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Eric Glustrom

Eric Glustrom is the founder of University x and Educate!, two organizations spreading mentorship-driven leadership and entrepreneurship education throughout Uganda, the US and beyond through open-source replication. Educate! (based in Uganda) and University x (based in the US) selects students with promising ideas to solve complex global challenges then provides the mentorship, training and networks to help advance their solutions. More information is available at the websites:www.experienceeducate.org and www.universityx.org.Eric has been recognized as an Ashoka fellow, Echoing Green fellow, and one of Forbes 30 social entrepreneurs under 30, Eric’s work is driven by a simple belief: to solve the toughest challenges facing humanity, the place to start is within the hearts and minds of the next generation.