Mark Stephen Meadows, Founder and CEO
Mark is an American author, inventor, and designer. Since 1993, when he helped develop the third dot-com (WELL.COM), he has founded three companies, worked at some of the world’s top research labs (including Xerox-PARC, SRI, The Waag), and has given hundreds of lectures on his work around the globe. He has written four books that examine technology and their social consequences, including the award-winning books "I, Avatar" and "We, Robot." His portfolio has included character design for LucasArts, avatar designs for Sony Online, Natural Language systems for Oracle, and government agency consulting for Australia, Singapore, Holland, and elsewhere.