2017 - 2018 Conrad Spirit of Innovation Challenge FINALISTS

Congratulations to all of our amazing teams! Check out the Top 5 finalists in each of this year's categories below.

All Finalist Teams, please email info@conradawards.org no later than 5PM Friday, March 2 to confirm your attendance at Summit 2018. If you do not notify the Conrad Team by this date, your spot at Summit will be offered to an "Alternate Finalist."

Click here to learn more about Summit 2018. See you there!

In addition, we are recognizing teams as "Alternate Finalists" who submitted outstanding innovations and received high scores. If a Finalist team is not able to attend Summit, the "Alternate Finalists" will be invited to Summit at the discretion of the Conrad Foundation. (NOTE: The "Alternate Finalists" will be the notified via email the week of March 5, 2018.)

 

Aerospace & Aviation

Aerospace & Aviation

Downey Space Innovators - 0MAG (Muscle Atrophy Guard)
(Downey, California)
Attending Summit
 

Fruit4Fly - CoolPlant
(Thailand)
Attending Summit
 

LEAF Systems  - Low Energy Automatic Finder System
(Durham, North Carolina)
Attending Summit
 

Pectora - MagGlyde
(India)
Attending Summit


WELIFT - Weight-Emulation Load-Imitation Fitness Trainer
(Durham, North Carolina)
Attending Summit

 



*ALTERNATES:

ARTI- Augmented Reality Tool Informant (Durham, North Carolina)

Asteria - ARES (India)


Cyber-Technology & Security

Cyber-Technology & Security

Celery Sticks- C.S. Nanobots
(New Hyde Park, New York)
Unable to attend Summit  
 

CrossCheck - CrossCheck+
(Rockville, Maryland)
Attending Summit  
 

Guns and Roses - SecureGun
(Irving, Texas)
Attending Summit  
 

Helpa - Helpa
(Australia)
Attending Summit  
 

Team Al-Hakim - Alcohol Driver Detection System
(Irving, Texas)
Attending Summit
 

Vurse - Vurse Sync
(Miami, Florida)
Attending Summit  
 

 Speechability
(Australia)
Attending Summit; Australia Conrad Challenge winner


*ALTERNATES:
Charger Fire - Vulcan
(Charlotte, North Carolina)

Visionaries - CamerAl
(Stanford, California)

xScanSmart - iScanU
(Toronto, Canada)


Energy & Environment

Energy & Environment

Caeli - Aerem
(Fremont, California)
Unable to attend Summit
 

EnerX Systems - AIRONOY
(India)
Attending Summit
 

Gryffindor - VFly
(Scarsdale, New York)
Attending Summit
 

Nova - Innovation Tower
(India)
Attending Summit

PCMS-USV Developer - Aqua Robot Duo
(China)
Attending Summit
 

Super Silk - SuperSilk Filter
(Plainview, New York)
Attending Summit

 


*ALTERNATES:
Connect4 - Lock Box
(Cary, North Carolina)

GreenStream - GreenStream
(Israel)

Novus - Altum
(Fremont, California)


 


Health & Nutrition

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Genolytics - OncoCurate
(Warren, New Jersey)
Attending Summit
 

Los Altos Academy of Engineering - RollX
(Hacienda Heights, California)
Attending Summit
 

Secured - UniTrap
(Durham, North Carolina)
Attending Summit
 

Smart Sleeve - Smart Sleeve
(Manassas, Virginia)
Attending Summit
 

VitaeSystems - Dialytic Transcriber
(Kokomo, Indiana)
Attending Summit

 



*ALTERNATES:
2020 Diagnostics - Uri-Scan
(Commack, New York)

BlueHealth Enviro - MercCure
(Durham, North Carolina)

CorXS - CarpeClot
(Los Angeles, California)

Mikros- Mikros Waistband
(Durham, North Carolina)


Smoke-Free World 

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Aqualirio Labs - Tabaci
(Fremont, California)
Attending Summit
 

DS-TBF - Top Fuel
(Derryfield, New Hampshire)
Unable to attend Summit
 

Neon - VirtualFarm
(Nigeria)
Attending Summit
 

Trans-Bacco - Trans-Bacco
(Raleigh, North Carolina)
Attending Summit
 

xFarmSmart - TobacApp
(Canada)
Attending Summit
 

You Have A Friend In Me - Bamboozled
(New York)
Attending Summit
 

 

**ALTERNATES:

Novus - Culex
(Fremont, California)

Smartest Farm - Smartest Farm
(Australia)