Innovate on campus today, disrupt the world tomorrow

Red Bull Basement empowers student innovators in all areas of study to use technology to drive positive change. This inclusive and welcoming initiative aims to connect and inspire all students to challenge the status quo by coming up with student to student ideas that can lead to a better tomorrow.

_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

Peter Gray on Smart Ideas

Peter Gray on Smart Ideas

Advanced Tech knows no limits

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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Czech platform Cyrkl is taking a new approach to recycling by directly matching commercial waste producers with other companies who can turn it directly into new products. Find out more right here.

”Don’t let anything hold you back” – this is how you change the world

”Don’t let anything hold you back” – this is how you change the world

Thanks to Red Bull Basement winners Joanna Power and Paramveer Bhachu, you soon may be washing clothes with your shower water – and that’s not the only idea from 2020’s Global Workshop.

You're now entering Red Bull Basement: prepare for innovation

You're now entering Red Bull Basement: prepare for innovation

Right now, university students from across the globe are preparing to pitch next-generation ideas that could improve life on campus today – and around the world tomorrow.

These 2 London students reinvented the washing machine… and it's genius

These 2 London students reinvented the washing machine… and it's genius

Brunel University's Joanna Power and Paramveer Bhachu will be representing the UK at the Red Bull Basement 2020 Global Workshop. Here's the story behind their water-saving device, the Lava Aqua X.

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.

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

How to give life to ideas – from a female 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.

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.

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