Monthly Archives: July 2011

Introducing: the Q Drum Manufacturing Campaign

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Our first manufacturing campaign, in collaboration with Q Drum, seeks to establish a licensing agreement for the manufacture of Q Drum technology in Mexico and the Philippines. This is a sneak peek into the inner-workings and progress of our first … Continue reading

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Interview with Tyler Valiquette, Co-founder & COO of Catapult Design

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As a non-profit design firm, Catapult Design is a global leader devoted to moving beyond definitions and discussions and towards “human-centered” designs to address real development needs. There are nearly 2 billion people around the world that face the fundamental … Continue reading

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Meet Our Interns

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Meet Christine: She is our intern for the summer working on both Invent for Humanity and the LESI Global Technology Impact Forum. Christine has been instrumental in the development of outreach, marketing, social media and has also helped build the … Continue reading

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Invent for Humanity™ Technology Transfer Exchange Fair Program Topics

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Invent for Humanity is proud to announce our tentative topics for our inaugural Technology Transfer Exchange Fair event, scheduled for January 24th-25th, 2012 in Geneva, Switzerland. Every aspect of our program content will educate participating organizations and give them the … Continue reading

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Featured Interview with Uber Shelter Designer, Rafael Smith

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Uber Shelter aims to create emergency relief houses for victims of natural disaster and war. Their shelter is portable, recyclable, easy to assemble, and ready to set up on almost any terrain. As of April 2011, the shelters have been … Continue reading

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Featured Interview with Katherine Lucey – Founder & CEO of Solar Sister

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Solar Sister has brought hope and empowerment to women all across Sub-Saharan Africa. Their solution to the basic need of electricity has allowed women to invest in their families’ future and also have a stake in their community. Invent for … Continue reading

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Every Single Person Counts

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World Population Day was inspired by Five Billion Day on July 11, 1987, approximately the date on which the world’s population reached five billion people. Today our world’s population has grown to 6,925,470,972. What we need to take away from … Continue reading

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