On October 10th, I had the pleasure of attending a morning panel discussion on Impact Investing, hosted by MPOWER Financing at the Harvard Club in New York City. Panel (LtoR): Kapil Sharma (Wipro), Chris Cozzone (Bain Capital Double Impact), Thomas C. Barry (Zephyr Management), Tahira...

That’s the question, at least for Los 18, a social project of 7 Alumni that have decide to create a non-profit association in order to repeat the first circumnavigation around the world but with a different aim this time. 500 years later they want to...

On March 1st, the IE Net Impact Club, in conjunction with MakeSense and Impact Revolution, hosted the Tech 4 Change conference. The conference was sold-out, with students, professors, and many others from the greater IE community coming together to discuss technology innovation and social impact....

Entrepreneurial mindset, innovation and positive impact are core values at IE. Those values will be showcased at the Tech 4 Change conference on Thursday, March 1st, hosted by the IE Net Impact Club, in collaboration with MakeSense and Impact Revolution. Technological advancements have taken huge strides in recent...

When working on solutions to help a large community or society, we should always remember to keep our focus on the individuals that make up that group. One example is how health clinics implement technological advancements in HIV testing without losing focus on the patient’s...

As recent social movements have shown, the power of visibility should not be underestimated. While the larger culture of inappropriate conduct is beginning to come into the open, this attention needs to go further – there is an unacceptable number rape kits that go untested,...

When we think about innovation, new technological advancements usually come to mind; and for good reason. Technological advancements have helped our world move forward in various aspects. In the social impact space, as our previous posts have demonstrated, we see new technology playing a major...

Redah’s friends, it turns out, were lying. She was not being followed – no one was forcing her to stay in her room. In fact, Redah’s friends themselves were lies. They didn’t exist. But she didn’t know that. Her family in sprawling city of Karachi,...

A new area of growth for social entrepreneurs Interview by Josh Entsminger I sat down with IE alumni and Fundie Ventures co-founders Stuart Minaar and Andy Wong to talk about the difficulties of navigating the next generation of social impact funding. What does the future hold for...

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