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Anne-Marie Imafidon, 29
Co-Founder and CEO, Stemettes; London
Mission: Empower and encourage young women to actively participate in STEM courses
Achievements: Stemettes is a social enterprise that encourages girls aged between 5-22
years old to take up STEM courses. Awarded an MBE for services to young women and
STEM sectors.
Quote: "I'm venturing beyond my normal boundaries and spheres of influence... beyond the
what I'm doing now and what I'm currently capable of."

Lee Jisoo, 29
Co-Founder, Dano; Seoul, Korea
Mission: Help Korean and other women develop a healthier body image through selfacceptance and a focus on physical and mental health
Achievements: Dano (short for Diet Note and the word for positivity in Korean) is a mobile
personal training service and health supplements platform.
Quote: "I realized that beauty isn't something you can consume. It's just a thing you have to
feel, so I started thinking more beautiful thoughts."

Janhavi Joshi, 25
Co-Founder (with Npura Kirloskar, below), Bleetech Innovations; Pune, India
Mission: Serve ignored communities of society by designing simple, affordable, and accessible
solutions to a wide variety of problems
Achievements: Bleetech Innovations designs products to help people with disabilities. Also,
helped design an outdoor enclosure for women's sanitation specifically for Indian conditions.
Quote: "If you are fortunate enough to... have a particular set of skills, they can be used best to
empower or impact lives around you."

Nupura Kirloskar, 25
Co-Founder, Bleetech Innovations; Pune, India
Mission: Use technology and design solutions to improve the safety and confidence of
hearing-impaired people.
Achievements: Bleetech Innovations began as an MIT Institute college project on the topic
"Design for Special Needs." Also, helped create AskBlee, a multimedia platform that, using
Indian Sign Language (ISL), delivers a low-cost, English-language encyclopedia for people
with hearing disabilities.
Quote: "We want to be the Google for the deaf."
Shinjini Kundu, 28
Medical Researcher and Resident Physician, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine;
Pittsburgh
Mission: Design technological systems to detect diseases beyond human perception
Achievements: Developed technology that could diagnose diseases years before the
symptoms manifest themselves in the patient.
Quote: "Whenever you're trying to enter a field where you're a minority..., implicit biases will
follow you. It's important to know that this reflects more on them rather than on you as an
individual. You should just keep moving forward."
Marah Lidey, 29
Co-Founder, Shine; New York
Mission: Provide expert assistance and peer-based support to people going through
emotional lows
Achievements: Shine, a tech-enabled, self-care app that provides emotional support using text
messaging and a peer-support network, was selected as one of Apple's Best Apps of 2018.
Quote: "We started Shine not because we wanted to "work for ourselves" - but because
we spotted a problem, no one was solving it in the right way, and we knew we were the best
people for the job."

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