Entrepreneur Q&A: CappSci’s CEO Ted Caplow On Creative Competition

How to turn a non-profit into a catalyst for innovative change. by: Anil Rathi cappsciNowhere is innovation more evident than in the nonprofit sector. Case-in-point CappSci, a nonprofit applied science company created by engineer and entrepreneur Dr. Ted Caplow and his wife, former ballerina Pascale van Kipnis Caplow. CappSci made headlines…

“Cite Your Source” Challenge kicks off with first ever Idea Jam

Headquartered in downtown Los Angeles, The Music Center is celebrating its 50th year of being one of the nation’s premiere performing arts destinations. As part of its celebration, The Music Center has launched the Artizen Lab, a “collective space for creative ideas/solutions shared by Artizens ‎– global citizens‎, just like you,…

Skild Supported Miller Ingenuity Challenge Awards High School Teacher & Students

Miller Ingenuity ChallengeKeil Koehler By Daniel E. McGonigle General Manager The Caledonia Argus Miller Ingenuity awarded the second place prize for The Miller Ingenuity Challenge on Thursday, January 15 at their Winona factory to Houston High School mathematics and industrial arts teacher Kiel Koehler. Koehler’s response to the question, “How Might American…

Paradigm Challenge seeks ideas to prevent injuries and fatalities from home fires

The Paradigm Challenge has launched! The Paradigm Challenge (a Skild supported competition) is an annual event developed by Project Paradigm (a private foundation) and the American Red Cross to inspire youth aged 7 to 18 to affect positive change in the world. The first annual Paradigm Challenge aims to generate new…

Deloitte uses Skild to Launch the Deloitte RightStep™ Innovation Prize

Deloitte RightStep™ Innovation Prize Deloitte Launches the Deloitte RightStep™ Innovation Prize to Honor Education Trailblazers As part of Deloitte’s ongoing commitment to develop tomorrow’s leaders, Deloitte will award $100,000 in cash and the opportunity to receive $100,000 of pro bono services to an education organization using technology to help drive successful outcomes for K-12…

Stanford Center on Longevity Launches Design Challenge Running on Skild Platform: $17,000+ in Cash Awards for Top 3 Winners

Stanford Center Longevity Logo The Stanford Center on Longevity Design Challenge is a global competition aimed at encouraging students to design products and services to improve the lives of older adults, and we’re very proud to announce that Skild is again providing the platform for the contest, as it did for its first competition…

US Patent Office Launches “Patents for Humanity” Competition Using Skild Platform – Winners Receive Fast-Track Patent Approval

Patents for HumanityPatents for Humanity is an open competition sponsored by the United States Patent Office, which Skild is very proud to help launch and run this year. The annual competition awards innovators who design inventions that can help the less fortunate in five categories: Medicine, Nutrition, Sanitation, Household Energy, and Living…

Coming soon… The Paradigm Challenge

The Paradigm Challenge is an annual competition developed by Project Paradigm (a private foundation) and the American Red Cross to inspire youth aged 7 to 18 to affect positive change in the world. The first annual Paradigm Challenge aims to generate new ideas to prevent injuries and fatalities from home…