Author Archives for Yarrow Kraner


February 3, 2018 4:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

FRIDAY, MARCH 16 2018 at The RIALTO THEATRE. Get ready for a mind dazzling multi-media masterpiece with interwoven music, stories, film, live theatre, and poetry with seamless transitions. Featuring Kimberley Motley’s inspiring fight to bring identity back to women around the world, with performances by members of the HATCH network, Paul Durham, Steve Connell, […]

What is HATCH?

June 28, 2017 12:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Founded in 2004, HATCH is a global network, movement, and a series of experiences designed to catalyze CREATIVITY to HATCH a better world.  HATCH is anchored by: Three annual, invite-only HATCH experience summits (Big Sky, Latin America, and Europe). for carefully selected influencers, inventors, makers, technologists, CEOs, designers, artists, and more HATCH Labs – A series of salons, workshops, and activations throughout the year […]

HATCHedu @ DSEL MSU /// Challenge: Design the School of the Future

May 4, 2015 3:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

THE CHALLENGE:  Design the School of the Future. 45 students from diverse disciplines, majors, and colleges. 15 faculty from diverse disciplines, majors, and colleges. 15 HATCH Alum mentors 1.5 Days 8 Proposed Solutions Video Highlights Recap from HATCHedu @ DSEL MSU:  WHAT WAS THE IMPACT? was a transformative experience for both our students and […]

With Richard Whitney’s guidance, the cellular Electron disrupts M2M tech and raises $500k

April 17, 2015 10:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

On February 25th of this year HATCHer Richard Whitney, as part of the Spark team, launched a Kickstarter campaign for a ground-breaking invention, The Electron, “a tiny development kit for creating cellular-connected electronics projects and products.. Imagine a cellular-connected Arduino, but with a more powerful processor and a SIM card. It also comes with Spark’s […]

Collaborations started through HATCH make big waves at Toy Fair 2015

April 17, 2015 10:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In 2013, Philip Sheppard (a renowned composer),  Tanya Thompson (Head of Inventor Relations for toy company Think Fun), and Parker Thomas (an education curriculum innovator), and David Yakos (product designer and co-owner of Salient Technologies) met at HATCH. Over the next four days they connected through constructed creative exercises and fireside chats.  Along the […]

Not Impossible HATCHes creative solutions to global challenges

April 17, 2015 9:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Not Impossible has a fairly ambitious goal – even by HATCH standards.  They aim to literally remove the word “impossible” when considering solutions to some of the world’s (yes, world’s) most pressing and often complicated problems.  And this is no think tank; as their website describes, “Not Impossible makes DIY, accessible, tech-based solutions for people […]

Powerful relationships created at HATCH featured in Forbes

April 17, 2015 9:23 pm Published by 1 Comment

We may be accustomed to seeing HATCH covered in publications covering inspiring creativity and conscious culture, but lately HATCH is showing up in Forbes; one of the highest profile business and financial journals in the world. That’s because renowned business leadership writer/executive on-boarding expert George Bradt took part in HATCH 2014; and loved what he experienced. […]