How can coastal communities mitigate and adapt to climate change while developing and prospering?
Challenge Leadership Group
Executive Director, Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND)
CEO, Hamilton Insurance Group
Climate Change Senior Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank
Managing Partner, EcoAdvisors
AI Lead and General Manager, Innovation & Growth, XPRIZE || Judge for Artificial Intelligence for the Betterment of Humanity Prize
Research Scientist, MIT SeaGrant
Chairman & Founder, Terranova Corp.
Director of Conservation Programs, The Nature Conservancy
Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Atmospheric Science, MIT
Chief Strategy Officer, UN Environment - World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Executive Director, Partnership in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA)
Senior Vice President, Swiss Re
Co-Founder and CTO, OneConcern
CEO & Founder, All Aces, Inc.
Donald and Martha Harleman Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT
Vice Chairman, GITI Group
Executive Director, RISE || Judge for The RISE Award for Coastal Community Resilience
President, Western Indian Ocean Marine Sciences Association
Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Council
Head of Division, Reinsurance Development, Munich Re
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The solution addresses the challenge that has been set forth using technology.
Potential for Impact:
The planned implementation of the solution has the potential to impact lives.
The solution can be grown and scaled to affect the lives of more people.
It is feasible to implement the solution, and the team has a plan for the solution to sustain itself financially.
This is a new technology, a new application of a technology, a new business model, or a new process for solving the challenge