Beyond the field of design, competitions have helped create a private space industry, develop new vaccines, and captivate millions of people through reality television shows. Should everything be a competition? From soup to nuts, can competitions produce better ideas and objects, unearth talent, and educate the public? What can designers learn from the world of competitions beyond design?
Bill Aulet | Managing Director, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, MIT Sloan School of Management
Nidhi Chaudhary | Vice President of Challenge Success, HeroX
Jerold S. Kayden, David van der Leer