January 5, 2016

Verizon Gives Three Innovative Start-ups $1 Million Dollars Each To Advance Their World-Changing Ideas

Three innovative start-ups with world-changing potential were named $1 million winners of the 2015 Powerful Answers Award contest, a year-long global challenge to discover and help bring to market technologies that show promise for addressing some of the world’s greatest challenges in the emergency response, transportation and healthcare categories. The winners from each category were announced during a live event earlier this month in San Francisco hosted by Chris Hardwick. Here’s the list of winners: 

Watch the entire live event below, and learn more about the Powerful Answers Award and all the winning startups here.  



Related posts from Verizon Ventures: 

2015 Powerful Answers Award Finalists: Creating Solutions

Building a Startup for the Greater Good

3 Winning Startups Take-on Why Accelerators Matter 



Tags: Transportation , Powerful Answers , Internet of Things , Emergency Response