Robert Jacobson, PhD, UCLA, M.Comm.Mgt., USC Annenberg School
Innovation Management & Regional Innovation Platforms
Fluent in English, reading ability in Swedish.
Prefer personalized travel to corporate overdone-ism.
I spend a great deal of time in Europe.
Taoist, bodysurfer, writer, impresario, and student of human experience.
Former legislative analyst with the California State Assembly, responsible for CA's unique Universal Telecom Service Act. Inventor of the term, "electronic commerce." (Someone had to.) Obviously, from my photo: I study matchmakers as a hobby. I intend to build one for L.A. City.
My hometown is Playa del Rey, CA; my favorite place, Pacific Grove, CA.
I'm relocating back to the Coast, I hope this year, L.A. or Monterey Bay.
My favorite motto: "The Future: live it, or live with it." -- Firesign Theatre, 1971