Commonwealth National Podcast

Biomimicry: Nature as Innovation Mentor (9/12/13)

Francesca Bertoni, Chief Operating Officer, PAX Scientific, Inc
Deb Grove, Board Member, San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers
Lynn Reaser, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Fermenian Business and Economic Institute, Point Loma Nazarene University; Member, California State Controller’s Council of Economic Advisors
Lina Constantinovici, MBA, Founder and CEO, StartupNectar - Moderator

Using nature as an innovation mentor, biomimicry is a science-based resource for creating products and human systems in line with how all living systems on our planet function. Drawing on the diverse sectors involved in accelerating the application of nature’s strategies towards a more resilient and thriving economy and society, learn how biomimicry is being applied by corporations, startups, NGOs, communities - and where the opportunities are for building a positive economy that creates conditions conducive to life.