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Second Annual Ideal Village Conference at Stanford University


Friday, June 16, 2017, 08:00 am – 08:00 pm

Oak Room West, Tressider Memorial Union, Stanford University

Theme: Collaborations for the Ideal Village

Chair: Dr. Gary Darmstadt, School of Medicine

Co-Chairs: Dr. Sundar Kamath (Sanmina), Dr. Kanwaljeet S. Anand (School of Medicine)

Co-Sponsors: Science for Society, and, Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs (Radhika Shah)

8:00-8:50AM

Breakfast and Registration

9:00-10.20AM

Global Health and Ideal Village Project Dr K S Anand and Sally Benson

Welcome, Conference Objectives - Gary Darmstadt (Stanford SOM) PDF YouTube

Innovation in Global Health - Stanford Program - Kathy Burke (Stanford Global Health) PDF YouTube

Ideal Village: Collaboration and Pilot results - Sundar Kamath (Sanmina) PDF YouTube

Social Impact Initiatives at Microsoft - Tim Hopper (Microsoft) PDF YouTube

Session Q&A

10:20-10:30AM

Coffee Break

10:30-10:50AM

Keynote: Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs:

* Tech as an Accelerant for the UN Sustainable Development Goals
- Radhika Shah (SA&E) 
& Paula Mariwala (Seedfund Investors) PDF YouTube

10:50-12:10PM

South Asia Initiatives: Health, Water & Education Paula Mariwala

* Healthcare screening & treatment of rural children

- C Sreenivas (SSS Sanjeevani Trust) PDF YouTube
* Rural Education programs in Pakistan

- Sabahat Rafiq (United We REACH) PDF YouTube
* Ideal Villages through ideal education 
- B. N Murthy (SSS Lok Seva Educational Institutions) PDF YouTube
* Integrated and Holistic Water Solutions for Villages in India
- Ravi Mariwala (Scientific Precision) 
PDF YouTube

12:10-12:55PM

Lunch Break

1:00-2:35PM

Africa Initiatives: Energy Sabahat Rafiq

Keynote: Project Mercy in Ethiopia - Bete Demeke (Project Mercy) PDF YouTube
* Ideal Village in Malawi - Robert Burns (Kasimu Education Fund) PDF YouTube
* Solving poverty in Africa through job creation
- Karen Bysiewicz and Gil-li Vardi (Stanford SEED) 
PDF YouTube
* Bio Waste to Power - Venkat Venkataraman (Bloomenergy) PDF YouTube

2:35-2:45PM

Coffee Break

2:45-4:20PM

Social Entrepreneurship; Connectivity Kelly O’Brien

Keynote: Sustainable Impact Investing: Opportunities & Challenges
- Mohamed Amersi (Inclusive Ventures) 
PDF YouTube
* Ecosystem for Social Impact in Rural India 
- Raju Reddy (Kakatiya Sandbox) 
PDF
* Social Impact projects in Silicon Valley
- Mike Fox (Goodwill)
PDF YouTube; Murali Vullaganti (PeopleShores) PDF YouTube
* Ericsson Response: Connectivity in disaster areas
- Shiva Patibanda (Ericsson) 
PDF YouTube

4:20-5:00PM

Panel Discussion Gary Darmstadt

* Implementation, Scaling & Systems Science: Needs, Challenges & Solutions
- Banny Banerjee (15), Sabahat Rafiq, Bete Demeke, Mohamed Amersi

5:00-5:45PM

Open Discussion, Highlights, Closing Remarks

6:00-8:00PM

Healthcare Innovation Showcase - Rahul Reddy (Apollo Hospital)

TeleVital- Kishore Kumar Rao; Evolko: HealthRADAR – Amit Khare PDF
PuraCath – Julie Rasooly; HD Medical – Arvind Thiagarajan PDF
Wine & Cheese reception

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