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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  • Edward Maloney

    Executive Director of The Center for New Designs in Learning & Scholarship at Georgetown University

  • Ben Mangan

    CEO of EARN, Professor at UC Berkeley Haas School of Business & Blogger

  • Ahmad Mansur

    Co-Founding Partner, Urban Economy Group

  • Sarah Margon

    Washington Director at Human Rights Watch

  • John Markoff

    Technology & Science Reporter

  • Morgan Matthews

    Program Manager & Strategist at N Square

  • Robert May

    VC, Investor & Serial Entrepreneur

  • Mariana Mazzucato

    Author & Professor of Economics of Innovation and Public Value at University College London

  • Mike McGarr

    Engineering Manager for the Build Tools team at Netflix

  • Mike McGeary

    Co-Founder & Director of Engine Advocacy

  • Jane McGonigal

    World-Renowned Game Designer & Bestselling Author

  • Susan McGregor

    Assistant Professor at Columbia Journalism School

  • Chris McKay

    Research Scientist at NASA Ames Research Center

  • Betsy McKay

    Senior Writer, Global Health at The Wall Street Journal

  • Patrick McKenna

    Partner, HighRidge Global

  • Bill McKibben

    Founder of 350.org