Technology's most credible optimist, Ray Kurzweil, is also one of the world's most respected thinkers and entrepreneurs. He has successfully founded nine businesses based on his inventions and is a member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
Named one of Esquire's "Best and Brightest" in America, Richard Florida is a professor of social policy at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. As the author of two widely influential books about the relationship between creativity and competitiveness, Florida argues that there are six facts we need to face to preserve cultural and scientific leadership.
Official Website: http://www.ocediscovery.com/
Added by davidcrow on February 19, 2007