Full Interview: Mark Surman on Building Creative Hubs

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The Next Silicon Valley. It's almost a cultural cliche - the quest for a dynamic, innovative, creative tech hub contained in a specific geographical area. Is it something you can create, or is it a phenomenon that happens organically, when the right set of ill-defined features come together in a alchemy of innovation? Mark Surman has had a long career in fostering innovation, and looking at ways of creating open collaborative spaces for people. He's currently Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation, makers of Firefox.

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