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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  • Catherine Bracy

    Co-Founder and Executive Director, TechEquity Collaborative

  • David Bank

    CEO & Editor of ImpactAlpha

  • Michel Bauwens

    Founder of P2P Foundation

  • Brad Burnham

    Managing Partner at Union Square Ventures

  • Lucy Bernholz

    Research Scholar at Stanford University's Center on Philanthropy & Civil Society

  • Doug Brake

    Telecom Policy Analyst at Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

  • Brian Behlendorf

    Executive Director of the Hyperledger Project

  • Michael Breen

    Executive Director of the Truman National Security Project

  • Madelon Baranoski

    Associate Professor in Law & Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine

  • Dick Bolles

    Author of "What Color Is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters & Career-Changers"

  • Ben Berkowitz

    Co-Founder & CEO of SeeClickFix

  • Alissa Black

    Investment Principal at Omidyar Network

  • Joan Blades

    Co-Founder of LivingRoomConversations.org & MoveOn.org

  • Elisa Batista

    Associate Campaign Director at MomsRising.org

  • Gregory Benford

    Professor of Physics at UC Irvine & Sci-Fi Author

  • Josh Becker

    Founder & Board Chair at Full Circle Fund & CEO at Lex Machina