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  • Altru Initiates Planning for January Meeting in Davos, Switzerland

    Altru has begun the planning stage for the Annual Winter Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Concurrent with the World Economic Forum, Altru’s Annual Winter Meeting provides an opportunity to establish an appropriate curriculum corresponding with key subjects covered at the World Economic Forum.

    Altru also announced long term agreement to secure this property is very important for our overall strategy.

    “Locking down this venue means utilizing an exclusive setting where thought-leaders can gather,” said CEO … Read More

  • Hanieh Sadat launches ImpactX.

    Hanieh Sadat has launched ImpactX, a sustainability tech fund, dedicated to solving sustainability challenges through an innovative ecosystem of entrepreneurship, education and innovative uses of risk capital. ImpactX, a global innovation ecosystem consisting of a network of innovation labs focused on sustainable development goals (SDGs) and supported by philanthropic “catalytic” capital, for entrepreneurs, emerging tech companies, students, corporate partners, scientists and policymakers to generate and scale business and tech solutions to sustainability challenges. … Read More

  • William McKeever’s new documentary, The Health Impact from Ocean Plastics.

    In the United States, the plastics industry is the third-largest manufacturing industry with companies producing a multitude of products from injection moldings to single-use products such as bottles, straws and countless consumer items that are used around the world. The problem is that a staggering amount of that single use plastic is discarded every year, ending up in oceans. Plastic waste is carried to the sea by rivers, canals, harbors and the wind. Microplastics can … Read More

  • The Decline of Humanity and Rise of Intelligent Technologies

    Rehan Chaudhri Publishes Global Report on Global Megatrends. Entitled “The Decline of Humanity and Rise of Intelligent Technologies: Economic Effects of Trends in Demographics, Emerging Innovation, and Automation,” the report is based on compilation and distillation of the world’s leading research organizations, Chaudhri offers 32 distinct conclusions over the course of 55 page report. For each of the following summaries and supporting research is provided.

    1. Global Population is Aging Rapidly
    2. Aging is a Global Phenomenon
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  • The Big Complex Related Problem of Jobs and Healthcare.

    A primary source of the growing uncertainty and malaise among Americans is lack of gainful employment sufficient for a decent standard of living and access to health insurance. These two concerns are primary drivers of bankruptcy, depression, addiction, opioid abuse and suicide.

    Who’s Responsible?

    Are these fundamental needs the job of government and policy makers or the private sector?  Is a government solution required? Is a single payer system and guaranteed minimum universal income … Read More