Social Entrepreneurship: Sustainable Approaches to Tough Challenges Social Entrepreneurship: Sustainable Approaches to Tough Challenges 1:30 PM The Rotunda Dome Room A part of the Presidential Precinct’s fifth annual Global Leadership Forum, this public conference will focus on the power of partnerships to further the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity. Participants will have the opportunity to strengthen their leadership capacities, engage with experts in the field, and build a global professional network with attendees from 20 countries! At the University of Virginia’s iconic Rotunda, start your morning by networking with top executives and young leaders from around the world. Students, faculty, Charlottesville community members, friends of the Presidential Precinct, and any others who are committed to social impact are encouraged to attend. 24 global emerging leaders, participants in the week-long Global Leadership Forum, will serve as featured guests at this event. They are all deeply engaged in promoting gender equality, access to healthcare, economic opportunity, and sustainability worldwide. In this lecture, Bala Mulloth, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, will be addressing sustainable approaches to tough challenges. See all the GLF events here. Bala Mulloth Bala is a globally oriented educator and entrepreneur who has lived and worked in Asia, Europe and North America. Read full bio Related Content Bala Mulloth Defense Technological Innovation: Issues and Challenges in an Era of Converging Technologies Research Bala Mulloth and co-authors Bharat Rao and Adam Jay Harrison explore defense technological innovation in this new release in the New Horizons Innovation Management series. Innovation Tradecraft: Sustaining Technological Advantage in the Future Army Research For more than three years, the US Department of Defense (DoD) has been improving how it innovates in the face of rapid technological change. Dozens of departmental, service, and agency initiatives have emerged to address different aspects of the innovation problem. Two UVA professors developed an innovative new air-filtration venture. Then the pandemic hit. News In the latest installment of Batten’s expert chat series, Batten professor Bala Mulloth and Gaurav Giri, a professor in the department of chemical engineering, discussed how they’re pivoting their business venture to address the crisis. Batten’s Bala Mulloth Awarded $100,000 to Empower Students to Solve Global Problems in Air Pollution News Batten Professor Bala Mulloth and UVA Engineering Professor Gaurav Giri have been awarded $100,000 for their work to mobilize students to learn about and help address the global air pollution crisis.