Impact at Scale had the opportunity to meet and discuss all things food with Vikas Garg, founder of abillion. abillion serves as a social media platform, consumer review platform, and marketplace focused on sustainability. Vikas discusses the platform's mission to inspire a billion people to make sustainable choices. The platform focuses on food, injecting purpose and values into consumer choices.

Vikas explains that the inspiration behind abillion stemmed from his observation of the misinformation and data misuse on social media platforms, leading him to create a platform where every action creates a positive impact. He highlights the platform's community-driven approach and efforts to ensure accurate and reliable information. Garg emphasizes the importance of sustainability in food choices, noting meat production's inefficiencies and environmental impact.

Some of the topics that Vikas covered

  • Being Mission Driven
  • Sustainability in Food Choices
  • Power of Community and User-Generated Content
  • Educating Users on Impactful Choices

Other Titles We Considered

  1. Inspire a billion for the planet
  2. Help people make responsible decisions
  3. I'm a big believer in movements
  4. Red meat is a type one carcinogen right up there with tobacco

Read the best-effort transcript below (This technology is still not as good as they say it is…):