SPECIAL category: WSA Youth Innovation for Europe nominees
To showcase young entrepreneurship and strengthen social impact innovation in Europe, this year WSA invited the WSA National Experts from Europe to nominate outstanding young European Entrepreneurs, additionally to the 8 WSA categories. Here are the nominees 2020 nominated as "WSA Youth Innovation for Europe”.
The challenges of 2020 have caused Europe to rethink its systems and structures. Especially digital content has become a real problem solver, be it for remote working, online learning, healthcare or creating more sustainability. With the regional initiative of the European Young Innovators, WSA connects and highlights purpose driven digital entrepreneurship across Europe.
Ranging from using AI for healthcare diagnostics from Romania, a data-driven virtual respiratory clinic from Spain, a foreign student platfrom from Denmark to an app for reaching the one trillion tree goal from Germany, these nominees showcase how European Youth Entrepreneurship offers solutions for a future Europe – Innovative, Inclusive and for a better society.
From Serbia to Lithuania, from Belarus and Poland, this diameter of digital European Youth Excellence presents outstanding digital solutions with relevance and immediate impact in their communities.
The nominated projects from this category "WSA Youth Innovation for Europe" together with the best European nominations from WSA under 30 years of age, as well as the best of WSA Young Innovators European applications were presented to the special WSA European Young Innovators jury at the end of October 2020, and the best 16 projects will be recognized as European Young Innovators 2020 at the European Young Innovators Festival Nov 30 - Dec 2.
The European Young Innovators Festival brings together the pan-European community of young innovators who use digital technology to achieve the UN SDGs. With the regional initiative of the European Young Innovators (EYI), WSA connects and highlights purpose driven digital entrepreneurship across Europe.