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Foresight Nanotech Institute

ORGANIZATION

Founded 1986.

Official Website:
http://www.foresight.org/

Location:
Palo Alto, CA

Founding Date:
1986

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Stewart Brand
Business
14-Dec-1938   Founder, Whole Earth Catalog
Peter Diamandis
Activist
20-May-1961   Chairman of the X-Prize Foundation
K. Eric Drexler
Scientist
25-Apr-1955   Nanotechnology primer Engines of Creation
Doug Engelbart
Computer Programmer
30-Jan-1925   Pioneer of human-computer interaction
John Gilmore
Activist
Aug-1955   Cofounder: EFF, Cypherpunks
Ray Kurzweil
Inventor
12-Feb-1948   Age of Spiritual Machines
Lawrence Lessig
Attorney
3-Jun-1961   Constitutional and internet law
Marvin Minsky
Scientist
9-Aug-1927   Father of Artificial Intelligence
Brad Templeton
Computer Programmer
1960   Chairman, Electronic Frontier Foundation
James Von Ehr
Business
c. 1950   Nanotech entrepreneur


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