Startup Solutions: How Social Enterprises Are Addressing 21st Century Challenges

April 20, 2021

S&R Foundation is partnering with Halcyon to host a discussion on April 28th at 10:00AM EDT in affiliation with this year’s Nobel Prize Summit. Join Halcyon Incubator Fellows from rePurpose Global, Coral Vita, Misfit Foods, and Solstice for a conversation about how startups – nimble, adaptive, and fast-paced startups – will solve 21st century environmental and sustainability challenges.

This event is virtual and free to the public – register here.

Startups provide the most nimble, adaptive and fast-paced business solutions to many of the most pressing 21st century environmental and sustainability challenges. In concert with governments, large industry and engaged leadership, social enterprises have a critical role to play. This event will feature three remarkable social enterprise founders who have integrated both profit and purpose into their business models in order to maximize their impact. Learn the story behind some of the most innovative social ventures in the world and how these enterprises will help to create a brighter future for humans and our planet.

Hosted by Halcyon and S&R Foundation

Moderated by Joshua Mandell, Chief Operating Officer, Halcyon

• Svanika Balasubramanian, CEO, rePurpose Global
• Sam Teicher, Chief Reef Officer, Coral Vita
• Phil Wong, CEO, Misfit Foods
• Sandhya Murali, COO, Solstice