WaR: Wizards and Robots
|Author:||Tig Wallace (Editor); will.i.am; Brian David Johnson|
|Series:||Wizards and Robots Ser.|
will.i.am is a multi-faceted entertainer and innovator, and a seven-time Grammy Award winner. Known for his work with The Black Eyed Peas, who have sold 31 million albums worldwide, he is also an enthusiastic user of technologies. Intel Corporation appointed will as Director of Creative Innovation in 2011, where he met Brian David Johnson.
will.i.am advocates the importance and power of a good education through his i.am.angel foundation. He has also created i.am.STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math), an elementary and middle school initiative to provide under-served students with learning and interaction opportunities beyond the classroom.
The future is Brian David Johnson's business. As a futurist he works with organizations to develop an actionable 10 -15 year vision and what it will feel like to live in the future. Johnson has worked with governments, trade organizations, start-ups and multinational corporations to not only help envision their future but specify the steps needed to get there. Johnson holds over 30 patents and is the author of both science fiction and fact books. He has directed two feature films and is an illustrator and commissioned painter. In 2016 Samuel Goldwyn released "Vintage Tomorrows" a documentary based upon Johnson's book of the same name.