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Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94105
415-597-6700
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Environmental advocate and activist Van Jones won last year’s 21st Century Visionary Award.

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*21st Century Visionary Award *

Jack Dorsey, Co-founder, Twitter; Founder and CEO, Square

Entrepreneur, programmer, botanist, jeans designer, taxi cab enthusiast and wanna-be mayor of New York City—Dorsey is a Jack-of-all-trades. Best known for revolutionizing communication via Twitter, Dorsey is now making waves with his one-inch-by-one-inch device called Square. “Payment is another form of communication,” he says. “It’s never been designed. It’s never felt magical.” Who else relates financial transactions to magic? Join the Commonwealth Club in finding out more about this technologist who thinks differently.

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