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Entries from April 2009

2009 World Finals Results

April 29th, 2009 · Comments

The 2009 World Finals was a terrific showcase of talent, creativity and passion. So many bright young minds in one room demonstrating their amazing abilities is a terrific experience.

Here are the important links for those who don't know them already:

Keep coming back, we'll share links to how the international press reported on the event and shared the many stories of the contestants.

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The Countdown to World Finals ’09; Dr. Bill Poucher Adds Perspective on the Competition

April 14th, 2009 · Comments

With seven days left until the World Finals, Dr. Bill Poucher takes a moment to speak with IBM host Amanda Carl. With more schools and students participating than ever, the stakes are high and the competition fierce. The Regionals saw 1,838 universities from 88 countries battle for a spot at World Finals. With only 100 teams headed to Stockholm, Dr. Poucher assures our listeners that the students have practiced in full force and are ready to tackle the world’s challenges and begin charging toward a Smarter Planet.


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