Eric Haseltine is a technologist who has worked in senior-executive positions in both the private sector and in the United States intelligence community. He was head of research and development at Walt Disney Imagineering until 2002, when he joined the NSA as Director of Research. Haseltine currently serves as President and Managing Partner of Haseltine Partners, LLC, and is on the advisory board of TTI/Vanguard.

HOW TO KNOW THE FUTURE | SCIENCE AND WONDER | 11.05.15

Remember that curious professor whose passion for the subject matter was uncontainable? That's Eric Haseltine. An accomplished technologist, his talk centered around human innovation, and how we must use the successes of past innovators as a playbook to determine our own future. He chose to tell the stories of three unlikely scientists and their incredible contributions to humankind.

With Eric, it was all about the personalities, so we chose to design the presentation as an interactive app that highlights the rag-tag team of explorers, innovators and doers. These personal portraits are set within a futuristic visual environment with bright color gradients, dynamic textures, and kinetic typography.