Jean-Marc Skopek is a programmer based in Vancouver. His past work includes Top Hat, a startup that increases engagement and interaction to the in-class learning experience, and Career Explorer, a startup that helps people discover careers and work opportunities that best suit their passions and skills. He is the founder of Empathy Works, a consultancy that helps companies build custom programs quickly using off-the-shelf tools. In his spare time, Jean-Marc loves experimenting with new gadgets and technologies. He is particularly interested in the way technology can help spread important messages and introduce new opportunities to disadvantaged individuals.