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IDDS Aarogyam Participants Selected!

 

Congratulations to all the participants who have been selected to participate in IDDS Aarogyam!  Below are some fun facts about the people who will be attending IDDS Aarogyam.

A very special thank you goes out to all the reviewers who ensured each applicant was considered at a personal level.

To those who were not accepted, we hope you consider applying again next year!  There were 194 eligible applications and dozens of others.  The decisions were difficult and we wish there was space for everyone.

For this year, the IDDS family is happy to welcome:

Name Country Which category best describes your primary area of expertise?
Abhinav Dey India Design, Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Aggrey Gisiora Mokaya Kenya Public health, Social Entrepreneurship, Global Mental Health
Ahmed Talaat Ezzat Egypt Public health, Maternal Health, Sanitation Hygeine, Family Health, Design, Business, Social Entrepreneurship
Amna Batool Pakistan Maternal Health, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Engineering
Andrey Shostak USA Engineering, Business, Law
Arielle Clynes USA Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Arun Joshua Cherian India Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design, Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Bastian Walthierer Germany Design, Engineering
Caroline Suzanne Storm USA Public health, Maternal Health, Family Health
Chris Natt United Kingdom Sanitation Hygeine, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design
Christonsia John Mushi Tanzania Design, Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Colleen Lyon USA Maternal Health, Social Entrepreneurship
Damaris Rodriguez Franco Finland Maternal Health, Design, Business, Design Research
Fatimah Ahmed Mohamed Anwar Helmy Egypt Public health
Gandhali Mane India Sanitation Hygeine, Water, Design
Himanshu Mishra India Public health, Design, Social Entrepreneurship
Ibrahim Yekinni Nigeria Public health, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design
Kartik Mehta India Public health, Maternal Health, Sanitation Hygeine, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design, Engineering, Business, Social Entrepreneurship
Laura Lighty USA Design
Maria Gabriella Manchini Brazil Public health, Sanitation Hygeine, Family Health, Social Entrepreneurship
María José Castrillo Sequeira Costa Rica Public health, Other healthcare related domains, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Psychology
Maria Luisa Krüger Germany Business
Maya Isla McBeath Germany Design, Social Entrepreneurship
Ndinayo Nazaliyo Uganda Maternal Health, Sanitation Hygeine, Family Planning, Other healthcare related domains
Nicholas Fleischer Reid USA Public health, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design, Health Communication
Nicole Jennifer Van Seters Canada Public health, Maternal Health, Sanitation Hygeine, Family Health, Family Planning, Social Entrepreneurship
Puneet Kumar Gupta India Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design, Social Entrepreneurship
Randimbivololona Andrianjaka Madagascar Design, Engineering, Metal fabricator
Rashna Behram Engineer India Other healthcare related domains, Design, Social Entrepreneurship
Rebekah Lorraine Scheuerle USA Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Richard Kofi Begyinah Ghana Public health, Maternal Health, Sanitation Hygeine, Other healthcare related domains, Social Entrepreneurship
Rohini Rau India Public health, Family Health, Other healthcare related domains
Sahar Ahmed Abdelhakim Aboukhashim Egypt Water, Design
Shivi Kapil India Public health, Maternal Health, Family Health, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Other healthcare related domains, Design
Tachmajal Marie Corrales Sanchez Costa Rica Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship
Tankou Conrad Sokoudjou Cameroon Public health, Maternal Health, Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc.
Tran Hoang Long Vietnam Public health, Business, Social Entrepreneurship
Vinayak P Nandalike India Health technology: ICT, technology for health interventions in emerging markets, etc., Design, Engineering, Business
Yu-Po Chang Taiwan Design, Engineering

 

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Apply to Host a Summit in 2016!

Want to host an IDDS in the coming year?  Long or short, themed or general, we have all the dates and details on how to apply to host a summit ready for you!  The application will be a two round process.

For Round 1, you and your team will need to submit an Indication of Interest by February 13, 2015 at 5pm EST (any incomplete or late entries will be disqualified).

After careful review by a tender committee, qualified teams will move on to Round 2 and asked to submit a full proposal package and attend a group interview via Skype in March. We plan to notify and announce all summit organizing teams IDIN will support in 2016 by April 10, 2015.

For complete details on the application process and selection criteria, please read carefully through the “Apply to Host a Summit” document and all the links attached in it.

Click here to download the full application instructions.