xinnovators

Bringing together present and future leaders of science to drive global change.

A 2-year forum for young and senior pioneers of science and technology, working towards building solutions for the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Nominations are now open to leaders of companies, institutions, inventors, entrepreneurs and students alike. xinnovators is for anyone with a passion for science and the drive to propel change. Find out why you should be an xinnovator below.

What we do

Select 15 up and coming leaders of science and 15 established pioneers of science

Share experience and diversify our understanding

Build pioneering solutions for the UN's 17 SDGs

Our 3 Goals

Bridge the knowledge gap between young and senior leaders of science

Create an accurate representation of leadership in science which reflects the diversity of our society

Develop pioneering solutions, creating global impact through the expertise and diversity of xinnovators

Why be an xinnovator

  • Work with fellow xinnovators, ranging from industry leaders, government bodies to students and research institutions.
  • Be at the heart of United Nations’ SDG movement.
  • Work closely with industry leaders, leading organisations, and research/academic institutions.
  • Develop strategic initiatives and universal technological solutions, taking science to new heights.

Areas we are developing

Expanding our partnersips
53%
Recruiting advisers for xinnovators
30%
Development plans of xinnovators
46%
Implementing transformation strategy
31%

Our nomination criteria

Young xinnovators must be aged between 18-35

Senior xinnovators must be 50 and over

Nominees must have a scientific background and-or technical experience​​

Nominate yourself OR a fellow science enthusiast

xinnovators' timeline

Deadline for nominations
30/02/2019

xinnovators announced
30/03/2019

xinnovators start interacting
15/04/2019

xinnovator projects begin
30/04/2019

Full roadmap available soon