Build a solution for the COVID-19 crisis

MIT is hosting a series of challenges to empower YOU to take action on the COVID-19 crisis.
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Saturday, March 21

April 3 - 5


Protecting Vulnerable Populations

How to protect vulnerable populations from the effects of COVID-19?

Helping Health Systems

How to support hospitals with shortage of staff, supplies, and resources?


Applications are now closed - Thank you to all who applied!

May 1-3

Flattening the Curve

42% of people in sub-Saharan Africa live on less than $1.90 per day. How can vulnerable populations protect themselves from the effects of COVID-19?

Strengthening the Health System

How can you strengthen the health systems and health facilities that may face staff, supply, and resource shortages?

May 29-31

May 10-16

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May 15 - 22

Pitches From Our Beat the Pandemic Round 1 Teams!

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Recovery and Reopening

As many areas move past peak infection rates, how can communities and organizations safely and effectively manage a return to a 'new' normal?

Predict, Prevent, and Prepare

How can populations best arm themselves against a resurgence of infection? How can responses become quicker and more effective in the event of a second wave of COVID-19?


June 19-21

Learn more about the teams and proposed solutions

MIT Sloan Latin America Business Club
MIT Management  Sloan School Latin America Office
Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Rimac Seguros
Equilibrium CenDe
Fundacion Valle del Lili

Supporting our Health Systems

Protecting the Most Vulnerable

Empowering the Informal Economy

Preventing Misinformation

Más información sobre los equipos y soluciones propuestas

Saiba mais sobre os equipes e soluções propostas

Applications are now closed.

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Nov 6-8

Applications are now closed.

Thank you for your interest!

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Aug 28-30

Applications are now Closed!

Strengthening Health Systems

Reviving the Informal Economy

Supporting the Underserved

Combating Misinformation & Fraud

MIT Management  Sloan School Latin America Office

AI and the Future of Work and Teams

AI and the Future of Healthcare

AI and the Future of Systems