Where Einstein Meets Edison

Interview with Pedro Santos

Interview with Pedro Santos

Apr 3, 2011

“Competitions like the Clean Energy Prize help to develop talent from the dozens of teams from top schools that see clean energy as a viable career direction, rather than walking the well-trodden paths to consulting and finance or big boring corporate jobs,” says Pedro Santos, who co-founded OsComp Systems. While a student at the MIT Sloan School of...

Egypt’s Twin Forces for Change: Tech-Saavy Youth and the Region’s Entrepreneurs

Egypt’s Twin Forces for Change: Tech-Saavy Youth and the Region’s Entrepreneurs

Mar 6, 2011

“The government didn’t understand the change that had come to Egypt in the form of new technology: internet, satellite, mobile devices, and social media,” says Dr. Iman Bibars, Vice President at Ashoka, a global organization of social entrepreneurs, and founding director of the Ashoka Arab World program. Ashoka has supported over 2000 leading social...

Entrepreneurs, Look East

Entrepreneurs, Look East

Nov 22, 2010

The MIT Entrepreneurship Review is pleased to introduce our new team of topic experts to our readers. Over the next four weeks, we will be publishing the articles that each topic expert submitted in their application to join the MITER team. Today’s article is from Robin Bose, a topic expert in the Energy/Cleantech group. In the US, entrepreneurs,...