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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  • Julian Agyeman

    Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University

  • Karim Ahmad

    Senior Digital Content Strategist at ITVS

  • Tanja Aitamurto

    Deputy Director of the Brown Institute for Media Innovation at Stanford University

  • Susan Albertine

    Vice President at Association of American Colleges & Universities

  • Sylvain Aldighieri

    Unit Chief of International Health Regulations/Epidemic Alert & Response in the Department of Communicable Diseases at Pan American Health Organization

  • Crist√≥bal J. Alex

    President of Latino Victory Project & Latino Victory Foundation

  • Daniel Alpert

    Founding Managing Partner of Westwood Capital, LLC

  • Marc Ambinder

    Leadership Fellow at USC's Annenberg School of Journalism

  • Marvin Ammori

    Lawyer, Activist & Thought Leader in Internet Law

  • George Anders

    Editor at large at LinkedIn

  • Joy Anderson

    President & Founder of Criterion Institute

  • Chris Anderson

    CEO of 3D Robotics and Former Editor-in-Chief of WIRED Magazine

  • Martijn Arets

    International expert on the emergence and development of the collaborative economy

  • Ivan Askwith

    Associate Producer of Veronica Mars (film)

  • David Atkins

    Writer at Washington Monthly & President of The Pollux Group

  • Robert Atkinson

    Founder & President of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF)