Today, economic and social growth is driven by disruption. New approaches displace the old with breathtaking speed. Surely the world needs more leaders, thinkers and practitioners who can span realms of knowledge, the more dissimilar and varied the better.
For individuals, groups, and organizations to thrive in today’s global economy, we think that radical diversity of thought is absolutely essential, and perfectly possible. As it is now, the domains of art and science remain too separate. The pieces are in place, however to bring them closer together through our education systems. It is a matter of recognizing the need and acting on it as an essential driver of the next wave of innovation in society.