This week on This Is CDR we are pleased to welcome Climate Robotics CEO Jason Aramburu to tell us about the company’s mobile, autonomous pyrolyzers that leverage advanced robotics and artificial intelligence to convert waste biomass to biochar and durably sequester atmospheric carbon in the soil while improving the economics of commercial row-crop agriculture.
Jason Aramburu is a serial entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist, primarily focused on applications of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotics and Trustless Computing to agriculture, mining, logistics, energy, health and climate change mitigation.
Jason was a Forbes 30 under 30 Social Entrepreneur, an Ashoka Fellow, PopTech Social Innovation Fellow, Echoing Green Fellow, and a grantee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. He is also one of Business Week’s Top 25 Social Entrepreneurs in America.
Jason graduated from Princeton University with a degree, cum laude, in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and a certificate in Environmental Studies. He has extensive research experience in both the lab and field, having spent significant time studying and working at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in the Republic of Panama and at Princeton University’s Carbon Mitigation Initiative.