the recorded live stream here.


Meet the Winners: NIOSH Counterfeit N95 Challenge webinar

The COVID-19 global pandemic has unleashed an overwhelming flood of counterfeit respirators into the marketplace, especially N95 filtering facepiece respirators (FFRs). The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), works tirelessly to identify these counterfeits, and NIOSH turned to the crowd for assistance with developing improved tools to combat this problem. 


If you didn't get a chance to tune into the live event, not to worry - check out the recording here.

Meet the Winners: MarsXR 2 Challenge! webinar

Join us on Thursday, October 26th at 1pm PT/4pm ET as both the HeroX & NASA teams sit down with the winners of the MarsXR 2 Challenge! For this particular challenge, NASA sourced our crowd of innovators to build Virtual Reality (XR) assets and scenarios for them to use in extravehicular activity research for the surface of Mars. Tune in to the live conversation to learn all about the winning submissions!

Didn't make the live convo? Not to worry, listen back here.


Maximize Your Submissions with Leo Chan's Ideation Techniques: Learn, Ideate, and Win! webinar

Are you looking to enhance your ideation skills and discover a proven ideation technique to generate fresh and innovative ideas? Join our upcoming webinar on ideation techniques, designed to help you create challenge submissions that could earn you a prize!

During this 30-minute webinar, Abound Innovation Inc. founder, Leo Chan, will teach you a powerful ideation technique, widely used by leading companies and startups to generate impactful and creative ideas. Leo will guide you through a step-by-step process to unlock your creativity and generate  . in a short amount of time.

By attending this webinar, you will learn how to:

  • Use creative cues to stimulate the generation of a large quantity of ideas
  • Refine and prioritize your ideas for maximum impact

This webinar is designed for anyone who participates in crowdsourcing challenges or wants to improve their ideation skills. Whether you're a seasoned professional or new to crowdsourcing, this webinar will equip you with the tools you need to generate great ideas and distinguish yourself from the rest of the crowd.


Weren't able to attend? No problem! View the recording on our blog.