Reeta Roy,President & CEO, The MasterCard Foundation
9:00am Private Investments: Public Purpose
An informative discussion about the true drivers behind decisions to fund nascent ventures.
Julie Meyer, Founder & CEO, Ariadne Capital
Thomas C. Barry, Founder & CEO, Zephyr Management
Robert E. Litan, Vice President for Research & Policy, Kauffman Foundation
Judi Wakhungu - Execuitive Director, African Center for Technology Studies
10:15am Break & Refreshments
10:30am High Tech in Low Income
High tech is giving rise to new solutions and new opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Alph Bingham, Founder & Board Member, InnoCentive, Inc.
Neetu Bhatia, Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, KyaZoonga
Zafar Khan, CEO, Sofizar
Austin Okere, Founder, Managing Director & CEO, Computer Warehouse Group
1:00pm Lessons from Educational Entrepreneurs
Contrary to the usual expectation that education is a non-profit or government service, for-profit enterprises are emerging in this field.
Dr. Natasha Matic, Senior Strategy Advisor, King Khalid Foundation
Farrah Tazyeen, Legatum Fellow
Dr. Patrick Awuah, Founder & President, Ashesi University, Ghana
Alex Cheatle, Founder & CEO, Ten Group
Ashish Rajpal, Founder & CEO, iDiscoveri
2:15pm Break & Refreshments
2:30pm Acres of Innovations
Sustainable land development and use, whether in agricultural enterprises or conservation, allows entrepreneurs to create dynamic and profitable businesses.
Eric Kacou, Co-founder, ESPartners, helped advise on Rwanda's reconstruction
Dennis Szeszko, Founder & CEO, Soil-less Orchids
Dr. Kazi Anis Ahmed, Co-founder & President, Teatulia
Marta Echavarria, Project Director & Founder, EcoDecision
Ryaz Shamji, Managing Director, Golden Rose Agro-Farms, Ltd. one of Ethiopia's largest exports
4:00pm Session Adjourns
Friday, October 28th*
8:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:45am Disintermediaton of Media
Television, print publications and electronic media play an ever-increasing role in driving political, social and economic developments.
Dr. Rosalia Arteaga, former Vice President & President of Ecuador
Emeka Okafor,Curator, Maker Faire Africa, host of Ted Africa's event in Tanzania
Claude Grunitzky,Co-founder & Chairman, TRUE
Constant Nemale, President & Founder, Africa 24
10:00am Break & Refreshments
10:30am Infectious Ideas
Billions of people do not have access to good health care. There are surprising and innovative solutions for the delivery of medical care in emerging countries.
Dr. Alexandra Graham, Co-founder & COO, LaGray Chemical Company, West Africa's only major manufacturer of Pharmaceuticals
Javier Lozano, Legatum Fellow, Founder, Clinicas del Azucar
Pradeep K. Jaisingh, Managing Director & CEO, International Oncology
Dr. Ola Orekunrin, Managing Director, Flying Doctors Nigeria, Ltd.
Alberto Osio, Co-founder & CEO, Yolia Health
1:00pm Strategies for Promoting Entrepreneurship
Leaders in advancing entrepreneurship will shed light on practical strategies for promoting innovative enterprises.
Matthew Bishop, US Business Editor, The Economist
Esko Aho, Executive Vice President, Nokia Corporation,
Former Prime Minister of Finland
John Chisholm, CEO, John Chisholm Ventures
Michael A Cusumano, Distinguished Professor of Managment, MIT Sloan School
Daniel Isenberg, Professor of Managment Practice, Babson Global…
BRI.school ENTREPRENEURIAL REVOLUTION NETWORK BENCHMARKS 2025now : Remembering Norman Macrae
how do humans design futures- to be or not t be/ we now know how-a man made system - learn from deming or keynes, or glasgow university alumni smith and 200 years of hi-trust economics mapmaking later fazle aded - is defined by one goal uniting generations- a system multiplies connected peoples work and demands either accelerating progress to its goal or collapsing - sir fazle abed died dec 2020 - so who are his mot active scholars networks empowering youth with his knohow - soros with jim kim paul farmer leon botstein and with particular contexts- girls village development and with ba-ki moon global climate adapability where cop26 november will be a great chance to renuite with 260 years of adam smith and james watts purposes there is no point in connecting with this ning unless you want to end poverty-specifically we interpret sdg 1 as meaning bext girl or boy born has fair chance at free happy anf productive lidfe as we seek to make any community a child is born into a thriving space to grow up between dicover of new worlds in 1500 and 1945 systems got worse and worse on the goal eg processes like slavery emerged- and ulimately the world was designed around a handful of big empires and often only the most powerful men in those empires. 4 amazing human-tech systems were invented to start massive use by 1960 borlaug agriculture and related solutionsevery poorest village (2/3people still had no acceess to electricity) could action lear person to person- deming engineering whhose goal was zero sedects and alowed thousans od small suppliers to be best at one part in machines assembled from all those parts) -although americans invented these solution asia most needed them and joyfully became world class at them- up to 2 billion people were helped to end poverty through sharing this knowhow- unlike consuming up things actionable knowhow multiplies value in use when it links through every community that needs it the other two technologies space and media and satellite telecoms, and digital analytic power looked promising- by 1965 alumni of moore promised to multiply 100 fold efficiency of these core tech eaxh decade to 2030- that woul b a trillion tmes moore than was needed to kand on the moon in 1960s. you might think this tech could improce race to end poverty- and initially it did but it was designed around the long term goal of making 10 men richer than 40% poorest- these men also got involved in complexvested interests so that the vast majority of politicians in brussels and dc backed th big ge bigger - often they used fake media to hide what they were doing to climate andother stuff that a world trebling in population size drom 1945 to 2030 also needed to map. so the goog and bad news is we the people need to reapply all techs where they are only servibg rich men and politicians od every party who have taken us to the brink of ending our species- these are the most exciting times to be alive - we the 3 geneartions children parebts grandparents have ubtil 2030 to design new system orbits graviated aoubnd goal 1 and navigatibg the un's other 17 goals - do you want to help/ 8 cities we spend most time helping students exchange sustainability solutions 2018-2019 BR0 Beijing Hangzhou: BR6 Geneva, Luxembourg, BR2 Dhaka, Delhi, BR1 Tokyo, Seoul
Map with Belt Road Imagineers :where do you want to partner in sustaining world
Dad (Norman Macrae) created the genre Entrepreneurial Revolution to debate how to make the net generation the most productive and collaborative . We had first participated in computer assisted learning experiments in 1972. Welcome to more than 40 years of linking pro-youth economics networks- debating can the internet be the smartest media our species has ever collaborated around?
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2013 = 170th Year of The Economist being Founded to End Hunger
2010s = Worldwide Youth's most productive and collaborative decade
1972: Norman Macrae starts up Entrepreneurial Revolution debates in The Economist. Will we the peoples be in time to change 20th C largest system designs and make 2010s worldwide youth's most productive time? or will we go global in a way that ends sustainability of ever more villages/communities? Drayton was inspired by this genre to coin social entrepreneur in 1978 ,,continue the futures debate here
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