I had a chance to listen to Larry Brilliant’s presentation while biking to work on Friday. This guy knows how to get stuff down on a global scale. And by stuff, I mean eradicating diseases and epidemics that kill millions like smallpox. Here’s more info on Brilliant:
TED Blog: TEDPrize winner Larry Brilliant on TEDTalks
TEDPrize winner Larry Brilliant is an epidemiologist who presided over the last case of Smallpox on the planet. He also founded the Seva Foundation, which works to reverse cases of blindness, and co-founded several technology start-ups, including the legendary online community, The Well. He was recently named Executive Director of the Google Foundation.
Skip a sitcom rerun to watch this.