Video: Impact Residency at Autodesk Pier 9

Posted 19 December 2017 by Urs Riggenbach.

Watch how Autodesk Foundation and Pier 9 supported this year on our path to design, develop and spread our entrepreneurial solar thermal solution!

Listen to Sherry Wong of Pier 9, Zoé Bezpalko of Autodesk Foundation and Eerik Wissenz, William Cleaver and Urs Riggenbach of talking about our achievements in Kenya, Tanzania and how Autodesk’s technology center Pier 9 supported the innovation process.


More about Autodesk Foundation and the Impact Residency at Pier 9:

The Autodesk Foundation supports the design and creation of innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing social and environmental challenges. The Impact Residency provides a unique opportunity for Foundation grantees to use the resources of the Autodesk Pier 9 Technology Center in San Francisco to iterate on their own designs aimed at having a positive effect on the future of our planet and in our daily lives.

Impact Residents have access to the training, tools and machines, software, and human expertise Pier 9 offers. The ability to iterate and deploy solutions quickly is made possible by rapid prototyping on-site, direct access to the teams who built the software used in the design process, and expert workshop staff.


Further Links:

Autodesk Foundation

Autodesk Pier 9 Technology Center

Pier 9 Residency Program




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