EO’s framework for sustainability: How EO will become net positive by 2030

Entrepreneurs' Organization

EO’s big, hairy audacious goal (BHAG) is for EO and its members to collectively create a net positive impact in the world by 2030. The post EO’s framework for sustainability: How EO will become net positive by 2030 appeared first on THE BLOG.

Empowering millennials in Peru to take action volunteering

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

In this way, through our efforts to build active citizenship, open democracies and facilitate citizen diplomacy processes, we generate positive changes that contribute to the global process by 2030,” Rosario states of the organization’s mission. By Jewelle Saunders.

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Embracing the Circular Economy: One EO Entrepreneur’s Story

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The SDGs are 17 goals and 169 targets to wipe out poverty, fight inequality and tackle climate change by 2030. Earth’s population is expected to swell to 9 billion people by 2030.

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

Deskmag

Whilst this might be an innovative environment for coworking spaces, the arrangement also forms part of the retail industry’s move towards a new shopping mall model emerging in 2030. Coworking spaces have served a plethora of modern workers through physical spaces. There have been office blocks, private member clubs, coffee shops and more. Now, there’s a new trend on the horizon: coworking spaces in shopping centres.

Impact Hub Montréal rebrands as they switch to regional focus

Impact Hub

Continuing their commitment to the achievement and progress of the SDGs, they will now do so under the name Accélérer 2030 pour le Québec. Impact Hub Montréal has been committed to being a driver for the achievements of the SDGs through multi-stakeholder convening.

YC’s First Virtual IIT Tour

Y Combinator

By 2030, India will be one of the most important economies in the world, and the Indian startup founders of today will play a huge role in accelerating the country’s growth and global reach. We’re excited to announce that we’ll be hosting our first series of virtual talks at 6 IITs this fall.

Taller con Maria Suriano: Reinventemos hacia la Sostenibilidad

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Introduciremos la Agenda 2030 de las Naciones Unidas, sus Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible y maneras en las cuales podemos contribuir hacia su cumplimiento, asegurando así, nuestro futuro y el futuro de nuestras empresas. ¿Cuándo? Martes 8 de septiembre a las 3:00 PM hora de El Salvador.

The New economy starts with Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs

Impact Hub

They have been chosen as finalists for the Accelerate 2030 program that was co-created by Impact Hub Geneva and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and run by Impact Hub San José in Costa Rica. As we all know, these past months have been daunting.

How to Start a Podcast: Begin With These 3 Questions

Entrepreneurs' Organization

My co-host and co-founder, Kevin Daisey, and I agreed that our ‘BHAG’ was to grow the company to US$100 million in revenue by 2030. Are you a business owner or entrepreneur thinking about starting a podcast ?

Eat Just to sell lab-grown meat in Singapore after gaining “world first” regulatory approval

TechCrunch

” The government is currently engaged in an initiative, called “30 by 30,” to produce 30% of the country’s food supply locally by 2030. Eat Just will start offering lab-grown chicken meat in Singapore after gaining regulatory approval from the Singapore Food Agency (SFA).

Water quality and distribution monitoring software Ketos raises $18 million

TechCrunch

Microsoft commits to putting more water than it consumes back into the ecosystems where it operates by 2030.

Building bridges towards social cohesion

Impact Hub

This initiative contributes to the 2030 Agenda by strengthening social cohesion in fragmented environments and building bridges between diverse communities through shared projects. . Young people looked at “ How to encourage integration when welcoming refugees in the district of Leganés through culture and art” as part of SDG 10 (Reduced Inequalities) on the 2030 Agenda. How can we strengthen social cohesion in fragmented environments?

The Future of Professional Development

Entrepreneurs' Organization

By 2030, they will make up about 75% of the entire workforce. Written for EO by Kamy Anderson, an ed-tech enthusiast who writes on emerging technologies in the areas of corporate training and education. . Digital natives entering today’s workforce expect companies to provide them opportunities for professional development and learning. In fact, a whopping 94 percent of employees would stay with a company longer if it invested in their careers.

Spain’s ten-year plan to put startups in the economic driving seat

TechCrunch

Spain is preparing to push forward with pro-startup legislation, having recently unveiled a big and bold transformation plan with the headline goal, by 2030, of turning the country into ‘Spain Entrepreneurial Nation’, as the slightly clumsy English translation has it.

Three Fintech Founders Share How They Are Closing the Racial and Gender Wealth Gaps

StartupNation

Michael says the firm’s ultimate goal is to help create 100,000 millionaires of color by 2030. The racial and gender wealth gaps remain a major source of inequity in the United States.

The iconic VC-Backed founders are all White & Asian men. So why invest in diversity?

David Teten - VC

As the culture changes, we anticipate that in 2030, on the next list of “Top 40” wealth creators, we’ll see many more people with diverse backgrounds.

Increasing diversity in tech hiring requires a common-ground approach

TechCrunch

Automation and advanced computing was changing how we work and undermining livelihoods before COVID-19, but by 2030, technology and automation will negatively affect hundreds of thousands of jobs that exist today. Michelle Ferguson. Contributor. Share on Twitter.

This pan-African freelance platform is the first Zimbabwean startup backed by Techstars

TechCrunch

It is predicted that freelancers will account for as much as 80% of the entire workforce worldwide by 2030. On the 25th of January, Techstars Seattle announced its 12th class featuring 10 startups from different parts of the world.

Impact Hub Joins Alliance to Help Social Entrepreneurs Overcome Impacts of COVID-19

Impact Hub

Impact Hub is one of 40 leading organizations to form ‘COVID Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs’. Alliance has already made USD$75 million available to mitigate impacts of pandemic. Alliance will launch a dashboard with a searchable database of available emergency relief funds. .

Role of Education on Climate Change

Impact Hub

But according to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development , children can only explore who they really are once they have become free from the shackles of poverty, ill-health, and gender disparity, among others. The Earth has warmed up steadily since the Industrial Revolution.

What the Alpbach Forum taught Impact Hub about building businesses of the future

Impact Hub

By 2030, global demand for water will increase by 40% and for energy by 50%. Smog in the Balkans, Bushfires in Australia and warm water in Antarctica. The future of our planet is becoming more uncertain and less avoidable with every natural disaster that occurs.

Has VC Become So Big It Must Be Disrupted?

Tomasz Tunguz

No venture firms have yet gone public, but I wonder if we won’t see that occur before 2030. Nathan Heller published an article called Is Venture Capital Worth the Risk? in the New Yorker. It’s a well-researched critique of the venture industry. The key question he poses is: has the industry become so large that it needs to be disrupted? It’s a thought provoking question and a good opportunity to ask for feedback on how we can imrove.

Empoderar a los mileniales de Perú para que actúen mediante el voluntariado

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Así, mediante nuestras labores para crear una ciudadanía activa, fortalecer la democracia y facilitar los procesos de diplomacia ciudadana, generamos cambios positivos que contribuyen al proceso mundial con miras a 2030”, explica Rosario sobre la misión de la organización.

Magdrive secures seed funding for new propulsion system which could take us to the stars

TechCrunch

The satellite industry is worth $5 billion in 2020, and is predicted to grow to $30 billion by 2030, due to the rise in mega-constellations. A startup with a new type of spacecraft propulsion system could make the interplanetary travel seen in “Star Trek” a reality.

Accelerating Sustainable Food Business Solutions to Reshape Our Cities

Impact Hub

trillion USD by 2030. 2007 marked an important milestone for the Earth’s cities. It happened without us realizing at the time.

TechCrunch: Where top VCs are investing in construction robotics

Dream It

annual spend globally by 2030, we spend a lot of time studying the space finding opportunities that are solving some of the biggest pain points that are hindering the industry.

AEye becomes latest lidar company to go public via SPAC

TechCrunch

“With expectations for broad adoption of lidar for consumer and industrial applications, we forecast a total addressable market of $42 billion by 2030.”

Tulsa’s Virtuoso Software highlights cycle of innovation

Innovation 2 Enterprise

McKinsey reports that the Internet of Things (IoT)— the network of interconnected devices that collect and exchange data—is one of the three most impactful technological advancements we will see before 2030. By Scott Meacham. From cars to refrigerators to doorbells, the machines we use every day are getting smarter every year.

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AMOpportunities (Dreamit HealthTech S2019) Announces $2.2 Million Series A Round

Dream It

For example, The Association of Medical Colleges predicts that by 2030 there will be a shortage of between 42,600 and 121,300 doctors in the United States. AMOpportunities ( Dreamit HealthTech S2019) recently closed a $2.2 million Series A round of financing. Existing investors OCA Ventures , HealthX Ventures , Wildcat LLC, M25 Group , and The University of Chicago participated in the round. The U.S. healthcare system faces an unprecedented shortage of physicians.

German Bionic raises $20M led by Samsung for exoskeleton tech to supercharge human labor

TechCrunch

So, as we roll out vaccinations and develop a better understanding of how the virus operates, this still means a strong market for the exoskeleton concept, which analysts (quoted by German Bionic) predict could be worth as much as $20 billion by 2030.

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The NESI Forum Comes To Málaga In April 2019

Impact Hub

Documental Ciudad 2030 · New Economy and Climate Change (in Spanish) (24 min).

Techstars Brings Smart Mobility-Focused Accelerator to Turin, Italy

TechStars

The program will be led by Martin Olczyk, previous managing director of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality powered by Techstars in Berlin, and most recently, Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) for the Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator, Powered by Techstars located in Amsterdam. Techstars and Compagnia Di San Paolo, Fondazione CRT and the Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center announce Techstars Smart Mobility Accelerator, first Techstars accelerator in Italy. BOULDER, Colo.

Climate Crisis And Our Commitment To Do More

Impact Hub

With an extinction rate around 1,000 times faster than what is ‘normally’ expected and with water scarcity set to displace up to 700 million people by 2030, there is no time to lose. The world is demanding climate action and so are we. Sustainability and impact are interwoven into the Impact Hub network’s DNA. From the designs of our workspaces to our communities’ recycling habits, we’ve taken measures to ensure sustainability is ingrained in our network from day one.

Post-pandemic, weighing the climate ‘risk’ from energy use

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Worldwide oil demand had been projected to peak in the early 2030’s. By Scott Meacham. I don’t get to write that often about the energy industry; i2E’s charter is to expand Oklahoma’s entrepreneurial ventures in non-traditional sectors to diversify our state’s economy. But this week, benefitting from the sage perspective of C.

[H2Pro in New Atlas] H2Pro’s dollar-a-kilo green hydrogen: a 20-year leap in clean energy?

OurCrowd

Israeli company H2Pro claims its highly efficient water-splitting technology will deliver green hydrogen at less than US$1 per kilogram before 2030.

13 investors say lifelong learning is taking edtech mainstream

TechCrunch

Pre-COVID, it was estimated that as much as 1/3 of the US workforce would need to change jobs by 2030. The venture potential of a startup that caters to individual students — instead of a slow-moving, small-pocketed institution — has a bullish aura that attracts investors.

Welcome raises $12 million to be the ‘Ritz Carlton for event platforms’

TechCrunch

“What Covid has done is made 2030 2020. What was going to happen in 2030 happened in 2020. On the heels of Hopin’s $125 million funding round , a newcomer in the virtual events space is gaining steam.