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Future Impact Challenge

Teens, Towards Sustainability

An International Teen Tech Entrepreneurship Competition Hosted from Silicon Valley for middle and high school students aged 13 - 19.

Silicon Valley For The World

The tech capital of the world has a responsibility to welcome tech innovation from all over, ACF is doing its part.

Building the Future

All your ideas are building blocks of our future. With your ideas, we can help you make an impact on the world.

With Community

Join a thriving ecosystem of teen tech entrepreneurs where the community shares, tests, and launches ideas.

Challenge Overview

"QUALIFICATION" PHASE

Jan. 3, 2023  - Feb. 24, 2023

"DEVELOPMENTPHASE

Mar. 6 - May 5, 2023

"IMPACT PITCHPHASE

May 20, May 21, 2023

The Future Impact Challenge is an opportunity for students worldwide to develop not only a sustainable, future-changing product but also their intrapersonal skills, entrepreneurship, communication, and teamwork skills.

Hosted from the world's innovation capital in Silicon Valley, the Future Impact Challenge employs techniques and skills from leading businesses and startups, such as the LEAN Methodology.

Are you ready to participate in this leading entrepreneurship competition and impact the world as you see it?

Sustainability
Community.
Technology.
Future Impact.

ACF Alumni Companies

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APPLICADA

A 21st-century website filtering solution that intelligently blocks distracting websites for students and children alike.

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VOBYUS

LUCIDITY

Previous Sponsors

ACF

Applied Computing Foundation

RRR Computer

RRR Computer

Crisis Technologies Innovation Lab at Indiana University

CTIL (Crisis Technologies Innovation Lab) at Indiana University

The Miilk

The Miilk

Frostack Games

Frostack Games

Qoom

Qoom

Sashido

Sashido

AALS

Association of Applied Life Sciences

Bright Approach

Bright Approach

Gallifrey Foundation

Gallifrey Foundation

Acterra

Acterra

Leangap

Leangap

repl

repl.it

Carlsen Center

Carlsen Center

Think Fund

Think Fund

Wolfram

Wolfram

Integem Camp

Integem Camp

E3Empower Africa

E3Empower Africa

Sponsor Us

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FIC 2021 Mentor Talks

How to Humanize your brand for your tech start up- Tanyete Colon, Founder & CEO of InFUUSE

Are you a seasoned industry expert, educator, STEM advocate, sustainability doer, engineer, community evangelist, global leader, or someone eager to share their experience with our young innovators at FIC through a "mentor talk" or workshop?

 

Please reach out to us at contact@applied-computing.org with your speech proposal! Someone from our team will get back to you.

Check out our other outstanding guest speakers:

Are You Ready To Make An Impact On The Future?

We are thrilled to see what innovative and creative solutions you and your team build! The sky's not even the limit!