Our program is designed to bring you ideas from the very edge and people who are the thinkers and doers leading the charge toward a purpose-driven world. They each bring a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities of purpose-driven business.


Jason McDermott

Dresden Optics

Jason is a designer, sometime artist and entrepreneur working at the intersection of technology and design. Jason has nearly ten years experience working with interactive technology in the architecture & urban planning, working alongside clever engineers, designers and thinkers to create new & remarkable urban environments. In recent years he has devoted himself to creating unique health focussed startups, bringing his design skills and technology instincts to bear on complex, heartfelt problems that affect us all. He is an eternal optimist & is grateful to be alive in a time of such incredible opportunity.