NASA stands for National Aeronautics and Space Administration. NASA is a United States government agency that is responsible for science and technology related to air and space, but when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States in March 2020, the prevailing, can-do NASA workforce expressed their desire to help the nation combat COVID-19.

All together, those participants generated 250 unique ideas from 220 idea submitters with the entire community contributing 621 comments and 4635 votes. This beat out all other previous engagement records for historic [email protected] challenges. That’s how excited the workforce was to assist during such a critical time.

What’s Inside:

Learn how NASA

  • Leveraged leadership buy-in to drive engagement
  • Funded and studied several ideas that will help in the fight against COVID-19
  • And more

At times it seemed as elegant as a space launch. It was exciting to see so many people submit ideas that spanned so many different disciplines and expertise as well as capture the creativity of the NASA workforce.”

– Carissa Callini, [email protected] Program Lead, NASA

NASA: Crowdsourcing During COVID-19