Multinational Telecommunications Firm, Ericsson, invited younger Nigerian abilities to: register: for its 2021 International Innovation Awards (EIA) 2021 with a grand prize of € 25,000.
Ericsson introduced the 2021 awards in a press release signed by Adebola Balogun of CMC join BCW, the communications consulting firm in Nigeria and the theme for the EIA 2021 is “Bridge the Digital Divide”.
candidates are inspired to take part within the competitors and type numerous groups of two to 4 members.
Groups should register and submit their concepts by August fifth and the primary 50 submissions will obtain further steering to refine their concepts.
Grand Finalist Prize winners obtain € 25,000 for first place, € 15,000 for second place and € 5,000 for third place with a further bonus of € 2,000 for the finalist who has essentially the most votes on @ Instagram account. ericssoncareers.
The telecommunications big: he stated: that the award presents college college students world wide the chance to develop new and modern concepts with the help of Ericsson consultants.
“The digital revolution has reworked the world, enriching our lives in numerous methods half the planet lives with out entry to the instruments, data and sources that many people depend on every single day.
“Because the world turns into increasingly dependable in expertise, the digital divide grows. Financial, geographical, gender and entry components have left huge parts of the worldwide inhabitants at a big drawback.
“Improvements are available in all dimensions, from easy code adjustments that might redefine the networks of the longer term to complicated technological advances that may advance humanitarian efforts world wide,” Ericsson stated.
The corporate stated it believes younger individuals are driving innovation and growth in the case of present pressing points.
“That’s why, with innovation on the coronary heart of Ericsson, we wish to invite younger expertise to register for the 2021 Ericsson Innovation Awards,” he stated.