Emergency Charging Booths
Teammates Trisha Mercado, Sonia Kabir and Mikael Choudhury from BSix College with their mentor Simon Boreham, Director of Financial Services for Microsoft EMEA, Microsoft.
The number one problem that students mention at our Big Idea Challenge workshops is low battery life for phones – and this is one of our favourite solutions. The ECBs will be physical charging stations and wifi-hot-spots located around major cities and sponsored in a similar way to the Santander hire bike scheme. New York has recently introduced a similar scheme so the potential is there.