The MIT Enterprise Forum of Israel, Recanati Business School of Tel Aviv University, US Department of Defense Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO/TSWG), and Israel Ministry of Defense Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) welcome you to the 2016 Combating Terrorism Through Technology challenge program.
Following on the highly successful 2015 program, this year, they have two separate $100K startup challenges:
Challenge 1 is for Mobile Apps, that may be useful to law enforcement and other counter-terrorism authorities
Challenge 2 is for any other combating terrorism technology, that help detect, prevent, or respond to terrorist attacks (both physical and cyber)
Each challenge has $100K in no-strings-attached prize money, contributed by the US Department of Defense (CTTSO/TSWG).
The challenges are open to any open to any startup, entrepreneur, inventor, or university research group developing innovative technologies that could be useful for combating terrorism or homeland security.
More details on the requirements and process here
For further information: www.mit-forum.org.il