49 Tech Pioneers to Watch (addressing challenges like climate change, health care & digital security)

An employee conducts tests at an antenna near field, at a factory of FiberHome Technologies Group, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, July 27, 2015. Chinese industrial profits, which rose on an annual basis in April and May, dropped in June, adding to pressures on a economy that is struggling to regain momentum. REUTERS/China Daily CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA  TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTX1LYER

From the World Economic Forum. Entrepreneurs that seem to be motivated more by a sense of mission than a desire for profit. Read more about their cutting edge solutions here.

The people behind 2015’s innovative technologies: brain-mapping, quantum computing,solar cells, even smarter AI, gene-therapy, electricity-generating plants, lamps that mimic natural lighthigh-end goods made from trash, and digital healthcare.