New Milano Partnership — New York City’s Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge

New York City’s Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge

Milano is thrilled to partner with local universities and colleges for the New York City’s Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge! We would to invite you to participate in New York City’s Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge, a competition to imagine the future of the city’s public pay telephone infrastructure. The competition period runs from December 4, 2012 – March 5, 2013. Teams of designers, urban planners, technologists and policy experts are encouraged to submit innovative, original physical and/or virtual prototypes for consideration as one of 15 semifinalists. Of the 15 presenting semifinalists, a panel of judges will select three winners, whose designs will help to shape future city plans.

How to Participate and Key Dates:
December 4, 2012: Launch of Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge at
January 23, 2013: In-person Information Session (Optional), 9 MetroTech Center, Downtown Brooklyn
February 18, 2013: Deadline to Submit Your Prototype
February 20, 2013: Notification of Selection via email
March 5, 2013: Reinvent Payphones Design Challenge Demo Day Competition and Winner Selection.

To learn more about the competition, click here.

We look forward to seeing our Milano students participate!

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