Press

26Apr

Changing the Way the World Looks at Water with DayOne Response

Disasters happen, whether we are expecting them or not. While they can be chaotic and terrifying, there are companies out there who strive to pick.. Read More →
22Mar

World Water Day – We Invite You to Join Us in Curbing the Global Water Crisis

Today, March 22nd, is World Water Day. Millions of people around the world lack access to clean drinking water. The Millennium Development Goals called on.. Read More →
12Jan

20 Global Startups That Are Changing The World

There are plenty of reasons why businesses give back or have a social enterprise business model. A common thread, though, is that the company founder.. Read More →
23Nov

BBC Dialogues: How are Silicon Valley Tech Award Winners Changing The World?

Last Thursday, I joined a special BBC World Service program hosted by Fergus Nicoll in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. We began by discussing the.. Read More →
18Nov

Silicon Valley Tech Awards Winners Actually Save the World

Silicon Valley has always suffered from a split personality, and for that it can be thankful that it only half-resembles Wall Street. The expectation that a.. Read More →
10Oct

Ground zero feedback helps DayOne Response respond to disaster

Tricia Compas-Markman was in Haiti after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160,000 people when she finally realised her idea to change the world was.. Read More →
17Sep

DayOne Response wins Intel Environment Award at the Tech Awards

The Tech Awards — presented by Applied Materials — is honoring 10 international laureates using technology to benefit humanity. These laureates join 277 others who have been honored since.. Read More →
28Aug

Clinton Foundation: From Service Trips to Start-ups: CGI U Students Respond to Climate-Related Disasters

This week, the Clinton Global Initiative convened a special event, “Building a Resilient Future,” in New Orleans to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina... Read More →
29Jul

Forbes: Award-Winning Social Entrepreneur Deploys Her Invention In Nepal Relief Effort

Tricia Compas-Markman, an award-winning social entrepreneur, was among those who responded personally to the devastating April earthquake in Nepal. She reports, “The first day arriving.. Read More →
20Jul

Namaste, Nepal

Namaste. The first word spoken upon my arrival to Kathmandu, Nepal. It was the evening of May 28, 2015, just a little over one month.. Read More →
18Nov

Toyota: DayOne Changing How We Respond to Disasters

In times of disaster, clean drinking water becomes a rarity, but a necessity. Engineer and designer Tricia Compas-Markman dedicates her work to addressing this need,.. Read More →
04Sep

SOCAP14: Challenges in Scaling Inventions

In hardware, with its overlapping regulatory and cost and design demands, and in base-of-the-pyramid-focused innovation, the money often runs out before an entrepreneur can even.. Read More →