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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  • Paul Saffo

    Technology Forecaster & Professor at Stanford University

  • Brian Sager

    Serial Entrepreneur and CEO & Co-Founder of Omnity

  • Richard Sakwa

    Professor of Russian & European Politics at the University of Kent at Canterbury

  • Jacqueline Salit

    President of IndependentVoting.org

  • Ricardo Salvador

    Director of the Food & Environment Program at Union of Concerned Scientists

  • Christina M. Samala

    Director of 18 Million Rising

  • Guy Saperstein

    Former Attorney & Political Philanthropist

  • Robert Scheer

    Editor-In-Chief of Truthdig & Professor at USC's Annenberg School for Communication

  • Orville Schell

    Arthur Ross Director of the Center On US-China Relations at the Asia Society

  • Marc Schiller

    Founder & CEO of BOND Strategy

  • Andreas Schleicher

    Director for Education and Skills, and Special Advisor on Education Policy to the Secretary-General at OECD

  • Eric Schlosser

    Investigative Journalist & Bestselling Author

  • Nathan Schneider

    Scholar-in-Residence, Media Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder

  • Trebor Scholz

    Associate Professor of Culture and Media, The New School

  • Paul Schrader

    Screenwriter & Film Director

  • Anne Schuchat

    Principal Deputy Director of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention