By 2020, it’s estimated that 50 billion device=
s will be connected to the Internet, thanks to the Internet of Things
With this growth comes opportunities to foster innovation=
, especially among tomorrow’s entrepreneurs and executives.
That’s why Cisco is inviting young women to enter the international I=
oT World Forum (IoTWF) Young Women’s In=
novation Grand Challenge, featuring a top prize of $20,000.
We’d like you to help spread the word to your students and colleagu=
es, as well as suggest participation in the competition as a judge.<=
Young women, ages 13–18, can submit original solutions that are enabl=
ed by IoT technologies. These ideas should better peoples’ lives, cre=
ate new business opportunities, or increase efficiencies in: