21st Century Visionary

21st Century Visionary

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21st Century Visionary is the go-to podcast for young entrepreneurs, leaders, and changemakers aiming to create the future. The podcast is hosted by Sanat Singhal, a 17-year-old kid with a vision to connect young people with the content and community to dream an inspiring vision for society and make it a reality. So every episode, we feature the stories of young people executing on their inspiring visions for society or seek guidance from thought leaders and experienced veterans who have impacted our lives.


Ep. 16 Live Episode! Young Entrepreneurs Panel at Nebula Summit ft. Michael Ioffe, Wes Woodson and Avni Barman
Oct 1 • 32 min
Hello and Welcome back to the 21st Century Visionary podcast, the one and only podcast designed to empower young people to thrive in the 21st Century. I am your host Sanat Singhal. Today’s episode features a live youth entrepreneurship panel discussion I…
Ep. 15 Aradhita Parasrampuria on using bacteria to create sustainable dyes, self-learning microbiology as a fashion student and the future of sustainable fashion
Sep 22 • 39 min
Today’s episode features sustainable fashion visionary Aradhita Parasampuria. As a researcher at Genspace Z, the world’s first community biotechnology lab, Aradhita created genetically modified competent Escherichia coli to stain fabric as a replacement…
Ep 14. Audrey Pe on Starting Witech at age 15, Public Speaking as an Introvert, and Making your own Opportunities
Sep 16 • 44 min
“I believe that in order to get really good opportunities you shouldn’t wait for them to come to you, you should make them for yourself.” - Audrey Pe Audrey Pe (@audreyisabelpe) is an incoming freshman at Stanford University and the founder and executive…
Visionary College Series: Inside Babson College ranked the #1 entrepreneurship university, ft Sumukh Setty and Jason Shatsky
Sep 5 • 39 min
This is the first episode in our visionary college series, where we cover the entrepreneurship education and community at the #1 entrepreneurship school in the US, Babson College. I talk Sumukh Setty, the former President of E-tower (Babson’s premier…
Ep. 12 Live Episode! Roger Spitz on Future-Proofing our Education, Careers and Businesses in the 21st Century
Aug 18 • 59 min
Welcome back to the 21st Century Visionary podcast, the one and only podcast designed to bring young people the content and community to dream and execute on their inspiring vision for society. In this special episode, we are releasing the recording of…
Ep. 11 Yashvardhan Sharma on overcoming a speech impediment, life-changing advice from an ancient philosopher, and favorite books
Aug 9 • 41 min
Welcome back to 21st Century Visionary, the one, and only podcast featuring the stories of young entrepreneurs and leaders to provide you with the knowledge and inspiration to take action on your vision for society. This is the second part of a two-part…
Ep 10. Growing a publication from 200 to 200,000 global viewers with $0 in advertising Part 1, feat Yashvardhan Sharma
Jul 28 • 46 min
“Last month, we hit 140,000 people. I could not have imagined that we would hit that milestone in the entire history of the website.”- Yashvardhan Sharma. Welcome back to 21st Century Visionary, the one and only podcast that covers the stories of young…
Stephanie Su on hosting the largest all-women hackathon, partnering with Uber, hosting virtual workshops and the importance of empathy
Jul 18 • 52 min
Today’s episode features the amazing Stephanie Su. Stephanie Su is a rising Bay Area high school senior passionate about technology, business, and design. She is the Lead Director of Superposition, a non-profit bridging the gender gap in tech through…
Rohan Gupta on investing at age 12, connecting with famous investor Tim Draper, teaching finance concepts in India, and starting StreetFins
Jul 3 • 53 min
Today’s episode features the young finance wizard Rohan Gupta. Rohan was 12 when he made his first investment in stocks. Since then, his passion for investing has only grown as he headed his school’s investment club, bringing in guest speakers such as…
Ep 7. Megan Cui and Mingjie Jiang on running a non-profit, Adapting to COVID-19 and the CS-Ed landscape
Jun 26 • 57 min
Today we are joined by Megan Cui and Mingjie Jiang, co-founders of the organization Execute Big. Execute Big is dedicated to helping more students, leaders, and schools dream big and execute big through providing travel grants for students to attend…
Ep 6. Wes Woodson on the power of storytelling, partnering with Nike, and starting a movement
Jun 13 • 59 min
Today’s episode features Wes Woodson and is co-hosted by Wonho Do, a friend, and an incoming freshman at the NYU Stern School of Business. Wes is the chief storyteller of the hidden company and the founder of Feet2Feet. Through the hidden company, Wes has…
Ep 5. Hassan Sohail on winning the Diamond Challenge, being inspired by diapers, and the Biological Revolution
May 29 • 47 min
” I have a weird attachment to synthetic biology, which is achieving biological immortality. I want to be a part of this revolution right now and leave a mark as a huge figure who made an impact through the biological revolution. But, the main plan is…
Ep 4. Victor Luo on non-profit fundraising, leading older employees as a 20 year old, and reframing failures
May 13 • 46 min
“When you’re a younger founder, you should really own it… I can tell you that there are certain things that don’t come into play with age like your work ethic, your determination, your grit, or will to not give up. I think that (those traits) definitely…
Ep. 3: Atte Leskinen on partnering with Nokia, education technology , and building a global brand
May 2 • 49 min
“It doesn’t really matter who you connect with at first. But actually talk with people to get to know what they’re interested in. What do you think what’s needs to be? What needs to be fixed? Get to know your playing field.”- Atte Leskinen Todays guest is…
Ep 2. Michael Ioffe on overcoming rejection, problems with scaling, and learning through text messages
Apr 23 • 43 min
“if you have a certain level of clarity about what you want to do and are very, very clear about what your mission is and how you’re going to accomplish it, those ideas tend to be naturally contagious”- Michael Ioffe Today’s guest is Michael Ioffe.…
Ep 1. Sumukh Setty on finding mentors, “the student card”, and empowering others
Apr 12 • 46 min
Sumukh Setty- Finding mentors, “the student card”, and empowering others| “It is about how do I create the most value through systems and projects that could impact a lot of people.”- Sumukh Setty Sumukh is a venture fellow at Rough Draft VC and is the…
Coming Soon: 21st Century Visionaries
Apr 11 • 0 min
Welcome to the 21st Century Visionary Podcast. I am your host Sanat Singhal, a high school junior in the Bay Area focused on making an impact. Every episode we talk to a young person with a compelling vision for society working on making it a reality. We…