1st place team at Dementia Research Meets Motorsport Innovation Accelerator

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


The Innovation Accelerator is a concentrated competitive workshop to elicit and develop big ideas that could accelerate the pace of progress in dementia research. It is a competition between teams comprising early career dementia scientists and similar stage experts from motorsports. The goal is to create diverse teams for diversity of thinking and to break down ‘silos’ that currently exist between institutions and disciplines. Innovation Accelerator participants will benefit from expert input from Mentors drawn from dementia science, commercial R&D, business and Formula 1. Invitations are open for applications from early career dementia researchers to participate in the competition for which numbers are strictly limited. Closing date is May 31st and more information can be found here: www.cranfield.ac.uk/RADaccelerator The winning team will be announced at the beginning of the afternoon Summit, with prizes presented by Sir Jackie Stewart.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsRace Against Dementia

Awarded at event

Event titleDementia Research Meets Motorsport Innovation Accelerator
LocationCranfield UniversityUnited KingdomShow on map
Period6 Jul 2021 → 6 Jul 2021