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Lee W. McKnight

Estes-Sirgy About the Authors McKnightLee W. McKnight is Kauffman Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and an Associate Professor in the iSchool (The School of Information Studies), Syracuse University, New York. Prof. Lee is Principal Investigator of the National Science Foundation Partnerships for Innovation Wireless Grids Innovation Testbed (WiGiT) project and is recipient of the 2011 TACNY Award for Technology Project of Year. Lee is the inventor of edgeware, a new class of software for creating ad hoc overlay cloud-to-edge applications. Dr. McKnight’s research focuses on virtual markets and wireless grids, the global information economy, national and international technology policy, and Internet governance and policy. Professor McKnight’s five books on his ground-breaking research were in press during 2014–2015 at Imperial College Press/World Scientific Press, Singapore and London. Prof. McKnight received a PhD in 1989 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; an MA from the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University in 1981; and a BA magna cum laude from Tufts University in 1978. E-mail:
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