Green Festival Speakers
J.D. Zamfirescu co-founded Appjet, the creators of EtherPad, a web-based text editor for real-time collaboration. AppJet was acquired by Google in 2009. He also sits on the board of Learning Unlimited, a non-profit organization dedicated to spreading the Splash educational program to universities across the United States. J.D. holds S.B. and M.Eng. degrees in computer science from MIT. Together with his brother Gil, he helps run and organize Workshop Weekend, an Bay Area event devoted to hands-on learning. The brothers detail their adventures building new things at http://www.workshopweekend.net/blog" target="_blank">workshopweekend.net/blog.