Zem Joaquin

Founder, Near Future Summit & Founder,

Zem is the founder of Near Future Summit, a community that seeks to scale solutions to the world's most pressing problems. Zem became Huffington Post’s Editor at Large of Home and Lifestyle after her popular blog became part of The Huffington Post in 2014. She started to share her deep passion for the intersection of style and sustainability. Zem is a strategy & design advisor for Obvious Ventures and numerous other conscious companies. Mentored by William McDonough, Zem is a founding board member of The Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Institute and was a longtime board member of Global Green USA where she founded their annual San Francisco Gorgeous & Green event.

Twitter: @zem & @ecofabulous