at MIT

Annual Flagship Meeting

Solve at MIT is Solve’s annual flagship event bringing together more than 500 prominent global leaders in the business, foundation, nonprofit, and academic sectors, as well as MIT faculty and students. The event will highlight the 30+ incredible tech innovators that were selected in 2018 from a pool of 1,150 applicants as Solver teams, with the objective of forming partnerships to fund, pilot, and advance their solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Solve at MIT will also bring together MIT experts and cross-sector leaders to discuss and advance solutions to Solve’s 2019 Global Challenges, which are open for applications through July 1, 2019.

Three Days of Solutions, Connections, and Partnerships

The Solve community is united by a common goal: partnering to implement the best solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. If you’re interested in attending, find out how you can become a member of Solve, or reach out to us at membership@solve.mit.edu.

Program participants at past Solve events include:

  • The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister, Canada

  • Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

  • Eric Schmidt, Technical Advisor and Board Member, Alphabet Inc.

  • Indra Nooyi, Former Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo

  • Yo-Yo Ma, Cellist and Curator of the MIT Solve Arts and Culture Mentorship Prize

Become a Member

Become part of Solve’s global community and enjoy these member benefits:

  • Access to Solve events
  • A stake in Solve’s challenge agenda
  • Connections with other members and Solvers to partner on solutions
Learn more about applying for Solve membership

Featured Speakers

Tristan Harris

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Center for Humane Technology

​Joichi "Joi" Ito

Director of the MIT Media Lab, Professor of the Practice of Media Arts and Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Stephanie Mehta

Editor-in-chief, Fast Company

Neela Montgomery

Chief Executive Officer, Crate and Barrel

Luis Alberto Moreno

President, Inter-American Development Bank

Dr. Alaa Murabit

UN High-Level Commissioner: Health, Employment & Economic Growth; UN SDG Global Advocate, United Nations

L. Rafael Reif

President, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mark Reuss

President, General Motors

Wendy Schmidt

President, Schmidt Family Foundation

Marjorie Yang

Chairman, Esquel Group

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