While in Barcelona, Unreasonable at Sea received attention by a vast of media outlets. Here a compendium:
Impact entrepreneurship is changing the world. Come to see it for yourself, and celebrate the arrival of the Unreasonable at Sea program to Barcelona. A unique opportunity you can’t miss!
Something very Unreasonable is about to happen, and you should be part of it. We are talking about the arrival to Barcelona of the Unreasonable at Sea program. We are going to celebrate it big time!
What is Unreasonable at Sea? A startup mentoring program where 11 technology-based startups and 20 world-class mentors have been traveling together on a boat for 105 days, visiting 16 cities in 12 countries, in search for new opportunities to create impact with their solutions. Unreasonable at Sea is a radical experiment in global entrepreneurship to combat the greatest challenges of our time.
Unreasonable at Sea is a partnership between Boulder-based Unreasonable Institute, a leading accelerator in the environmental and social entrepreneurship sector, Semester at Sea the only study abroad program on a ship circumnavigating the globe and Stanford’s d.school, the world leader in design thinking education.
You don’t want to miss this unique opportunity to connect with the local and international community of innovators, entrepreneurs, and change makers.
UNREASONABLE AT SEA STARTUPS
11 technology-based startups are on board of the Unreasonable at Sea boat. They all aim to change the world and bring to the market solutions for large environmental and social issues. The startups belong to the health, energy, education, and Internet sectors.
Detailed descriptions of the companies can be found at Unreasonableatsea.com
9:30 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 13:00 Conference
21:00 After party at SHOKO
Avinguda Diagonal, 547, Barcelona
You are invited to the Unreasonable Party on Friday in SHÔKO, one of the most famous clubs in Barcelona.
We have a special deal for Unreasonable people. Everyone with a Shoko wristband (you can get yours during the Friday event) gets a free entrance if they come to SHOKO from 9.30 to 10PM and special prices on drinks until midnight.
Let’s get this party started!
Halfway through the Unreasonable At Sea experience, Daniel Epstein, founder of the Unreasonable Institute, explains what’s going on at the ship. 11 companies, 20 mentors, hundreds of students working together in this incredible tech accelerator program, the experience is incredible, and the interview a must see.
This are the companies traveling on the Unreasonable At Sea ship, Their expertise ranges from astrophysicists, to artificial intelligence, to biological, mechanical, software, medical and electrical engineers, to graphic designers, industrial designers, scientists, doctors, and operational masterminds. What unites them is a shared belief that their technology will help define progress in our time and a common eagerness to experiment in what it takes to scale globally.
Get to know them better:
Providing clean water to 300,000 people w/out chemicals or energy (just plants).
Nanotechnology that transforms carbon emissions into material for spaceships.
Most used mobile-app in India. Designed to leapfrog internet. +120,000,000 users.
Educates and empowers teachers through a “gamified” platform.
Shifting the dynamics of supply chains in apparel in a BIG way.
World’s 1st digitally programmable and rechargeable hearing aids.
Wind powered, shape shifting, open source sailing drones that clean oceans.
Radically affordable medical devices for maternal care in emerging markets.
Harnesses the sun for cooking & energy. Ranked best solar cooker on earth.
Feeding 250,000 people daily with ultra-affordable and fuel efficient stoves.
Artificial intelligence leveraged as a non-invasive cure for blindness.
Something very Unreasonable is about to happen, and you should be part of it.
The Unreasonable at Sea program arrives to Barcelona at the end of April (25-27). And we will have a great oportunity to share and get inspired by this incredible experience.
What is Unreasonable at Sea? A startup mentoring program where 11 technology-based startups and 20 world-class mentors have been traveling together on a ship for 100 days, visiting 14 countries, in search for new opportunities to create impact with their solutions. Unreasonable at Sea is a radical experiment in global entrepreneurship to combat the greatest challenges of our time.
The trip ends in Barcelona, and we are going to celebrate it with an inspiring conference, which we call:
An Unreasonable Journey.
Pre-register at this form
On April 26th 2013, we invite you to join us on An Unreasonable Journey.
11 technology-based startups that aim to create environmental and social impact, are going to get on stage and inspire us with the tales of their journey as entrepreneurs, and as members of the Unreasonable at Sea program.