Yasser Ansari is chief of product and strategy at SFCD, a leading design and engineering firm based in NYC. He is also the co-founder of Project Noah, an award-winning community for wildlife exploration and a joint venture with National Geographic. He studied molecular biology at U.C. San Diego and spent time researching plant genomics before moving into the wireless industry where he helped build products for companies including Kyocera and Qualcomm. He earned his Master’s degree from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) where he is currently adjunct faculty. He holds several technology patents and likes frogs.