Megan Smith, Vice President of Google[x], and Nicholas Negroponte, founder of the One Laptop per Child Association, stress the moments when we're are at our best. They share the example of Bletchley Park where the enigma code was cracked by a diverse camp of workers.
Nicholas Negroponte is an American architect best known as the founder and
Chairman Emeritus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab, and also known as the founder of the One Laptop per Child Association (OLPC).
In September 2014, President Obama named Megan Smith the United States Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in the Office of Science and Technology Policy. In this role, she serves as an Assistant to the President. As U.S. CTO, Smith focuses on how technology policy and innovation can advance the future of our nation.