About Jon Lesser
Updated December 12th, 2010
I want to make the world a better place and I’m good with computers.
Things I Believe are Important
- Loving what you do
- Making art
- Open source
Areas of Interest
- Human-computer interaction / Brain-computer interfaces
- Alternative energy and smart grids
- Robotics / AI / NLP / ML / CV
- Digital democracy
- Conceptual New Media Art
- I generally roll two deep.
- I have an adorable dog named Job.
- I cofounded the Baltimore Node, a hackerspace in Baltimore’s Station North Arts District.
- I play the drums. I was in a band in High School called the Bob Thomas Band, BTB for short. We had one gig, attended by our mothers. In college, I played in a band called Freebase. We did some open mics and won $100 in a talent show!
- I was born in San Antonio, Texas. Since then I’ve lived in Baltimore, Berkeley, Boston, New York City, Rochester, Davis, Wethersfield, West Germany, and Washington, DC.
- I like to cook and bake. Sylvia and I have been making a lot of bread recently.