Innovate at university today, disrupt the world tomorrow.

Innovate at university today, disrupt the world tomorrow.

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Do you have an idea that changes student life? Or even the world?

Red Bull gives wings to student innovators to drive positive change through tech solutions. Best ideas will be invited to the Global Workshop.

_01 Sessions

Red Bull Basement Sessions are your chance to discover firsthand how some of the world’s biggest change-makers disrupt their scene. Dive into these exclusive interviews with high-profile athletes, global entrepreneurs and tech innovators to get inspired.

Siya Kolisi: Change-maker

Siya Kolisi: Change-maker

Rugby captain. Social innovator. Inspiration.

Creativity on Two Wheels

Creativity on Two Wheels

Trials rider opens up on how to stand out

Manjula Lee Thinks Forward

Manjula Lee Thinks Forward

How to take your idea to the next level

Horner Talks Teams & Tech

Horner Talks Teams & Tech

What it really takes to win

Carissa's Confidence

Carissa's Confidence

Surfing superstar on pursuing your passion

The Westermeyer Effect

The Westermeyer Effect

Communication. Collaboration. Connection.

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_02 Satellite Events

Satellite Events

You don’t have to be an entrepreneur or an innovator to join us – everyone is invited to the brainstorm. Take part in a Red Bull Basement satellite event near you to develop new ideas, find team members and get inspired.

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_03 Global Workshop

Global Workshop

Finalist teams will have a chance to bring their ideas to life, guided by mentors from relevant innovation spaces and access to thought leaders from around the world. After three adventurous days packed with networking and inspiration, they will be ready to ace a Final Pitch to the experts.

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How to give life to ideas – from an innovator who does it every day

How to give life to ideas – from an innovator who does it every day

As students around the world prepare to collaborate and develop their ideas in Red Bull Basement 2020, a renowned change-maker, Manjula Lee, shares the keys to her entrepreneurial mindset.

Connection, change, culture, commitment and creation by Philipp Westermeyer

Connection, change, culture, commitment and creation by Philipp Westermeyer

The star of digital marketing on the keys to innovative success.

This technology innovator wants to help you find a new gear

This technology innovator wants to help you find a new gear

Peter Gray creates disruptive technology for the sporting scene, changing the way events like the Tour de France are broadcast.

Technology drives F1 – and Christian Horner fully embraces it

Technology drives F1 – and Christian Horner fully embraces it

Aston Martin Red Bull Racing principal puts teamwork and collaboration above all else as a recipe for success. Horner has seen it all and is having to constantly adapt to new technology and rules.

Self-doubt left the chat – Carissa Moore’s confidence-boosting tips

Self-doubt left the chat – Carissa Moore’s confidence-boosting tips

Surfing Hall of Famer encourages student innovators to pursue their passion at Red Bull Basement.

Fabio Wibmer’s creativity knows NO bounds and neither should yours

Fabio Wibmer’s creativity knows NO bounds and neither should yours

Creative riding and multiple viral video releases have made the Austrian trials star a change-maker in his sport, but there's much more to Wibmer than the man on two wheels.

Want to change the world? Siya Kolisi knows a thing or two

Want to change the world? Siya Kolisi knows a thing or two

The Springboks’ star is changing the game in communities as well as on the rugby pitch.

So *this* is what being a tech entrepreneur is like

So *this* is what being a tech entrepreneur is like

Audvice has gone from a startup to working with Fortune 500 companies since winning Red Bull Basement 2019. Here, the app's founders explain how the program helped their rise and why you should apply.

"Accessibility provides disabled gamers the freedom to spread their wings"

"Accessibility provides disabled gamers the freedom to spread their wings"

Accessibility consultant and journalist Vivek Gohil is a speaker at this year's Red Bull Basement. Here, he explains what the industry can do to make games more welcoming for those with disabilities.

Meet the next generation of technology innovators aiming to shake things up

Meet the next generation of technology innovators aiming to shake things up

Red Bull Basement plans to uncover student innovators looking to change the way of life on campus – but also beyond.

Meet the inventor whose smart bike wheels remove pollution from the air

Meet the inventor whose smart bike wheels remove pollution from the air

Thought cycling was one of the greenest forms of transport? Industrial design graduate Kristen Tapping explains how her award-winning design could make riding a bike even better for the environment.

This history book delves into the secrets of humankind's 17 greatest ideas

This history book delves into the secrets of humankind's 17 greatest ideas

Who drank the first beer? Who invented the joke? The US writer took such seemingly unresolvable questions and came back with answers...

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