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- Lawrence Lessig professor of law, Stanford University recent books include: "REMIX: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy", "Free Culture: How Big Media Uses Technology and the Law to Lock Down Culture and Control Creativity" and "The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World"
- Corine Hegland reporter, National Journal
- Patricia McGinniss CEO, The Council for Excellence in Government
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