https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuUmPnQ7jJg Checkout this awesome video about Kiran Sridhar, one of the teenage entrepreneurs we have interviewed for Planet of the Kids! You can read his interview at http://bit.ly/1qf02lH Congratulations to Kiran and Waste No Food! #socialentrepreneurship #impact #entrepreneurship #changetheworld #teenageentrepreneur
"She Started It" is a film with the goal of "empowering the next generation of women tech founders," by inspiring girls and women alike to be entrepreneurs and leaders in the technology industry. The film talks about the lack of well-known female role models in computer sciences, as well as giving examples of successful and driven women in the field who are not receiving the attention they deserve.
Click here to learn more about the film! http://www.shestarteditfilm.com #f
4 life lessons from a fellow teen entrepreneur that are applicable for everyone! 1. Follow your passion and your heart! 2. Do something bigger than yourself! 3. Discover ideas from problems and make challenges opportunities ! 4. Reject limits! #changetheworld #entrepreneur #entrepreneurship #entrepreneurshipadvice #teenageentrepreneur #youngentrepreneurs
On October 2nd, Alex Sahai and Planet of the Kids helped organized and presented at Foundation Capital Teen Tech Talks (FCT3). The event brought together teens from 7 different Bay Area schools to discuss the "Future of Technology." The presenters shared their projects, ideas, perspectives, and aspirations on topics ranging from Enviro-tech (Lick-Wilmerding High School) to Bitcoin (Menlo-Atherton High School) to The Future of Technology and Education (Summit Preparatory High
Ciara Judge (16), Sophie Healy-Thow (17), and Emer Hickey (16) are pictured above. They have won the 2014 Google Science Fair with their innovative way to feed the world: treat plants with bacteria to help farmers grow more food, faster — without genetic modification.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/google-science-fair-winners-crop-bacteria-2014-9#ixzz3EMnMy8g3 #femaleentrepreneur #entrepreneurship #changetheworld #innovation #impact #socialentrepreneurship
Alex recently had the privilege of attending the World Affairs Council Alumni Reunion where fellow World Affairs Council student ambassador alumnus, entrepreneur, and author Ben Casnocha (#1 NYTimes bestseller "The Start Up of You" co-authored with LinkedIn founder, Reid Hoffman) returned to the annual WAC education program reunion as the featured speaker. Ben Casnocha founded Comcate, Inc., a leading e-government software company at age 14, was a 2006 WAC student ambassador
Luke Li is a 19 year old computer science major at Princeton. Alex Sahai: Luke, could you tell me a little bit about your background and your experience with entrepreneurship? Luke Li: Sure! I'm a rising sophomore majoring in computer science at Princeton, and I'm currently 19 years old. I started and fell in love with programming since 7th grade, and have a similar entrepreneurial interest that thrived with that. I'm very interested in finding and solving tough, practical pr
The Thiel Fellowship is a program started by Peter Thiel, an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and hedgefund manager. Thiel cofounded PayPal with Max Levchin and Elon Musk and served as its CEO. He also cofounded Palantir, of which he is chairman. He serves as president of Clarium Capital, a global macro hedge fund with $700 million inassets under management; a managing partner in Founders Fund, a venture capital fund with $2 billion in assets under management; and c
PR Ganapathy at TEDxGolfLinksPark. PR Ganapathy is the Chief Operating Officer of Villgro, an organization in India with the mission of enabling innovations to impact the poor through social enterprise, meaning that Villgro facilitates the application of new innovations to benefit the lives of the poor through social entrepreneurship. This TED talk is about how social entrepreneurship can effectively help millions, if not billions of people accross the world by utilizing inno
This BBC article highlights several youth entrepreneurs that are changing the world. This article also talks about the how youth are innovating and working on technology at a very young age and how the school system is trying to adapt to accomodate a focus on STEM. Very interesting read! #changetheworld #entrepreneur #entrepreneurship #impact #innovation #youngentrepreneurs