99U in New York, New York

Published On: 1 May 2015


“Genius is 1% inspiration, and 99% perspiration.”
- Thomas Edison

The goal of the 99U Conference is to shift the focus from idea generation to idea execution. Providing road-tested insights on how to make ideas happen, the Conference brings together some of the world's most productive creative visionaries & leading researchers to share their pragmatic insights. Among this year’s speakers were many big players in the technology and innovation industry including Twitter Creator and Co-Founder, Jack Dorsey, Nest Labs CEO, Tony Fadell, AirBnB Co-Founder, Joe Gebbia, all of whom were inspirational and revolutionary in their ability to realize a global product/service from a singular idea.