So, you want to host a Solveathon?
Solveathons are 2 hours to day-long events focused on rapid ideation, refinement, and prototyping of solutions to global challenges in sustainability, health, learning, and economic prosperity. Anyone can potentially host a Solveathon using our toolkit as a guide, but we want want to make sure you have the local support system you need to have a successful event.

Completing this form will send it to Solve's Community team for review. We aim to respond with any follow-up questions within 48 business hours, and with a final response within two weeks.

Your Full Name *
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Your Email *
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Preferred form of communication? *
Phone Number/Skype Name/Whatsapp *
Whichever you prefer to be contacted on, with country code
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Your Location *
City, State, and Country
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Your Organizational Affiliation *
Title and organization (e.g. Student at MIT or Product Manager at Atlassian)
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Tell us about yourself *
What makes you a great Solveathon host? Do you have a background in design thinking? Do you have a background in social or environmental innovation? Any other fun facts?
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Target date of event *
In order for submissions to be considered, events should be held by the last week of June.
Target attendance *
Target demographics *
Select all that apply
Target Pillars *
In most cases we recommend no more than 2 pillar areas. Thematic areas for 2019 challenges will be announced by early March.
Where will you host the event? *
For example: WeWork Coworking space in Boston or University in Chile
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Will you have access to technology during the event? *
Audiovisual tools to display powerpoint slides and laptops for research and submitting solutions are helpful, but optional!
Describe your team *
Who will be acting as lead facilitator, subject matter experts for each challenge, logistics manager, and table-level facilitators?
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How will you cover the costs of the event? *
Solveathons may not charge fees to attendees. Events can acknowledge sponsors during the event, but cannot have sponsor logos on publically written or digital promotional material.
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If approved, may we list your event on our website? *
We won't list your name or any personal information
Approved Solveathon hosts will be provided with branding assets and may use the 'Solveathon' name in promotion, but may not represent themselves as part of Solve or connected to MIT without written permission. Hosts are asked to abide by Solve's values and our platform's Terms and Conditions. *
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