Are we living in a golden age of innovation?
A panel of experts at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival considers whether we are living in a time of unprecedented innovation, and what kinds of innovation we're likely to see in the future.
- Amar Bhide: Visiting professor at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and previously a business professor at Colombia Univeristy. Author of "The Venturesome Economy: How Innovation Sustains Prosperity in a More Connected World."
- Craig Newmark: Founder of craigslist.org. Previously, Newmark spent 30 years working with computers for IBM, GM, Charles Schwab & Co, and Bank of America.
- Andrew Thompson: Co-founder and CEO of Proteus Biomedical, Inc. Proteus is developing technologies that personalize medical treatements by connecting them to mobile phones via the Internet.
- Vijay Vaitheeswaran: Award-winning global correspondent for The Economist. In his two decades on staff at The Economist, he has covered development issues, energy and environment, health care, and innovation. He is an expert advisor to the World Economic Forum/Davos and a lifetime member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
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