Aware of tech’s empowering potential, Elisabeth Ashmore created a brain-computer interface that may provide quadriplegics the ability to communicate.
Recognizing the potential of technology to give a voice to the voiceless, Elisabeth Ashmore, an Intel ISEF award winner, created a brain-computer interface that may provide quadriplegics the ability to use brain waves to communicate via computer.
When women are connected to the Internet, they gain economic and educational opportunities, confidence, and personal connections.
Explore girls and women in STEM stories Intel Foundation programs and competitions that empower girls and women to become technology creators.
Explore stories of girls and women in STEM from a range of programs and competitions supported by Intel and the Intel Foundation that inspire and empower girls and women to become technology creators through hands-on activities.
Intel invests in programs for girls and women around the world because education is a fundamental right, and tech opens doors to opportunity.
Intel believes education is a fundamental right and technology opens doors; all around the globe, Intel invests in programs for girls and women to advance opportunity and change the world.
Learn about Eesha Khare and her new supercapacitor that could one day become a faster charging, longer lasting battery for phones and other devices.
Seeing a need for longer lasting and faster charging batteries for portable devices, like cell phones, Intel Foundation Young Scientist Award winner Eesha Khare developed a tiny supercapacitor with nanomaterials that could one day fulfill that need.
Intel, with help from 10x10act.org, is out to change girls’ and women’s future worldwide by fostering education, opportunity, and a fair chance.