Inclusive Economy Consortium

A Food System in Crisis

Fighting climate change and food insecurity are two core issues addressed by Dr. Eva Csaky, Executive Director of the Hunt Institute, co-founder of the Inclusive Economy Consortium (IEC), and creator of the Texas Sustainable & Inclusive Food System Coalition. These organizations are working together to address a food system that is in crisis. Social entrepreneurs [...]

2020-09-17T15:46:15+00:00 September 8th, 2020|

Hunt Institute’s First Student Social Entrepreneur

The Hunt Institute Social Enterprise Program is proud to introduce our first student social entrepreneur, Mohammed Njie. Mohammed is a rising senior at Southern Methodist University studying Electrical Engineering in Lyle School of Engineering. He was born and raised in The Gambia, a country in Western Africa. In the Gambia, 52% of people do not [...]

2020-09-17T15:47:59+00:00 July 1st, 2020|

Meet Jin-Ya Huang, Founder of Break Bread Break Borders

The Hunt Institute Social Enterprise Program is proud to have Jin-Ya Huang of Break Bread Break Borders (BBBB) as one of four social entrepreneurs in our founding cohort. Jin-Ya founded BBBB after she lost her mother, Margaret Huang, to cancer. Margaret was a chef, restaurateur, and community leader. BBBB exists to honor her legacy. Through [...]

2020-09-17T15:48:06+00:00 June 17th, 2020|

Networking Tech for Good

The Hunt Institute for Engineering and Humanity and The Inclusive Economy Consortium (IEC) are excited to announce the creation of a Mighty Network and virtual Roundtable series dedicated to facilitating conversations with policymakers, entrepreneurs, academics, and thought leaders about how technology can support and aid in the recovery for businesses most affected by COVID-19. Starting [...]

2020-06-30T16:11:43+00:00 April 16th, 2020|

Stephanie Byrd

Stephanie Byrd, EcoStruxure Marketing Director Schneider Electric Hunt Institute, Fellow Stephanie Byrd joins the Hunt Institute as a Fellow bringing her industry expertise in energy. Byrd is passionate about energy and its role in reshaping industries, transforming cities, and enriching lives. She works for a 180+-year-old company called Schneider Electric who has always [...]

2020-01-14T18:43:36+00:00 January 7th, 2020|

Jeff Corkran

Vice President, Experience Strategy, Eecosphere, Founder, takka World Positive Strategy + Design + Tech, Strategy & Partnerships, Disrupt Design, and Advisor, Goodwork Hunt Institute, Fellow Jeff Corkran joins the Hunt Institute as a Fellow bringing his industry expertise. After twenty years using human-centered design to inform and lead teams in finance, automotive, CPG, [...]

2020-01-07T22:17:47+00:00 January 7th, 2020|