How Art Informs Innovation

Howard Lieberman, Laura Mappin, and Tom Bewley discuss what drives their artistic pursuits and their innovation forward.

Panel Discussion
Tom Bewley, Laura Mappin, Howard Lieberman
moderated by Sue Lebeck

Program Description:

Tom Bewley, Laura Mappin and Howard Lieberman will offer multi-sensory presentations, woven together with stimulating conversation.

Tom, a painter, sculptor, and jewelry maker, is also Staff Scientist at Genentech ( Laura, an evocative textile artist and teacher, left high-tech to focus on the medium of her art ( Howard, a multi-instrument improvisational jazz musician, is also a serial inventor/entrepreneur, a physicist/acoustician, an educator, and the CEO of SVII (

Each of these artist / inventors will share with us the core principles which guide their art, and guide their innovation.