Tag: social impact investing

Machine Learning and Agriculture

by on August 2, 2018 12:56 pm
Milo Werner talked about some of the Series A fundings of Khosla Ventures and how they are looking for companies that compliment humans and have at least a ten times return to humanity in her talk last Friday. One of the startups that piqued my curiosity was Blue River Technology. There is increasing alarm in… Read more Machine Learning and Agriculture

What is Social Impact Investing?

by on July 30, 2018 1:22 pm
During Milo Werner’s talk, she introduced the idea of social impact investing through this eye-opening statistic: “700 million people have a rich lifestyle … but 7 billion people want the same thing!” This idea of many people wanting what the few have motivated Khosla Ventures’ slogan of “reinventing societal infrastructure with technology.” [1] She talked… Read more What is Social Impact Investing?