Presenter: Antonio Rufo

Research Category: Engineering and Technology
Student Type: Undergraduate
Faculty Advisor: none none
Award: Innovation
Award Winner Category: Engineering and Technology

884 million people around the world suffer from lack of clean drinking water, and 1 out of every 5 children under the age of 5 die from water related disease. To put it in perspective, half of the world’s hospital beds are filled with people suffering from a water-related disease. FilterLight is an all in one solution for providing clean, drinkable water to people without access.