I´m happy to learn that I have been invited to participate as part of the Selection Committee in the United Nations Solutions Summit 2017, which will advance the work of innovative solutions that address the Sustainable Development Goals during the UN General Assembly high-level week in the NYC headquarters this September! 535 projects were submitted and our work as part of the selection committee will start with the selection of the top 35 teams!! . :
I am delighted to learn that I have been offered a speaking role at the upcoming NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences team´s conference to be held in the Earth Observatory of Columbia University in New York City. I will be sharing how my map of air quality, done using NASA satellite observations and data tools has encouraged the engagement of stakeholders from the academic, private, and public sector to collaborate in forming new regulations and committees to improve
Los equipos ganadores mostraron entusiasmo y creatividad por solucionar los problemas de hoy en dia de manera innovadora. Milenio Noticias comenta sobre el Hackatón en esta publicación. Aquí el trailer del evento:
I am pleased to participate as Judge of the final rounds of the Hult Prize Competition at Mindanao University in Philippines. It is very rewarding to be part of the formation of new global leaders forwarding sustainable solutions! Winners will be receiving $1,000,000 USD in start-up funding! What would YOU do with ONE MILLION DOLLARS?
Check out the live transmission to the International Climate Change Conference in Philippines! Thank you to the board of Team 54 Global Quest for Africa for the honor of being named International Ambassador! This one's for Africa!!
Guanajuato, Mexico As judge of the final rounds of the Sustainability Hackathon organized by Centro Fox and Campus Party, I am happy to share some insight with Milenio Noticias on these 3 TV interviews as Mentor, Judge, and Speaker of this youth-focused event.
1000 change-makers from around the world convened for 10 days in Denmark to co-create solutions to forward the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in the innovation lab, inspiring hope and action in every corner of the globe.