Aron Ezra is the Chairman at Plan A Technologies, a software development shop and consultancy. Plan A tackles software challenges for organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. In this episode KJ and Aron discuss how technology can solve complex issues such as cybersecurity, data privacy, and AI, while also considering the hurdles of regulations and budget constraints. Aron shares insights on a range of projects they've worked on, from measuring the effects of climate change on land to gamifying educational materials and creating responsive gaming platforms. He also expresses a desire to apply these innovative solutions in nonprofit sectors like government organizations, NGOs and foundations, for a greater social impact.
12:38 The Challenges of Innovation in Regulated Industries
24:02 The Impact of AI on Education
29:13 The Gap Between Tech Possibilities and Actual Lift
34:00 The Desire to Help Governments and NGOs with Tech
37:35 The Reality of Working with Corporations
Quote of the Show (24:00):
“When you have a new technology come out, there are these crazy unintended consequences that have a ripple effect.” Aron Ezra
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