Applications for our November 2010 Mobile Design Boostare closing this Friday – September 24.
We will select up to 15 3-4 person entrepreneurial teams to participate in the Boost. Developed in conjunction with IDEO, the Mobile Design Boost is a four day building, hacking, business and human centered design immersion taking place in San Francisco, November 11-14, 2010. There is no cost for the program itself, applicants just need to cover their travel and lodging costs. The application deadline is September 24 with the selected teams being notified by October 15.
Participants of prior Design Boosts have used the opportunity to fine tune products and approaches to great success. Following Startl’s first mobile learning Design Boost in March 2010, two participating companies Launchpad Toys and Project NOAH (Networked Organisms and Habitats) – were named finalists in the Breakthroughs in Mobile Learning category for the Cooney Center Prizes for Innovation in Children’s Learning.