Building Companies Out of Resilient Technologies
Hear from companies poised to make a meaningful difference to human lives. You’ll learn what it takes to transform university-based technologies into valuable companies that solve real-world problems.
Renewable Energy Takes Center Stage
Renewable energy is poised to revolutionize the world’s energy supply. Visionaries and venture capitalists have invested billions in clean energy while cities are targeting higher goals of renewable energies to help combat climate change.
Peace Building and Technology
Presented By World Bank: People trapped in or fleeing conflict need access to basic services, infrastructure and improved social cohesion. Are technologies like VR, drones, AI , blockchain the next tools for peace-building and resilience?
Disruptive Tech for Disrupting Climate Change
Presented By World Bank: We explore how the application of disruptive tech can transform the way we build countries’ resilience to disasters and climate change.
The Ag Tech Ecosystem
Entrepreneurs and industry visionaries will explore how advanced agricultural tech is tackling problems resulting from climate change, population growth and more.
Keeping Supply Chains Resilient
Investigate how cities, communities and suppliers rely on technology to maintain the health of their supply chains.
Ensuring Connectivity During Disasters
Presented By World Bank: From drones to balloons, technology is helping restore networks and connect people with families and first responders. But can tech help us go beyond restoration-towards resilience of networks and ensure connectivity for all?