Impact Innovation to tackle global challenges

Changer is a 10-day Impact Innovation bootcamp where high school students, divided in teams, work to solve global challenges by designing and building scalable projects.


SEI Changer

Changer is a 10-day bootcamp where young talents work towards the resolution of global challenges using innovative technologies.

Changer is the module of the School of Entrepreneurship & Innovation dedicated to the world of Impact Innovation. The goal of the entire program is to apply innovative technologies to help solve global challenges of social interest, with the ambition to generate a significant medium to long-term impact on the world.

Changer involves 50 young high school talents with technical-scientific education which, divided into groups and supported by expert mentors, develop business ideas capable of responding to the challenges related to the Sustainable Development Goals launched by the UN.

The outcomes of the 10 days bootcamp are 10 start-up ideas born to offer innovative products or services, with a positive impact. The participants, supported for the whole duration of the program by a network of mentors composed by entrepreneurs and professionals, learn how to apply tools and advanced technological solutions by accessing "maker-spaces" and "tech libraries".

At the end of the 10 days, the prototypes are presented at the Demo Day to an audience composed by companies representatives, entrepreneurs and investors.

62+ hours

of training, workshop, testimonials, mentoring and teamwork

10+ workshop

about visioning, ideation, digital fabrication, prototyping and impact innovation

10+ teachers

trainers and experts from a wide range of backgrounds, from start-up to corporate and academic sectors


Changer is aimed at senior high school students. The 50 selected students will be divided into 10 working groups to develop, in 10 days, an innovative product or service with a positive impact, connected to one or more of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set by the UN.

At the end of the bootcamp, the teams will present their innovative prototypes at the Demo Day to a jury composed by Impact Innovation professionals, entrepreneurs and representatives of local administrations.


Changer bootcamp is structured in 10 days, divided into 5 half days and 5 full days.

This SEI module is delivered once a year during the autumn period.

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