These Amazing Startups Aim to Save the World

Chelsea Ng

October 16, 2015

“Everyone you meet will blow your mind,” the Kairos Society promised earlier this year when it introduced its pick of 50 innovative startups from a global pool of hundreds. Kairos, a global startup incubator, showcased all 50 startups for some of the biggest venture capital firms in the world this week at the Kairos Global Summit 2015 in Hollywood, California. At the Summit, the most promising 13 startups were selected to receive special recognition, and prizes including mentoring, consulting, thousands of investment dollars, and other resources.

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