Stony Brook University Partnership

Engineering Departments

Ranomafana, Madagascar


What we did

BeLocal partnered with Stony Brook University Engineering students to validate a crowdsourced model of innovation. The engineering students designed solutions to some of Madagascars current challenges. Below are some of the designs that BeLocal is currently piloting in Madagascar.

Names (left to right): Brent Schiller, Sunny Cheng, Sean Peters, Johnny Donza, Timothy Hart, Michael Downey, Robert Myrick, Leila Esmailzada, David Westerfeld, Mickie Nagel

Names (left to right): Brent Schiller, Sunny Cheng, Sean Peters, Johnny Donza, Timothy Hart, Michael Downey, Robert Myrick, Leila Esmailzada, David Westerfeld, Mickie Nagel

The DaVinci Bridge

Made with local bamboo to ensure sustainability. Working together with Malagasy teams to find sustainable innovations and solutions.

 
Manuela Corcho, Johnny Donza, Luke Papazian, Yuxin Xia, Professor Hal Walker

Manuela Corcho, Johnny Donza, Luke Papazian, Yuxin Xia, Professor Hal Walker

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Stony brook senior prototypes