Launching the Next Generation of Global Problem Solvers

We give people the skills to thrive in a connected world and speed the pace of social change.

What is a global problem solver?

The world faces a confluence of grand problems, digital transformation, and rapid changes within the workforce. We need individuals who have the desire, knowledge, and skills to help people thrive, build new commerce, and become guardians of our planet. There has never been a better time to be a global problem solver.

4.5M in 5 years

People working on the Internet of Everything

Innovate like a technologist


Jobs created each year in the U.S. by start-ups

Think like an entrepreneur


Millennials who want to use their skills for good

Act as a social agent

What Kind of a Global Problem Solver Are You?

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Cisco Networking Academy

Our own Dream Team showed their skills at the NBA All-Star Game. Learn with us

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(2:24 min)

Connected Conservation

Employing technology to create safe havens for endangered animals around the globe.

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Meeting today’s challenges

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Problem solvers of the future

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