We have tackled challenges in three main areas:
v Improving the individual autonomy
v Access to and quality of physical rehabilitation services
v The Open Challenge
This is a programme designed to work ‘with’ persons with disabilities and not just ‘for’ them. Persons with disabilities are involved at every stage of the process – as challenge-setters, designers, users and judges.
We are looking for solutions in the form of products (hardware) or a combination of hardware and software. Teams shall address specific design parameters as described in our Design Guide.
Discover the 9 challenges and respective solutions the teams are working on. Finalists are marked with a
Affordable wheelchair composed of bicycle components
Affordable Wheelchair for Complete Self-Reliance
The Fuji Foot: For when the road gets rough
The open platform for making assistive health technology
The open source, digitally fabricated wheelchair
The electric mobility scooter
Universal powered device with navigation monitor
Semi-flexion knee joint prototype
Low cost mobility vehicle