Innovator Spotlight

  • Esther Dyson

    Entrepreneur and Business Leader

    Esther Dyson has devoted her life to discovering the inevitable and promoting the possible. As an investor/commentator, she focuses on emerging technologies and business models, emerging markets and emerging companies. In 1994, she was one of the first to explore the impact of the Net on intellectual property in her own (paid-subscription) newsletter Release 1.0 and in Wired. In 1997, she wrote a book on the impact of the Net on individuals’ lives, Release 2.0: A design for living in the digital age.

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  • Jamie Daves

    Co-Founder & CEO at LearnerX

  • Jake Dunagan

    Global Foresight Lead & Managing Director of verynice.co

  • Dawn Danby

    Sr. Sustainable Design Program Manager at Autodesk

  • James Doty

    Director of the Center for Compassion & Altruism Research & Education at Stanford University

  • Ruth Deakin Crick

    Reader in Systems Learning & Leadership at University of Bristol

  • George Dyson

    Author & Historian of Technology

  • Michael Donaldson

    Entertainment Attorney at Donaldson + Callif, LLP

  • David desJardins

    Investor, Philanthropist & former Software Engineer at Google

  • Mandeep Dhillon

    Co-Founder & CEO of 1StudentBody

  • James Doyle

    Nuclear Security Specialist & former Nonproliferation Specialist at Los Alamos Lab

  • Leslie Dewan

    Co-Founder & CEO at Transatomic Power

  • Suzanne DiMaggio

    Director of New America NYC & Director of The U.S.-Iran Initiative

  • Soraya Darabi

    Co-Founder of Zady

  • Cassie Divine

    VP, Self-Employed Business Segment Leader at Intuit

  • Matt Dunne

    Founder & Executive Director, Center on Rural Innovation

  • Jonny Dyer

    GEO Hardware Lead, Google