As a board member of the Oxford Foundry (OXFO), the entrepreneurship center at Oxford University, Mohamed was invited to join the judging panels for the Covid-19 Rapid Solutions Builder. Mohamed chaired the Healthcare Panel.
Mohamed Amersi was involved in discussions with Senior UK Government Officials on the technology required to navigate out of Lockdown. Drawing upon his extensive experience in the Telecommunications, Media, and Technology sector, Mohamed was able to offer Government insight into the challenges and opportunities within the TMT sector to navigate an careful and effective exit from Lockdown.
Mohamed Amersi invited to participate in a virtual discussion on the Healthcare Industry’s response to Covid-19, hosted by The Commonwealth Enterprise Investment Council
Mohamed Amersi was invited to participate in an online discussion hosted by The Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC), where he also serves as a board member. The discussion titled “The Healthcare Industry’s response to Covid-19: From PPE procurement to tech innovation.” was hosted by Lord Marland, CWEIC Chairman.
An invitation to share Mohamed’s reflections on “The Future of Humanity” with the Gayatri Pariwar global community
On 5th May 2020, Mohamed Amersi shared a meaningful speech with the Gayatri Pariwar community, a Hindu faith-based community with a following of over 100 million people globally. Mohamed’s speech, titled “The Future of Humanity” was live streamed, after a personal invitation from Dr. Chinmay Pandya.
The Amersi Foundation is co-funding the development of a prototype “Aerosol Box” PPE screen. The prototype is an adaptation from that of Dr. Hsien Yung Lai in Taiwan, who posted his design online in March.
One MillionMeals.uk was launched as a response to Covid-19, with a clear mission: to feed one million nutritious meals & drinks to NHS doctors, nurses, paramedics and key workers at the frontline.
The Amersi Foundation supported a local volunteer scheme in Westminster. The “Give what you can, take what you want” scheme supports both the elderly and the vulnerable in the Westminster community, by supplying meals and running critical errands for those who are shielding at home.
Mohamed Amersi had the pleasure of working with Gordon Brown to convene a global call to action. Over 165 global leaders from across 70 countries formed an urgent appeal for the G20 Leadership to globally cooperate and coordinate to address the global health and economic crisis from COVID-19.
With the rapid spread of Covid-19 across the Globe, the UK Government called for support from non-health industries and universities to design and build ventilator supply to meet the forecast demand for 30,000 expected at the peak of the UK outbreak.