Larry Brilliant:
The case for optimism

Skoll World Forum 2007 · 21:01 · Filmed Jan 2007
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We've known about global warming for 50 years and done little about it, says director Larry Brilliant. In spite of this and other depressing trends, he's optimistic and tells us why. From Skoll World Forum, Oxford, UK,

Epidemiologist, philanthropist
TED Prize winner Larry Brilliant has spent his career solving the ills of today — from overseeing the last smallpox cases to saving millions from blindness — and building technologies of the future. Now, as Chair of the Skoll Global Threats Fund, he's redefining how we solve the world's biggest problems. Full bio



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