The 2023 UTD Big Idea Competition was rescheduled for May 19. Finalists, top row, from left: JackyChao, Sameer Ranjan, Karlin Oei Joseph Friedman, and Chandramallika Basak;
Bottom row, from left: Stefano Leonardi, Tamara Marshall, Xavier Madison, Tom-Vazhekatt, and Madison Valdivia. [Photos: UTD]
From an automated fish feeder to AI-driven construction to a therapeutic vest and more, the finalists will pitch their innovative concepts on May 19 at Blackstone Launchpad. The original date was rescheduled due to weather.
They'll be competing for $170,000 in cash and scholarship prizes.