Kate Krontiris

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Portrait of our Times: Women, Technology, and Inclusivity in the City

I get to work for a firm that is deeply interested in how to improve our urban environments. Specifically, we want to improve the interactions people have with the institutions that serve them, and in the process, improve the lived experience, both here in the United States and abroad.

“If You Break It, You Fix It” and Other Creeds of the Young Makers Among Us

I recently had the pleasure of meeting 11-year-old Raven Holston-Turner. The day I met her, she had henna tattoos all over her hands and was handling a digital soldering iron.

Testing Assumptions about Women and Technology

A reminder from the field: Always test assumptions.

Earlier this year, alongside a colleague from the Global Health Project at the MIT Sloan School of Management, I worked to determine how LifeSpring, a maternal health hospital in Hyderabad, India, might utilize mobile technology to gather data about its outreach efforts.