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Peter Diamandis

Founder, XPrize Foundation

Peter DiamandisThe XPrize Foundation drives innovation through competitions with the hopes of improving the human experience. Its prizes are focused on bold yet achievable projects, ranging from space exploration to the human genome. The first prize of $10 Million was awarded in 2004 to creators of the first piloted space craft.

Peter is the co-author of the books Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think and Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World.

Peter speaks with Jessica about how he launched the XPrize Foundation, from scratch.

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