Seth Kahan


  • March 14, 2016

Grand Challenges Galvanize for the Greater Good

This paper lays out what a Grand Challenge is, giving examples. A short assessment as to whether or not you are ready to take on a Grand Challenge is included.  …

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  • February 1, 2016

Grand Challenge presentation, Feb 2016

Click this sentence to download the PPT. Feb 1, 2016, I presented for Michelle Popowitz, executive director of UCLA Grand Challenges, and many of her colleagues. Feb 5, I gave …

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  • October 5, 2015

Grand Challenge book – introduction

“The world’s biggest problems are the world’s biggest business opportunities.” – Peter Diamandis In 2013, I worked with Barbara Byrd Keenan while she was CEO of the Institute of Food …

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  • August 30, 2015

7 Returns on Grand Challenges for Association Leaders

Taking on a Grand Challenge brings seven key returns: The mission return – A Grand Challenge is the most powerful way to bring your mission to life. The business return …

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