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Prelude’s Martin Varsavsky on 21st century family planning

How is Martin Varsavsky rethinking family planning for the 21st century? Learn how his company, Prelude, plans to transform the multibillion-dollar infertility industry to help women and couples have healthy babies when they are ready, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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Scott Walchek, founder of on-demand insurance app Trov

How is Scott Walchek helping people to have better agency over the things they own? Learn about how his company, Trov, uses a design-led approach to manage risk in real time, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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CHAIN REACTION

How is Jessi Baker helping retailers make their products transparent and traceable? Learn about how her company, Provenance, uses the blockchain to track the journey of the materials as they move along the supply chain, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE

How is Luis von ahn using intelligent apps to educate people? Learn about Duolingo’s fun approach to making learning languages more fun and effective, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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Business Wise 2016 (July 8th – Sydney)

Spend an afternoon with Alain de Botton, Rachel Botsman, Simon Longstaff, Stu Hunter and Louise Herron who will explore how businesses can better bridge the gap between the need for profit and the deeper human and emotional needs of their staff and customers. Rachel will be talking collaboration and trust. Purchase tickets on TSOL

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Ahead of the Curve

How is Lydia Gilbert creating a radically different shopping experience for plus-size women with her start-up Dia&CO?

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The State of the Sharing Economy

Five years since her talk about the sharing economy at the RSA, Rachel returns to look back on the evolution of the sector. She reflects on what she got right and what she never saw coming and discusses where it’s heading next.

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Cracking A System

How is Josh Tetrick trying to crack the broken egg industry with his company, Hampton Creek? Learn about Josh’s plant-based approach to food production and how he plans to save the the planet.

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Patients’ Advocate

How will Patients Like Me, an online platform that allows patients to share their health data, transform research and the healthcare industry?

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