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About The Author
Mitchell Sipus has improved living conditions in refugee camps, reduced poverty in urban slums, and transformed conflict cities. Presently Mitchell works for President Obama as a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow, supplying much needed changes to entrenched and complex government problems. From 2011-14 he advised the governments of Afghanistan and Somalia on urban reconstruction and pioneered the design of grass-roots informatics for economic development of Mogadishu.

You can also find Mitchell's work in publications by the American Planning Association, the Urban Land Institute, and NASA on the integration of UAVs and autonomous cars in cities. 

His work is regularly featured in a variety of outlets including WIRED, Popular Science, and Gizmodo and he has spoken widely  at venues including MIT MediaLab, Harvard Center for Geographic Analysis, Columbia Earth Institute, George Washington University, the American Geography Society, and at Oxford University.