Africa 50 Announces Innovation Challenge. Opportunity for Technology Companies.

Carole Wainaina reached the two year mark at Africa50 in March of this year, where as Chief Operating Officer she has helped establish the organization and began to deploy the nearly $900 Million in capital secured from 27 African countries, 2 African Central Banks and the African Development Bank to develop infrastructure on the continent.

Wainaina who has spent most her career in the private sector was recruited away from the United Nations where she … Read More

ENTITY Kicks Off ENTITY ACADEMY with Key Note Speaker Patricia Arquette

CEO and Founder Jennifer Schwab’s ENTITY is the first-ever media meets education company dedicated to educating NextGen women, both online and IRL (“In-Real-Life”). Each Summer, ENTITY Academy hosts students from across the country for four-week immersive courses in Media/Writing, Design and Entertainment. These highly-curated mentorship programs provide college students and recent grads with a leg up in today’s highly competitive career landscape by prioritizing both hard and soft skills that are missing in traditional four-year … Read More

Altru Cancer Project Formed to Support Cures for Cancer

Altru Cancer Project was created to apply the Altru collaborative model to the field of cancer. Anchoring the effort is a membership organization called the Cancer Consortium which is the organizing entity fosters collaboration among all those seeking cures. The integrated strategy also includes: The Cancer Progress Report provides updates on developments in Cancer. The Altru Cancer Database which lists nearly 2100 companies globally focused on Cancer. Three Investor Conferences have been hosted since the effort … Read More

Higher Education in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

Coming Failure of our Educational System.

Rethinking the higher education in the time of Artificial Intelligence.

Northeastern University president Joseph Aoun was the Speaker at the Altru Salon April 16th. The topic was the second in a series that is focused on the future of work and the challenges of re-skilling our population that will be displaced by robots.

Art Bilger, founder of WorkingNation spoke at an Altru Salon in February and provided a global … Read More