AI for Good EcoSprint
May 31, 2019
ITU Montbrilliant BuildingEco Sprint Event
The Eco Sprint is a bold approach to innovation that focuses on actionable ideas for positive environmental change.
This workshop brings together a diverse group of people, from scientists to entrepreneurs to brands and policy makers, to THINK, SOLVE, FIND and AMPLIFY solutions for critical environmental challenges. Join fellow conference attendees to unpack current global challenges, identify new possible futures and retrocast back to today through the lenses of Socio-Cultural, Technological, Economic, Environmental and Political factors for positive change.
The Eco Sprint mission is to develop solutions that can be fostered, implemented, invested in or amplified to create tangible action.
Introduction to Retrocasting: EQ's future-forward innovation protocol Meet the Solutionists: Introductions and Inspiration from Industry Experts Planet Empathy Platform: A collaborative media workshop experience
1: FRAMING: What’s the actual challenge you are trying to solve 2: STEEP CURRENT: Identify the current challenges in all STEEP areas 3: STEEP IDEAL: Project IDEAL future opportunity areas 4: IDEATE AROUND THE IDEAL: Multiple rounds of brainstorming around challenge areas 4B: DEFINE and REFINE Prioritize and Vote up biggest ideas to define 5: RETROCASTING: Cast back from the future state to identify the next necessary steps for getting there
Share Back: Hear from teams as they share ideas and opportunities