Legendary software designer and educator, Alan Cooper, shares lessons he’s learned from his 21st Century Green Acres story, on how to follow your own Makers dream and develop the skills and community to make it real."
Known for his role in humanizing technology through his groundbreaking work in software design, Alan is the author of â€œThe Inmates are Running the Asylumâ€. Widely recognized as the â€œFather of Visual Basic, and founder of Cooper, a leading interaction design firm.
Alan Cooper describes his journey as a maker from the software world to owning a farm. Cooper argues that plans to industrialize farming are failing in the same way industrialization failed in the software industry.