The Junior Academy project, a collaboration between IVA and the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), involves a global network of young people competing in international teams to solve the challenges of the future. The winners of the most recent challenge – Cyber Security in the Age of Internet of Things – are now being revealed. There are young Swedes on the winning team and among the finalists.
The winners of the challenge are the Cybercastle team, which has used blockchains to increase security between IoT devices and users. The young team consisted of the following:
- Rasmus H. (Sweden)
- Sneha P. (India)
- Ouahib T. (Morocco)
- Subaita R. (Canada)
- Rizza C. (Philippines)
- Max K. (Sweden)
Read more about Cybercastle’s solution here.
Other finalists in the challenge were Security Reimagined and LIDD, in which young Swede Elias N. from Järfälla was a participant.