The two-day conference packed a wide array of diverse speakers, panel discussions, startup presentations, and several workshops.
“I started to find a nexus between the electricity sector, the energy sector, and kind of how both of these were very tied to large goals like climate change, but the thing was, it wasn’t an engineer’s problem entirely.”
First year Tata Fellow, Piyush Verma has always been interested in addressing needs which have a high social impact through his architecture and design projects.
First-year Tata Fellow Sidhant (Sid) spent time in India as a child and felt the effects of poor air quality. Now as a Ph.D. candidate he is invested in contributing to a solution.
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First-year Tata fellow Elliott is enthusiastic about systems-based approaches to global challenges.
First-year fellow Emma is passionate about making global access to high-quality health care more equitable.
Infinite Cooling, a startup from the Varanasi Research Group, was a $100K Diamond Winner at the MassChallenge Awards.
The program is being directed by Dr. Jason Prapas, who joined MIT last August