Jason Hope can’t be defined by a single title. As a futurist Jason tracts technology trends and hopes to use them to better the human condition. As a businessman, he owns the novelty T-shirt company Jason Hope Tees. His philanthropic efforts include preventing age-related diseases and supporting budding entrepreneurs. Jason is the author of the e-book Understanding the Internet of Things Revolution: A Quick Guide for Thriving in the IoT Era. Visit on his twitter for more information.
The SENS Research Foundation
SENS concentrates its research efforts on developing regenerative medicines. Regenerative medicine focuses on reversing the age-related deterioration of cells, molecules, and tissues. Regenerative medicine may provide a cure for Alzheimer’s, cancer, and Parkinson’s disease. Jason Hope is a supporter of SENS’ research having donated over $500,000 to the non-profit.
Grants For Young Entrepreneurs
If a young person has an idea for a technology product they can reach Jason Hope via his website. Those whose ideas impress Jason receive a $500 grant. During an interview, Jason explained that he started the grant program because it is hard for young people to raise the money needed to develop their ideas. Jason sees the grants as a way to help develop tomorrow’s technology.
The Internet of Things
Imagine information from every computerized device going to a central location. Now imagine all the connected devices being able to interact with each other. Those musings would give you a basic understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT). Jason Hope’s e-book Understanding the Internet of Things Revolution: A Quick Guide for Thriving in the IoT Era. is a guide to understanding the IoT. Jason is especially excited by the Internet of Things and believes it will be a great benefit to humanity.
Advice to Aspiring Entrepreneurs
According to Jason Hope, neophyte entrepreneurs get too caught up in finding the next big opportunity. As a consequence of looking for new opportunities existing investments are ignored. Jason points out that those existing investments are the investor’s bread and butter and should not be neglected even for the most promising new investment.