Design Futures Council Senior Fellow Alexander (Sandy) Pentland of MIT Media Lab has been named the director for the new Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT. The $50 million fellowship program is aimed at creating a new class of business leaders from the developing world. The program provides financial support to aspiring entrepreneurs from developing nations to spend two years studying at MIT. The program hopes to produce 30 for profit companies a year for the next 10 years. For more information go to the web at http://www.mit.org.
ATLANTA, GA - The Design Futures Council (DFC) has named six professionals as its Emerging Leaders at the organization's 15th annual Leadership Summit on Sustainable Design. Read full »
ATLANTA, GA – The Design Futures Council has named eight professionals as its Emerging Leaders for 2015. These individuals will receive registration scholarships to attend the 14th annual... Read full »
Atlanta, Georgia – The Design Futures Council (DFC) announced the elevation of fourteen new Honorary Senior Fellows.The Design Futures Council Senior Fellowship is granted annually to... Read full »