Ravé Mehta
professor of innovation and entrepreneurship; author of 'The Inventor: The Story of Tesla'

Ravé Mehta is an engineer, entrepreneur, and professor as well as an award-winning composer, producer and bestselling author. His book The Inventor: The Story of Tesla is a bestselling nonfiction graphic novel based on the true story of Nikola Tesla as he battled his mentor-turned-rival Thomas Edison in the AC/DC wars to bring light and energy to the world. Ravé is the founder of Helios Entertainment, an award-winning creative-technology firm that develops socially empowering content to artistically engage kids and adults while inspiring STEM learning through graphic novels, music, films, games, and shows, as discussed in his TED talk “Reimagining Education for a Hyper-Visual Culture.” Ravé is the recipient of the Tesla Vision Award by the Tesla Science Foundation and a former member of the board of directors of Space Florida, the official Florida Space Agency. He is a part-time professor teaching the intersection of finance, entrepreneurship and innovation and also serves as an adviser and mentor to Singularity University.

You can follow Ravé on Twitter @ravemehta.