Lauren Shum is an engineer passionate about the intersection between clean technology and policy. She was most recently Vice President of Engineering at Sunforge, an early pioneer in MPPT charge controllers for off-grid solar applications, as well as an executive board member of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Boston Hub. Previously at DEKA R&D, Ms. Shum led sensor development in a public-private partnership to scale manufacturing for engineered tissues. She received her B.S. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from Duke University.

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