Mohan Gurunathan

Engineer, Entrepreneur, Activist

The Earth on your Plate: How Diet Change Can Transform the Earth and Your Health


In this talk Mohan Gurunathan explores the connections between our daily food choices and climate change, deforestation, water pollution, world hunger, and many other serious environmental and social problems, and how simple dietary changes¬† are key to solving some of humanity’s greatest challenges.

Mohan Gurunathan is an engineer, activist and entrepreneur who has worked in Silicon Valley for over 20 years.  He is an expert in food system sustainability and regularly gives talks around the Bay Area.  Mohan played a leading role in convincing the City of Mountain View to include plant-based diet promotion as part of its sustainability plan. He also serves as an advisor or board member for several environmental and advocacy nonprofits. .

Mohan Gurunathan holds S.B. and M.Eng degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from M.I. T.