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) YouTube

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

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

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

10:50-12:10PM

South Asia Initiatives: Health, Water & Education Paula Mariwala

Healthcare screening & treatment of rural children

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

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

- Robert Burns (Kasimu Education Fund) YouTube
Solving poverty in Africa through job creation
- Karen Bysiewicz and Gil-li Vardi (Stanford SEED) YouTube
Bio Waste to Power 

- Venkat Venkataraman (Bloomenergy) 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) YouTube
Ecosystem for Social Impact in Rural India 
- Raju Reddy (Kakatiya Sandbox) PDF
Social Impact projects in Silicon Valley
- Mike Fox (Goodwill) YouTube; Murali Vullaganti (PeopleShores) YouTube
Ericsson Response: Connectivity in disaster areas
- Shiva Patibanda (Ericsson) YouTube

4:20-5:00PM

Panel Discussion Gary Darmstadt

Implementation, Scaling & Systems Science: Needs, Challenges & Solutions
- Banny Banerjee, 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

We acknowledge our sponsors for supporting the Ideal Village conference,

Thank You!