This was the premise for the film which opened the Skoll World Forum in the UK. We gathered together a prestigious group of scientists, entrepreneurs, and educators to answer that question.
Participants.  Elon Musk, Tesla.  Premal Shah, Kiva.  Adrianna Huffington, Huff Post. Joi Ito, MIT Media Labs.  Shaifali Puri, Scientists Without Borders. Geoffrey West, Santa Fe Institute.  Sakena Yacoobi,  Afghan Institute of Learning.   Sarah Caddick, Gatsby Foundation.