What never grows old? The burning desire of youth to reinvent the world. That ambition and impatience is on full display in Forbes 2018 edition of the Forbes 30 Under 30, our annual encyclopedia of creative disruption featuring 600 young stars in 20 different industries. Selecting these youthful visionaries is a year-round obsession: We vet thousands of nominations, leaning on the collective wisdom of our online community, ace reporters and a panel of A-list judges.
Now in our seventh year, with a 4,000-strong alumni network that spans the globe, this list continues to spotlight the impressive, the inspiring and the (genuinely) enviable.
CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY – Seizing the moment of a personalized digital revolution
EDUCATION – Bringing access and opportunity to the classroom and beyond
BIG MONEY – Building startups with $15 million+ funding
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS – Leveraging business smarts to save the world
VENTURE CAPITAL – Investing in the next great tech companies
ENERGY – Fueling a more sustainable future
MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY – Creating the products, methods and materials of tomorrow
HEALTHCARE – Getting personal to fix the system
ART & STYLE – Creating and designing the future of fashion and the arts
SCIENCE – Inventing the future from the atom up
Find the full list of categories and all the winners here: