Christopher Ategeka

Pioneer in the Unintended Consequences of Technology Movement

http://www.christopherategeka.com/
Chris is an award-winning serial-entrepreneur, engineer, and a futurist. He is the founder/ CEO at UCOT Inc. [www.helloucot.com], a company that created a unique model to support and fund early-stage startups creating solutions to unintended consequences of Technology. Chris also founded UCOT FORUM a conference whose main objective is to have authentic discussions around exponential technology development and usage that may not be serving humanity's best interests. Before that, he founded Hourglass ventures a fund that supports visionary entrepreneurs who come from the underprivileged background- and need a Friends and Family round of financing to get their ideas off the ground. He also founded Health Access Corps, a social enterprise that works to establish sustainable health care systems on the African continent. Chris has been invited to speak at some of the world’s most prestigious platforms such as TED, Clinton Global Initiative and United Nations. He has won many international awards for his work, most recently 2016 World Economic Forum Young Global Leader; TEDFellow; Forbes Magazine 30Under30, Ashoka fellow and Echoing Green fellow. Chris' work has been featured in many major media publications both locally and Internationally such as BBC, Forbes, and NPR. Chris holds a Bachelor’s of Science, and Master’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.
Displaying stories 1-3 of 3 in total
Community//

Gmail Takes Ghostwriting to the Next Level — and People Already Feeling Haunted by It

by Christopher Ategeka
Community//

6 Medicines that Can Cure Climate Change — If We Take Them in Time

by Christopher Ategeka
Community//

How to Turn Pain and Frustration into Entrepreneurial Opportunities

by Christopher Ategeka

Sign up for the Thrive Global newsletter

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

Thrive Global
People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.

- MARCUS AURELIUS

We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.