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Practitioners in Residence: Consulting from John Gage, Human Needs Project

February 26, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to meet one-on-one with John Gage on February 26, 2015.

Sign up here to secure a 30 minute meeting with John to talk about your development innovation ideas, and/or to get real-world feedback, perspectives, and mentoring from an experienced professional.

To find out more about the Practitioners in Residence program, click HERE.

Practitioner’s Bio:

John Gage was previously the Chief Researcher and Director of the Science Office for Sun Microsystems, Inc, and was partner in the firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, where he provided counsel to the firm’s global network of entrepreneurs, scientists, academics, and government leaders.

Gage has served on scientific advisory panels for the US National Research Council and the US National Academy of Sciences. Most recently, he served on the National Academy Committee on Scientific Communication and National Security, issuing the report “Beyond Fortress America: National Security Controls on Science and Technology in a Globalized World” in 2009. He served on the Markle Task Force on National Security, whose reports helped in reorganizing US intelligence agencies. He has also been a member of the Board of Regents of the US National Library of Medicine, the Board of Trustees of Fermi National Laboratory, the External Advisory Council for the World Bank, and the Board of Trustees of the Internet Society (ISOC). He serves on the United Nations Task Force on Digital Health, the Advisory Board of the World-Wide Web Foundation, and the advisory board of the University of Oxford Martin School. He is on the Board of the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation in Nairobi, working to bring peace and economic development to the nomadic tribes of the Rift Valley of Kenya, on the board of Relief International, an international humanitarian agency, and on the Malaysian Multimedia Corridor International Advisory Panel.


February 26, 2015
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Development Impact Lab


Blum Center for Developing Economies
Haviland Road , Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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