FORA.tv Speaker - Juan Enriquez

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Biography

Juan Enriquez, Managing Director of Excel Venture Management, is a bestselling author of As the Future Catches You (an Amazon best book of year), The Untied States of America (Miami Herald’s book of the decade), Homo evolutis: a Tour of the Next Human Species (with Steve Gullans and TED). Rem Koolhaas chose his Map of Global Nucleotide Data Flow (done with West and Martinez) as an iconic example of 21st century design. Fortune profiled him as “Mr. Gene.” Wired as “Darwin for the DNA Age.” He has helped found or guide over a dozen tech start ups including Synthetic Genomics, Zip Car, Xcellerex, Activate Networks. He sailed around the world with Dr. J. Craig Venter on a sampling expedition that increased the number of known genes by 10X. He negotiated a peace treaty with the Zapatista rebels in Mexico and was the Founding Director of the Harvard Life Sciences Project.

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Juan Enriquez: Mapping the Frontier of Knowledge

10.12.07 | 01:29:19 min | 1 comment