Inspire, Innovate, Impact: Shaping our Futures Together
Founder and Director, The Inga Foundation
Program Manager, The Futures Project
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Global Impact Tech Alliance
Head of Research, Deutsches Museums
Founding Partner, Vsquared Ventures
Chief of Strategy, United Nations
Co-Founder, Sehat Kahani
CEO, Bountifield International
Founder, Ritma Green
Director, Athena School of Management
Professor, Hertie School
Global Impact Investor
Founder, The Futures Project
Managing Director, Anywhere.Africa
Co-Founder, Reap Benefit Foundation
Project Lead, Ethics of Algorithms
Editor In Chief, 1E9
PhD Researcher, Delft Global Fellow
Team Lead, Department of Culture, Bogota
Aqdar Maskur, founder and executive director Ritma Green (www.ritma-green.com) – a social enterprise working on sustainable coffee practices and small scale renewable energy deployment. He has strong background and interest on food security, climate change, social entrepreneurship and SME development. Working at grass root level, he used to work as field facilitator for agriculture-based company, consultant for his agriculture-based Business Development Service (BDS) provider, and NGO worker on environmental issues.
Bountifield International: Postharvest Technology
Bountifield International: Postharvest Technology is contributing to food and sustainable growth in Africa by unlocking smallholder farmers’ access to post-harvest technology.
BioPlaster Research has developed a biodegradable biopolymer which aims to tackle the issue of plastic pollution and ecosystem deterioration exacerbated by sargassum massive blooms in coastal environments.
The Inga Foundation: Land for Life
The Inga Foundation implements alley-cropping, an alternative to the slash-and-burn agriculture. It provides food security for farmers while also protecting the environment.
Ocean Guardians - Coral Reef Club Project
Ocean Guardians is raising a generation of youth who understand and cherish the ocean by providing marine conservation and gender equality education.
Through their mobile application and helpline, Sehat Kahani delivers accessible remote health services while empowering female healthcare professionals.
Wetopia is co-creating more resilient cities from the bottom-up, bringing policy-makers, civil society, and citizens together to collaboratively make better, more inclusive cities.
Reap Benefit Foundation
The Reap Benefit Foundation is a citizen participation and leadership platform that mentors youth towards tackling local issues, combining technology, people and government.
Build up Nepal Engineering
Build up Nepal Engineering is a social business that empowers rural entrepreneurs and communities to build safe, affordable, eco-friendly homes and resilient incomes.
RIZOME is pioneering climate-positive bamboo engineered lumber, which is one of the most scalable technologies for carbon drawdown on earth.
The Pink Shuttle
As the first women-only transportation service in Afghanistan, the Pink Shuttle fosters women's independence, economic and social autonomy.
Anywhere.Africa takes the existing infrastructure of Africa, such as paths, tracks and broken roads, and makes off-road electric cargo bikes to deliver goods and services.
Wasser 3.0 GmbH is counteracting global water pollution by micro pollutants with solution-oriented research and innovation.
Kerith is building a cloud-based tool that uses algorithms to optimize the location and construction of components of energy systems.
inHive enables teachers and young leaders to develop the skills and tools needed to establish effective networks and connect and be inspired by past alumni.
TRIBE is an education social enterprise inspiring and empowering a new generation of purpose-driven young entrepreneurs and innovators.
Aeloi Technologies has built an inclusive platform using digital tokens to provide affordable financing to informal sector microentrepreneurs.
MAX Mobility & Agro
MAX provides technology and financing infrastructure for motorcycle-taxis in West Africa.