Maker Faire Bay Area 2013

The Power of Creativity

DayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationsVideo Coverage
Sunday2:30 PM3:00 PMWatch Video



Nolan Bushnell — CEO

Brainrush, Inc.

Nolan Bushnell is a technology pioneer, entrepreneur and engineer. Often cited as the father of the video game industry, he is best known as the founder of Atari Corporation and Chuck E. Cheese Pizza Time Theater. Over the past four decades he has founded numerous companies, including Catalyst Technologies, the first technology incubator; Etak, the first digital navigation system; ByVideo, the first online ordering system; and uWink, the first touchscreen menu ordering and entertainment system, amongst others. Currently, with his new company, Brainrush, he is devoting his talents to enhancing and improving the educational process by integrating the latest in brain science. Additionally, he enjoys motivating and inspiring others in his speeches on entrepreneurship, creativity, innovation and education, as well as by sitting on Boards of young companies.