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Top Tips for Your Video Pitch

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A video pitch is required as part of your submission to the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge. This is the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your innovation in a fun, visual way and convince the judges that your idea has merit.  

Check out our newest resource, "Tips for your Video Pitch," for suggestions on how you can make your video shine without having to invest in any expensive equipment. 

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How to wow the judges with your submission

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Want to get an inside scoop on how to create a stand-out entry to the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge? Tune in to our upcoming webinar, "Creating a Stand-Out BGDC Entry," to find out how to wow the judges with your food system solution.

Program staff will go over all the required submission materials, address what elements judges will be looking for in each, and provide tips for clearly communicating your design idea and biomimicry process. Examples from past Challenge entries will be shared with special attention given to the project presentation document...

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Introducing a brand-new prize for Living Products!

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Picture a world where our products and materials work in harmony with living systems. You can help make this happen.

We're excited to announce that we're teaming up with the International Living Future Institute to offer a brand-new prize for the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge. ILFI is awarding the Living Product Prize to submissions that best embody the principles of living products. Living products are made with healthy, non-toxic materials that are locally sourced, and created with renewable energy.

Each submission to the Biomimicry Global Design...

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Announcing the Land Institute sub-challenge!

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We are thrilled to be partnering with pioneering agricultural research organization The Land Institute to offer a $1000 sub-challenge for innovative new approaches to how we grow our food. Scientists at The Land Institute have spent decades researching crop species and agricultural approaches that mimic how ecosystems survive and thrive in the wild. 

Now, the Land Institute and the BGDC are looking for sustainable solutions for how to handle crop succession in a perennial agricultural system. The challenge is: how do you replace perennial crops with other...

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