MIT Development Ventures

A group for students and alumni of the Development Ventures clas...s (15.375 / MAS.665) at the MIT Media Lab founded and taught by Professor Alex (Sandy) Pentland and Joost Paul Bonsen. The class seeks for business approaches to the global “gigachallenges” of poverty, illness, ignorance, hunger, urbanization, lack of infrastructure and others by
1. Seeking Transformative Innovations
2. Entrepreneurial “bottom-up” Ventures
3. Concentrating on scalable solutions