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James Dyson with 2016 winner Isis Shiffer and ecohelmet

The brief.

Do you have an idea that solves a problem?

Find out about the james dyson awards
 Edward Linacre with 2011 winner Airdrop water harvester

The Award.

The James Dyson Award is an international design award, run by the James Dyson Foundation. It inspires, encourages and celebrates budding inventors' new, problem-solving ideas - and provides a platform to launch them. The award runs annually, and is open to current and recently graduated design or engineering students.

2012 winner Dan Watson with SafetyNet

Where are they now?

Dan won the international James Dyson Award in 2012 with his sustainable fishing net. Dan talks about his progress since winning the award.