Alan leads an interdisciplinary research group at Harvard University working on problems at the interface of chemistry, physics and computer science. He is interested in how machine learning and quantum chemistry can help design new renewable energy materials and the automatization of chemical processes. He has designed new materials for light emitting devices and batteries. He is a pioneer on the development of algorithms for simulating molecules using quantum computers.
Alan was featured by MIT Technology Review’s list of Top Innovators Under 35 for simulating chemistry with quantum computers in 2010.
Social entrepreneur turned deep tech investor for impact. Founding Partner of Fifty Years.
AI Thought Leader. Tech Innovator. Passionate about increasing diversity in tech.
Alysha believes that we must design experiences that support people and help them achieve their dreams — in whichever reality they choose.
Amber served as general partner and COO for EchoVC, a $26M Sub-Saharan Africa venture capital fund focused on investing in early stage technology companies.
CEO and co-founder at Uncommon Partners, founder at Lowes Labs, faculty Singularity University
Connection Science Fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alan is a professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard. He works in fields that can disrupt chemistry and materials such as quantum computing, artificial intelligence and robotics.
Nichol Bradford works at the cross-section of human potential and tech as the CEO of the Willow Group and Executive Director of the Transformative Technology Lab.
Tech/data/AI ethicist and consultant, helping to solve knotty problems.
Determined to create the world we want to live in.
CEO & Founder of BenBen- A Ghanaian techpreneur, leading the charge towards building a risk-free, secured and trusted African land market ecosystem.
Muriel is a researcher and entrepreneur leveraging technological change to unlock human potential and a better future of work.
People driven. Providing the necessary inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Joshua has been a computational neuroscientist, a CTO, a philosopher, and an academic dean. He is fascinated by complexity in the natural world.
Christian is one of few millennial's investing in the Nordics. He's the founding partner of Futuristic.vc, a micro-fund based in Copenhagen.
Public service powers change. Believer in the power of AI for social good. Footy fanatic. Loves a good flat white!
A strategist and exponential thinker. Cristina helps people extract clarity out of their chaos, grow their business, and solve big, global and local problems.
A leader in the global blockchain movement, concerned with the creation of new value paradigms.
AI Ethicist and #Edtech entrepreneur helping humans achieve an inspired and flourishing future.
Defiant optimist to make finance work for the 99%, social entrepreneur & founder of IIX - global leader in impact investing #impinv #socent
MBA Candidate at University of Oxford, working to accelerate development of the Clean Meat sector. Spent last decade focused on improving the sustainability of electricity and food systems.
Grant Linscott is a researcher, educator and consultant in the fields of Design Thinking, Design Strategy, and Business Innovation.
Enthusiastic about everything, especially learning, energy, complex systems and languages. CEO @SlushHQ, Co-Founder @WaveVentures
Marquez is an academic entrepreneur. As Dean of the Kroc School of Peace Studies, she leads education and scholarship for peaceful coexistence and changemaking
Action woman & entrepreneur building a new type of quantification model for net impact of companies in @uprightproject
Multidisciplinary change maker, playing with crypto and other future stuff, always on the move, always between worlds.
Co-founder of Futurism & HighExistence. Futurist, serial entrepreneur, designer/coder who is electrified about bringing the world together through technology.
Vitaly believes there is no one-fits-all winning scenario. He is always up for learning new things, sharing experiences and having fun, - all while creating value and impact.
Chris explains cool tech to the World. He is a Technical Writer and blogger. He has crazy projects in progress and will speak to anyone who listens.
Min FitzGerald is the Co-Founder and CEO of Nutrigene, a YC personalized health startup.
Bridget Gramme runs the Center for Public Interest Law where she harnesses the power of the law to create positive social change and trains future lawyers to do the same.
Impact intra and entrepreneur interested in all things entrepreneurship, currently helping female entrepreneurs get more visibility.
Dom Potter is a serial entrepreneur and global authority on business model innovation built around authentic social impact.
Woman Entrepreneur, philanthropist, investor, inventor engineer.
Former tech founder, now a long toothed VC looking for entrepreneurs and ecosystem builders tackling edtech, e-logistics, consumer internet, healthtech, fintech and cleantech in and for the emerging markets
Lisa is the Founder & CEO of SheWorx, Forbes 30 under 30, former US national champion gymnast, producer of the Enoughness podcast, and a writer for Forbes driving gender parity in entrepreneurship
Emerging technology advisor, author of 'Disruptive Technologist' and journalist. Generally a good egg.
Dr. Philip Edgcumbe - scientist and medtech entrepreneur who is passionate about improving healthcare using crowdsourcing and exponential tech.
Founder & CEO @Meltwater, @MESTafrica, and @Shack15hub. Interests: entrepreneurship, data science, geeky stuff, BIG ideas!
Partner at Joint Idea and a co-founder of Life Works Labs. Eda is a believer in life and holds the potential of humanity as her compass in life.
Amazing things happen when you see life as an adventure where constant learning and creation are fuelled by love, curiosity, and optimism #JointIdea
Cultural architect and integrative performance facilitator. With his book, Modern Tribe as a basis creating cultures of connection to enhance performance, wellbeing and creativity progress.
Benedict du Boulay is interested in why and how people learn, as well as in the design of computer-based teaching systems that detect and manage their motivation.
Amit is a creator, investor & speaker, who spends his time creating, evangelizing & investing in the future of responsible AI & Decentralization.
A futurist & marketing/communications strategist specializing in immersive tech—primarily #AR & #VR. As AR/VR Faculty at Singularity University, she works with entrepreneurs & Fortune 500 companies worldwide to create the next generation of computing.
A global nomad who works to serve humanity by developing technology driven, application-oriented solutions to real-world problems.
Humanitarian technologist and innovator. Co-Founder of Re:Coded. Coffee and travel enthusiast.
Growing up in a small town in Maine, I came to the realization that my options were limited by my perspective and experiences. I knew that to make the best decisions in life I needed more possibilities to draw from, so I set about experiencing as much as I could.
Managing Partner of Chanzo Capital, an Entrepreneur and Investor with 15 years of ICT industry leadership across Africa and the world.
Purvi Shah is a human rights lawyer and Founder of Movement Law Lab, an innovation lab that incubates and accelerates legal innovations that democratize law and build the power of marginalized people.
PHK is the Co-founder and CEO of Carbo Culture, making bespoke biochar from orchard waste in California.
In 2015 Sam was recognised as Sweden’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Sam is most proud of his family and getting to work with talented people at TRINE.
Michael Kass, Founder of the Center for Story + Spirit, is an award-winning storyteller + human whose passion is helping people and companies harness the power of story to create change. He likes brownies maybe a little too much.
Alison brings over a decade of experience in corporate finance and social finance, and is currently the Toniic Managing Director, Europe.
Thor Halvorssen founded the Human Rights Foundation and the Oslo Freedom Forum, and is an investor in several technology companies.
Isabelle's greatest passion is technology and she works on how to apply them to solve society's complex issues.
Nnena Nkongho is currently a Principal at DiGAME, an investment company focused on the digital transformation of the African continent.
Serial entrepreneur since the age of 16, Mark has lived most of his life at the cutting edge of technology.
Ross is founder of the Global Change Leaders – and is directing Ashoka’s education strategy – both aiming to create learning ecosystems in which every young person is empowered as a changemaker.
Martine Jarlgaard works in the intersection of technology, business, fashion and art. Her drive towards sustainability and positive change is complimented by her extensive creative and strategic fashion business experience. She advocates technology’s potential to change human behaviour and to disrupt the very core of the fashion industry.
Mark Lehmann serves as CTO at Global Citizen and leads the technology initiatives that enable the Global Citizen core mission to end extreme poverty.
Sloane Joie Trugman addresses key safety, security, leadership and thriving paradigms internationally.