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ASME ISHOW Kenya Announces 2021 Winners

The international accelerator of hardware-led social innovation has supported and funded over 160 startups across the world.

The ASME Innovation Showcase (ISHOW) Kenya announced its 2021 winners: MeDevice Kenya, Tech Era and Aqualoo Technologies.

The three prototypes — Aqualoo Technologies’ cement generator, MeDevice Kenya’s medical ventilator and Tech Era’s water distribution manager  — each provide a sustainable solution to issues in their respective industries.

The three winners will be awarded $30,000 in seed grants and technical support to produce their inventions.

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) ISHOW annually connects individuals and organizations developing innovative products that create positive economic and social impact with experts and resources to gain access to industry networks and help market their products.

The ISHOW has supported and funded over 160 startups from more than 28 countries that are inventing products to solve global challenges, and is supported by The Lemelson Foundation.

Read more about the 2021 ASME ISHOW Kenya Finalists here.

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