Insight network Yegii aims to eradicate Ebola in 100 days

WELLESLEY, MA – September 8, 2014-- -- Yegii Inc., the insight network, is announcing the kickoff of Eradicating Ebola in 100 days, the business consulting challenge that is launching today on Yegii.com. Yegii is looking for a small team of contributors, calling on medical personnel, infectious disease specialists, Ebola survivors, relief workers, technologists, data scientists, pharma industry players, policy makers, Africa experts, academics, MBAs, social scientists, and healthcare consultants to solve this worldwide challenge. For more information, go to: http://yegii.com/challenge/eradicating-ebola-100-days-1774

Yegii’s crowdsourced, expert-on-demand challenge will explore solutions to the world's Ebola problem from medical, technological, political, business model and population dynamics angles. The key questions to resolve are: What are the concrete steps that would eradicate Ebola in 100 days? Who needs to agree? Who must implement? The deadline to contribute is 26 September 2014.

Findings will be made available to the public on Yegii.com and will be handed over to the WHO, US, EU and relevant African governments, and will furthermore be sent to major pharma players, startups, and NGOs. Institutions interested in co-marketing or sponsoring this challenge, can contact Info@yegii.com
“The only way to eradicate Ebola in 100 days is to bring together the people who have the breadth of expertise to see the whole picture. No existing organization has this capability. Yegii does not simply crowdsource Ebola knowledge but it provides a process aimed at actionable insight to stop it. If you have ideas, join us now.” Trond Undheim, PhD, Founder, Yegii, Inc.
Yegii is the definitive resource for a world re-shaped by technology. Yegii is an insight network, where companies and professionals meet to tackle challenging business issues, across all domains, from healthcare to energy to finance. Yegii is building a network of networks of people who, together, know what it takes to mobilize technology, policy and business to create change.

Eradicating Ebola in 100 days (Yegii challenge): http://yegii.com/challenge/eradicating-ebola-100-days-1774

### ABOUT YEGII INC. Yegii is an insight network, where companies and professionals meet to tackle challenging business issues. Yegii is shaping the way people will interact with knowledge online by allowing them to focus only on the facts that matter. Yegii is headquartered in Wellesley, MA, and was beta launched in March 2014 by Dr. Trond Undheim, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management. The team behind Yegii has led change projects at Oracle corp., Fidelity, Bertelsmann, Random House, The White House, the European Union, and MIT. Yegii's Advisory Board includes a US Air Force General, as well as executives in tech, finance, and healthcare. Yegii's growing expert network counts CEOs, PhDs, and industry professionals with 10+ years’ experience across industries. More information is available at: http://yegii.com/

Contact: Tina Choi, COO tina@yegii.com