Using examples from the CSTS Global Social Benefit Incubator, Eric Carlson will describe how innovations in products, services and business models can improve public health in base of the pyramid markets.
A talk by Jane McGonigal, author of "Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Happy and How They Can Change the World" and director of game research and development for the Institute for the Future. Co-Sponsored with the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and the High Tech Law Institute.
Radha Basu speaks about the connection between mobile devices and public health. She will highlight the concept of frugal innovation, which emphasizes engineering competencies for appropriate technologies.
Christopher Elias, CEO of PATH speaks on vaccine developments for the developing world. PATH is an international nonprofit organization that creates sustainable, culturally relevant solutions, enabling communities worldwide to break longstanding cycles of poor health.