Why Apply for the STI Forum 2021 Call for Innovations?

Selected innovators will be invited to participate at the UN’s Virtual STI Forum 2021 taking place on May 4th and 5th.

Innovators will receive the opportunity to:

  1. Get expert coaching to prepare Ted Talk style lightning talks for the virtual UN stage.

  2. Showcase their expertise and innovation at the STI Forum 2021.

  3. Engage in peer feedback and learning.

  4. Network with STI Forum attendees relevant to the innovation - other innovators, those who can support or scale up your innovations, and those seeking to utilize such innovations. 

  5. Receive a recording of the lightning talk to demonstrate they were “on stage at the UN”. 

  6. Potentially be included in other learning and exposure activities such as a social media campaign, case studies, and future events. These are not guaranteed.

Apply to the STI Forum 2021

Submit Your Innovation for Consideration by March 26, 2021


STI Forum 2021 Call for Innovations

The STI Forum 2021 Call for Innovations is initiated by the United Nations in collaboration with Global Innovation Exchange at Results for Development.