"What person is a person who does not make the world better?"
|Paul van der Boor (MSc)
Paul (23) holds a BSc in aerospace engineering and is pursuing a PhD in Technological Change & Entrepreneurship. His responsibilities are the technical exploitation of the project and finance.
|Antal van Kolck MSc.
Antal (28) studied Applied Physics and Management of Technology and currently works as strategy consultant at PwC. The business development of the project and communication are her main responsibilities in Project Yele.
Anna is a graduate student in the Technology and Policy Program at MIT and a research assistant at the MIT Energy Initiative. Her main responsibilities regard the involvement of the community and the water and sanitation system in the bazaar.
Mauricio is a graduate student and research assistant at MIT's Engineering Systems Division. He is in charge of devising strategies aimed at maximizing social welfare through the advent of electricity in the bazaar.
Tori is currently pursuing her B.S in Economics and Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. She comes to Project Yele through CMU SIFE with a strong urge to learn from the project about creating sustainable economic development.
Emily is currently a graduate student in MIT's Department of Architecture with experience in international development. Her focus is on the architectural design of the e-Luma Development Center and the local training necessary to make it a sustainable project.
Zahraa is in her final year at MIT studying Building Technologies in the Department of Architecture, with interest in disaster resiliency in domestic and international contexts. Her role in e-Luma is contributing to the design of the marketplace, with emphasis on environmental systems and materiality.
Thanks to all of you for your enormous effort!
Eline van Beest