This week we were updated on how partnerships in grand challenge entrepreneur hackathons are being organised by Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact at USAID.
I believe there can
be synergy with OAS and IADB competitions- latin and central america's 2 continent wide entrepreneur competitions
BILLIONAIRE's COLLEGE for Latin America out of Silicon Valley
Other best news from october came from attending
Blum Berkeley entrepreneurial "pitching" competition and confirmed
they will be at epicentre of clinton university in the spring. Fortunately the main mentors at this competition were founders of Give Directly- the world leading app in conditional cash transfer- originally Mexico's greatest unique contribution to development. At the IADB demand solutions summit in September, Blum said his other main priority of 2015-2016 is empathy curriculum
and currently I am in Rome celebrating the latino economist the Vatican
trusts most to millennials goals and education
Regarding African and Chinese millennials we linkin around Yazmi elearning satellite owned by Ethiopian American Noah Samara in Silver Spring. We are also friends with job creating producers of the Mandela Extranet, and the Dubai 6000 youth exchange and theoir investment in MIT's development labs.
Its now 40 years since my father predicted in The Economist that Chinese millennials would be pivotal to the sustainability
of the net generation. I believe my friends are now number 1 in USA in cataloguing every friendship network linking in chinese millennials..Amy is just back from Open Space Beijing - a social innovation transformation that my friend and neighbor Harrison Owen has spent 10 years carefully planting so that the Chinese Establishment takes on social challenges- and sustainability goals - with the energy that it has previously focused on financial growth.