Traditions of autonomy, innovation, teamwork and competitiveness are as alive as ever. But what about optimism and our sense of confidence? Can people still believe in a future that will be better than the past? David Brin is a scientist, inventor, lecturer, and New York Times bestselling author, as well as the creator of a graphic novel, Tinkerers, that explores a future world where makers are much in demand. Brin suggests that tinkerers and startups and team- builders may be vital in helping determine the difference between a tomorrow of Bladerunner and one of Star Trek.
David Brin is a scientist, inventor, lecturer, and New York Time bestselling author, and creator of the graphic novel, Tinkerers.