June 21-22, 2022 Online


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Lisa Dyson, Ph.D.

Founder & CEO, Air Protein

Dr. Lisa Dyson, Founder & CEO of Air Protein, is a mission-driven entrepreneur with a passion for creative problem solving. Working as a volunteer to help the people of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, she witnessed first-hand the devastation caused by weather-related disasters and has since been on a mission to address climate change. Lisa has a Ph.D. in Physics from MIT, and is a Fulbright Scholar from the University of London where she received an MS in Physics. She is a researcher and scientist at heart, working on projects in Bioengineering and Physics at Stanford University; the University of California, Berkeley; Princeton University, the University of California, San Francisco, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories. Her background paved the way for her to see through the devastation we are experiencing on the planet and find a way to feed us sustainably.