Jason Hope is an entrepreneur and a futurist who has spent the better part of the past several years loudly touting the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT). The Internet of Things is a concept that refers to the way that all of our everyday items will interface with the internet in order to make our life easier, simpler and more efficient as a result. Hope isn’t solely focused on the IoT, however, as he is also looking to the future with research into anti-aging technology. Hope recently made headlines within the industry when it was revealed that he had made a massive donation to the SENS Foundation. What is the SENS Foundation? Why is Hope donating to it? Let’s dig in and find out!
Jason Hope has made it his business to support technology that he feels will have a fundamentally important impact on the world as we know it. The pursuit of anti-aging technology has always been a popular one and Hope believes that the pursuit will eventually bear fruit. Hope looked to the SENS Foundation in order to make his mark on that hunt by donating a stunning $500,000 to the facility. The SENS Foundation, which stands for ‘Strategies for Engineered Negligible Senescence’, is a non-profit company that is located in California. Hope’s donation helped to reform the laboratory by bringing in funding for important research. Jason Hope: The Entrepreneur from Arizona
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Hope’s donation to the company was announced by Mike Kope, the CEO at SENS. Kope announced the donation during the ‘Breakthrough Philanthropy’ charity event which was hosted by the famous Thiel Foundation. Peter Thiel himself was on location during the event and Thiel was ecstatic with Hope’s contributions, saying that it was the ‘highlight of the evening’ and that Jason had made a ‘bold commitment’ in the hunt to defeat aging. Jason Hope’s Hard Line Stance on the Internet of Things
Jason Hope had made his mark in the world of technology as an entrepreneur. He was born and raised in the town of Tempe, AZ and he would go on to attend Arizona State University in pursuit of his MBA. After that, Hope went on to hone his focus on technology while establishing several high-profile tech businesses. Now, Hope is doubling down on his futurism and focusing on supporting anti-aging research. It is Hope’s belief that we are close to important answers that can have a huge impact on the way that humanity ages or, as he believes, doesn’t age. Jason Hope Pledges $500,000