Advisory board
• John Perry Barlow
• Gordon Bell
• Maria Bezaitis
• Peter Cochrane
• Eric Haseltine
• Mike Hawley
Ken Hertz
• Krisztina Holly
• Alan Kay
• Len Kleinrock
• Doug Lenat
Ellen Levy
• Bob Lucky
Nicholas Negroponte
• David Reed
• Eben Upton

Professor Nicholas Negroponte is the founder and chairman of One Laptop per Child, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to providing each child in the world with the means to learn and teach. At MIT, Professor Negroponte founded the Media Lab in 1966, served as its director, and was the Jerome B. Wiesner Professor of Media Technology. A pioneer in the field of computer-aided design, Nicholas is also the author of the best-selling book Being Digital, which has been translated into more than 40 languages. In the private sector, he served on the board of directors for Motorola, is a general partner in a venture capital firm specializing in digital technologies for information and entertainment, and is a member of the Special Committee of News Corporation. Nicholas has provided startup funds for more than 40 companies, including Wired magazine.
Nicholas Negroponte
Founder, MIT Media Lab
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