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MIT Technology Review Announces 2019 Innovators Under 35

CAMBRIDGE, MA – June 25, 2019: MIT Technology Review today announced its annual list of Innovators Under 35. This acclaimed list honors innovators making great strides in their respective fields. 

The 35 innovators on this year’s list include entrepreneurs, humanitarians, inventors, pioneers, and visionaries in industries ranging from energy and biotech to artificial intelligence and robotics. Honorees on this global list represent six countries: United States, China, Ghana, Peru, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. To learn more about each honoree, visit

Gideon Lichfield, editor-in-chief of MIT Technology Review, said: “With our annual Innovators Under 35 list, we profile the outstanding young people behind some of the technologies that will define the coming decades. Our goal is to show off the ingenuity and the diversity of the people whose inventions are shaping the future.”

2019 Innovators Under 35 


    • Anurag Bajpayee
    • Vivian Chu
    • Tim Ellis
    • Kathy Hannun
    • Qichao Hu
    • Riana Lynn


    • Himabindu Lakkaraju
    • Ida Pavlichenko
    • John Porter
    • Archana Venkataraman


    • Jason Buenrostro
    • Silvia Caballero
    • Dawei Di
    • Olga Dudchenko
    • Abhinav Kandala
    • Marc Lajoie
    • Ritu Raman
    • Isaac Sesi
    • Brandon Sorbom


    • Rediet Abebe
    • Cesar de la Fuente
    • Nicole Gaudelli
    • Grace Gu
    • Song Han
    • Jinxing Li
    • Mariana Popescu
    • Wojciech Zaremba


    • Noam Brown
    • Camille Francois
    • Guosong Hong
    • Patrick Hsu
    • Azalia Mirhoseini
    • Raluca Ada Popa
    • Kimberly Stachenfeld
    • Liang Xu

Learn more about this year’s honorees on the MIT Technology Review website here and in the July/August print magazine, which hits newsstands worldwide on July 2. Many of the honorees will appear at the upcoming EmTech MIT conference, MIT Technology Review’s annual flagship event, which highlights significant technological developments of the year along with their potential economic and societal impact. EmTech MIT will be held September 17-19, 2019 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Click here to learn more about the event.

About MIT Technology Review

Founded at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1899, MIT Technology Review is a world-renowned, independent media company whose insight, analysis, reviews, interviews and live events explain the commercial, social and political impact of new technologies. MIT Technology Review derives its authority from the world’s foremost technology institution and from its editors’ deep technical knowledge, capacity to see technologies in their broadest context, and unequaled access to leading innovators and researchers. MIT Technology Review’s mission is to bring about better-informed and more conscious decisions about technology through authoritative, influential and trustworthy journalism. Subscribe. Follow: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram.

About EmTech MIT

Launched in 1999, MIT Technology Review’s annual flagship conference has a longstanding legacy of exploring the biggest technologies and trends of the day. On September 17-29, 2019, EmTech MIT will offer a carefully curated perspective on the most significant developments of the year, including artificial intelligence, climate adaption, personalized medicine, data security, and more. Part of the esteemed EmTech Event Series, this conference conducts a deep dive into how these technologies impact society, research, education, and life as we know it. Hosted on the MIT campus in Cambridge MA, EmTech MIT features conversations from innovators, entrepreneurs, researchers, industry leaders and some of the world’s most brilliant minds. In addition, MIT Technology Review’s Innovators Under 35 are all invited to appear at the event, representing the best and brightest technologists the world has to offer. Learn more.

Media Contact:

Meredith Chiricosta

BIGfish Communications for MIT Technology Review


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