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 change:WATER Lab's CEO, Diana Yousef, is profiled as part of the  Cartier Women's Initiative Award  finalists of 2018.

change:WATER Lab's CEO, Diana Yousef, is profiled as part of the Cartier Women's Initiative Award finalists of 2018.

 Fast Company APR 2018   Our CEO and the company's development so far are profiled   The publication walks readers through big events this year, such as the Chivas Venture finals, Cartier Women's Initiative Award, and the upcoming projects in Moab, Arizona and Hopi Indian Reservation.

Fast Company
APR 2018

Our CEO and the company's development so far are profiled

The publication walks readers through big events this year, such as the Chivas Venture finals, Cartier Women's Initiative Award, and the upcoming projects in Moab, Arizona and Hopi Indian Reservation.

 BOSS Magazine APR 2018   Our CEO, Diana Yousef, is BOSS Magazine's cover story   Diana Yousef is profiled as the incredible entrepreneur behind change:WATER Labs' humanitarian mission and her "journey to translate science into social impact." 

BOSS Magazine
APR 2018

Our CEO, Diana Yousef, is BOSS Magazine's cover story

Diana Yousef is profiled as the incredible entrepreneur behind change:WATER Labs' humanitarian mission and her "journey to translate science into social impact." 

 DailyBeast MAR 2018   Our incredible CEO, Diana Yousef, walks the Daily Beast through change:WATER's toilet and it's potential to change everything   The innovative iThrone is profiled in the Daily Beast, showing how it brings "toilet tech to the billions of people still using latrines or outhouses."

DailyBeast
MAR 2018

Our incredible CEO, Diana Yousef, walks the Daily Beast through change:WATER's toilet and it's potential to change everything

The innovative iThrone is profiled in the Daily Beast, showing how it brings "toilet tech to the billions of people still using latrines or outhouses."

 MassCEC MAR 2018   The Massechusettes Clean Energy Center awarded change:WATER Labs a $50,000 convertible note   MassCEC may award an additional $100,000 convertible note depending on targeted business milestones.

MassCEC
MAR 2018

The Massechusettes Clean Energy Center awarded change:WATER Labs a $50,000 convertible note

MassCEC may award an additional $100,000 convertible note depending on targeted business milestones.

 Boston Globe FEB 2018   change:WATER's CEO, Diana Yousef, is named a Cartier's global businesswomen's competition  , the Cartier Woman's Initiative Award, finalist   The award identifies promising women entrepreneurs in early-stage startups from all over the globe, looking to award them with up to $100,000 and a year of mentoring.

Boston Globe
FEB 2018

change:WATER's CEO, Diana Yousef, is named a Cartier's global businesswomen's competition, the Cartier Woman's Initiative Award, finalist

The award identifies promising women entrepreneurs in early-stage startups from all over the globe, looking to award them with up to $100,000 and a year of mentoring.

 Cleantech Open FEB 2018   change:WATER Labs takes home the national prize for Agriculture, Water and Waste at Cleantech Open's Global Forum   The forum is the world's largest accelerator for early-stage clean-technology startups.

Cleantech Open
FEB 2018

change:WATER Labs takes home the national prize for Agriculture, Water and Waste at Cleantech Open's Global Forum

The forum is the world's largest accelerator for early-stage clean-technology startups.

 Imagine H2O JAN 2018   change:WATER Labs becomes a member of the 9th annual Imagine H2O accelerator   The companies are put into a 10-month program that includes access to customer validation opportunities, investor and industry exposure, and mentorship.

Imagine H2O
JAN 2018

change:WATER Labs becomes a member of the 9th annual Imagine H2O accelerator

The companies are put into a 10-month program that includes access to customer validation opportunities, investor and industry exposure, and mentorship.

 HuffPost SEP 2017   change:WATER became one of the 2017 SOCAP Conference's scholarship awardees   The Huffington Post speaks to the startups awarded scholarships to attend SOCAP, the leading conference on activating the power of capital markets to drive positive social and environmental impact.

HuffPost
SEP 2017

change:WATER became one of the 2017 SOCAP Conference's scholarship awardees

The Huffington Post speaks to the startups awarded scholarships to attend SOCAP, the leading conference on activating the power of capital markets to drive positive social and environmental impact.

 Cleantech Open NE SEP 2017   change:WATER becomes a Top 4 Regional Finalist at the 2017 Cleantech Open Northeast Accelerator   The winners, selected by a judging panel of top cleantech and business leaders, received $10,000 and will go on to represent the Northeast at the Cleantech Open Global Forum in Los Angeles, CA in January and compete with emerging environmental and energy tech firms for the national grand prize.

Cleantech Open NE
SEP 2017

change:WATER becomes a Top 4 Regional Finalist at the 2017 Cleantech Open Northeast Accelerator

The winners, selected by a judging panel of top cleantech and business leaders, received $10,000 and will go on to represent the Northeast at the Cleantech Open Global Forum in Los Angeles, CA in January and compete with emerging environmental and energy tech firms for the national grand prize.

 The Editorial AUG 2017   change:WATER CEO Diana Yousef is profiled by the visionary-focused publication   GenX entrepreneur and social impact leade   Diana Yousef explains how and why change:WATER's important work began and where it's going.

The Editorial
AUG 2017

change:WATER CEO Diana Yousef is profiled by the visionary-focused publication

GenX entrepreneur and social impact leade Diana Yousef explains how and why change:WATER's important work began and where it's going.

 AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Program AUG 2017   change:WATER becomes a part of the 2017-2018 Invention Ambassador Class   The AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador Program announced their 2017-2018 Invention Ambassador Class – leaders in their fields who are making an impact on global issues – and profile the awarded "Invention Duo" from change:WATER Labs.

AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Program
AUG 2017

change:WATER becomes a part of the 2017-2018 Invention Ambassador Class

The AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador Program announced their 2017-2018 Invention Ambassador Class – leaders in their fields who are making an impact on global issues – and profile the awarded "Invention Duo" from change:WATER Labs.

 
 AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Program JUL 2017   change:WATER's CEO and CTO discuss their work at the annual "Celebrate Invention"   CEO Diana Yousef and CTO Huda Elasaad shared their stories on the challenges they face, and the ways in which their experiences drive their work and inventions at the 4th Annual "Celebrate Invention" event.

AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Program
JUL 2017

change:WATER's CEO and CTO discuss their work at the annual "Celebrate Invention"

CEO Diana Yousef and CTO Huda Elasaad shared their stories on the challenges they face, and the ways in which their experiences drive their work and inventions at the 4th Annual "Celebrate Invention" event.

 The Guardian JUNE 2017   change:WATER as part of award-winning innovative solutions coming to aid of refugees   MIT Enterprise Forum's Innovate For Refugees, among others, helped place change:WATER's revolutionary idea in the conversation to dramatically improve the lives of the desperate.

The Guardian
JUNE 2017

change:WATER as part of award-winning innovative solutions coming to aid of refugees

MIT Enterprise Forum's Innovate For Refugees, among others, helped place change:WATER's revolutionary idea in the conversation to dramatically improve the lives of the desperate.

 MIT News MAY 2017   change:WATER wins one of top prizes at MIT Entrepreneurship Competition   change:WATER Labs took home the Audience Choice Award, one of three prizes at the annual competition in its 28th year.

MIT News
MAY 2017

change:WATER wins one of top prizes at MIT Entrepreneurship Competition

change:WATER Labs took home the Audience Choice Award, one of three prizes at the annual competition in its 28th year.

 
 Vocativ APR 2017   change:WATER's impact on refugee camps is the focus of this Vocativ profile    Without power or plumbing, change:WATER's toilet will vaporize up to 95 percent of daily sewage.

Vocativ
APR 2017

change:WATER's impact on refugee camps is the focus of this Vocativ profile

Without power or plumbing, change:WATER's toilet will vaporize up to 95 percent of daily sewage.

 World Economic Forum FEB 2017   change:WATER is profiled by World Economic Forum ahead of Hult competition   change:WATER Labs plans to bring dignified sanitation to refugees by developing a compact, evaporative toilet for homes without power or plumbing.

World Economic Forum
FEB 2017

change:WATER is profiled by World Economic Forum ahead of Hult competition

change:WATER Labs plans to bring dignified sanitation to refugees by developing a compact, evaporative toilet for homes without power or plumbing.

 Phys.org FEB 2017   change:WATER is profiled ahead of Hult competition   change:WATER Labs is working to bring tech that will change the lives of those in and beyond refugee camps, where incredible potential to serve more than a billion non-sewered households around the world exists.

Phys.org
FEB 2017

change:WATER is profiled ahead of Hult competition

change:WATER Labs is working to bring tech that will change the lives of those in and beyond refugee camps, where incredible potential to serve more than a billion non-sewered households around the world exists.

 
 MIT News JAN 2017   change:WATER is profiled by MIT News ahead of Hult competition   change:WATER Labs is preparing to participate in the Hult Prize regional social entrepreneurship competition in March, under the theme "Reawakening Human Potential," for a $1 million prize.

MIT News
JAN 2017

change:WATER is profiled by MIT News ahead of Hult competition

change:WATER Labs is preparing to participate in the Hult Prize regional social entrepreneurship competition in March, under the theme "Reawakening Human Potential," for a $1 million prize.

 MIT Sloan JAN 2017   change:WATER prepares for Hult Prize regional competition in March 2017   After winning the MIT qualifier round in December, change:WATER Labs gets ready to participate in March's regional competition for $1 million towards life-changing evaporative toilets for refugees.

MIT Sloan
JAN 2017

change:WATER prepares for Hult Prize regional competition in March 2017

After winning the MIT qualifier round in December, change:WATER Labs gets ready to participate in March's regional competition for $1 million towards life-changing evaporative toilets for refugees.

 Harvard i-Lab NOV 2016   change:WATER selected in the inaugural class of startups for the Harvard Life Lab incubation   A group of 17 startups were selected to join the new Life Lab, a Harvard-based community of growth-stage life sciences startups. Teams were selected based on factors that include their science, stage of development, and their potential for impact.

Harvard i-Lab
NOV 2016

change:WATER selected in the inaugural class of startups for the Harvard Life Lab incubation

A group of 17 startups were selected to join the new Life Lab, a Harvard-based community of growth-stage life sciences startups. Teams were selected based on factors that include their science, stage of development, and their potential for impact.

 
 Harvard Arab Weekend NOV 2016   change:WATER Labs selected as 1st place winner in the Harvard Arab Weekend Startup Pitch Competition   The 5th edition of the Startup Pitch worked to promote entrepreneurship in the Middle East and offer a prize of $20,000 to a winning pitch.

Harvard Arab Weekend
NOV 2016

change:WATER Labs selected as 1st place winner in the Harvard Arab Weekend Startup Pitch Competition

The 5th edition of the Startup Pitch worked to promote entrepreneurship in the Middle East and offer a prize of $20,000 to a winning pitch.

 HELLO TOMORROW OCT 2016   change:WATER pitches in the finals for the HELLO TOMORROW Global Summit in Paris   change:WATER was a proud finalist at the 3rd edition of the global tech summit, run "by science-entrepreneurs for science-entrepreneurs."

HELLO TOMORROW
OCT 2016

change:WATER pitches in the finals for the HELLO TOMORROW Global Summit in Paris

change:WATER was a proud finalist at the 3rd edition of the global tech summit, run "by science-entrepreneurs for science-entrepreneurs."

 MENA Herald OCT 2016   change:WATER Labs selected as 1st place winner at the MIT Enterprise Forum PanArab Innovation for Refugees Challenge   The team was awarded $20,000 at the MIT EF PanArab "Innovate for Refugees" competition in Jordan.

MENA Herald
OCT 2016

change:WATER Labs selected as 1st place winner at the MIT Enterprise Forum PanArab Innovation for Refugees Challenge

The team was awarded $20,000 at the MIT EF PanArab "Innovate for Refugees" competition in Jordan.

 
 Columbia Business School SPRING 2016   change:WATER Labs selected for Venture Portfolio of the Columbia Business School Tamer Social Impact Fund   In addition to the $25,000 prize, change:WATER Labs gained access to the social enterprise resources the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School provides.

Columbia Business School
SPRING 2016

change:WATER Labs selected for Venture Portfolio of the Columbia Business School Tamer Social Impact Fund

In addition to the $25,000 prize, change:WATER Labs gained access to the social enterprise resources the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School provides.

 NEWIN SPRING 2016   change:WATER Labs wins 1st place at the New England Water Innovation Network Pitch Competition   change:WATER Labs was honored to have the support of NEWIN, who drive local innovation for a global impact.

NEWIN
SPRING 2016

change:WATER Labs wins 1st place at the New England Water Innovation Network Pitch Competition

change:WATER Labs was honored to have the support of NEWIN, who drive local innovation for a global impact.