Jon Schull

e-NABLing Connected Humanitarians

Video Description: 

Starting with an update on the success of the E-nable maker community in providing 3D printed prosthetics to children worldwide, Jon Schull describes a wider vision of connected humanitarians in which problems in underserved populations can be helped by globally mobilized, innovative caring volunteerism.

John Schull is a biological psychologist, entrepreneur, community organizer, and Coordinator of RIT’s MAGIC ACT initiative (RIT's Media Arts Games Interaction and Creativity initiative for Access and Collaboration Technologies). Author of 18 patents and scores of scholarly articles, Schull is an internationally recognized innovator in intellectual property protection, information commerce, intelligence in biological and artificial systems, active transportation and sustainability, crowd-sourced mass-customized volunteer-printed prosthetics, and the facilitation of multi-disciplinary collaboration via technology and mentoring. Prof. Schull has delivered speeches at industry events, lectured at universities, and spoken to smaller groups on a variety of topics, electronic publishing, biological and cultural evolution, active transportation planning, the teaching and learning of innovation, and emerging technologies for collaboration.

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