Breakthrough Thinkers @ TiEcon Silicon Valley – #sunilkhandbahale

Language is a major barrier to inclusive development because 40% of the world’s population does not have access to education in the language they understand. – United Nations Report.

Sunil Khandbahale, speaking at Breakthrough Thinkers @ TiEcon Silicon Valley, is a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan Fellow, creative innovator, impact entrepreneur, and research scholar has an inspiring story of overcoming language barriers. He had a hard time learning English as a child, but he has now developed a range of digital dictionaries to assist others facing similar problems. His Second Language Acquisition (SLA) platform is being used by over 100 million users in 150 countries. more at