Speaker

John Rogers

Founder of Local Motors

A modern-day Henry Ford.

John Rogers is going to change the car industry. He has created a community company that will spark a revolution in this capital and time-intensive industry.

LMI makes technology-forward products using the four pillars of our innovation ecosystem: co-creation, micro-factories, direct digital manufacturing, and lab partnerships.

His team begins every product with community-powered, human-centred design and by reinventing manufacturing, create big things on a smaller scale for the local communities that actually need them.

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Can A Community Design A Car?
John RogersTechnology
Can David beat Goliath? Can a car be designed by a community? Can a crowd beat a corporation? Can the time it takes to make a car be halved? Jay thinks they can.
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