Biomimicry Global Design Challenge - Food Systems 2015 Finalist
Team: Holonic Integrated Produce Swarm, South Africa
Innovation: Holonic Integrated Produce Swarm
The Biomimicry Global Design Challenge is an annual competition that invites people around the world to address critical sustainability issues using nature as a guide.
A team from South Africa has designed a peer-to-peer networking app called HIPS whose algorithm mimics the way that large collectives in nature, such as a flock of birds or a school of fish, function.