A grass-roots initiative – began 5 years ago with the ‘Group of Eight’:

  • Julie Messing
  • J.R. Campbell
  • Ken Burhanna
  • John West
  • Bob Walker
  • William Willoughby
  • Benjamin Tipton
  • Stephen Roberts

Pioneers creating a networked ecosystem and glue between disciplines bridging the intelligence gaps the ART and SCIENCE of design and innovation; bringing diverse resources to bear on problems through project-based learning / discovery.