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Develop your Spectrum Skills!
eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
Neurotypical
Solvable
Problems
Algorithmically
Solvable...
• Growing ASD population = untapped resource
– High ASD unemployment, 1% US population
• ASD job market and skill-building...
Technology Features
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• Crowdsourced eLabor
marketplace
• Project management (templated
structure, automated reminders)
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Thank you!
Develop your spectrum skills!
Questions?
MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers
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MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers

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Melanie Swan and I presented this idea at the Autism Hackathon in San Francisco, July 21-22, 2013. Think about getting paid for solving puzzles like the ones in FoldIt--that's the idea. Note: MindFlower is just a concept, not an actual business or organization.

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MindFlower: An eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers

  1. 1. 1 Develop your Spectrum Skills! eLabor Marketplace for ASD Solvers Neurotypical Solvable Problems Algorithmically Solvable Problems ASD Solvable Problems Team MindFlower: KT Pickard, Melanie Swan (7/21/13)
  2. 2. • Growing ASD population = untapped resource – High ASD unemployment, 1% US population • ASD job market and skill-building site 1. Projects: Mechanical Turk for ASD solvers • Verticals: software programming/gaming, life sciences, patent and literature search, big data analysis – Cross-list SW with NonPareil, Semperical, Specialists Guild 2. Challenges: Kaggle for ASD solvers • Weather modeling, recommendation engines, behavior prediction, energy use modeling 2 Develop your Spectrum Skills! MindFlower eLabor Marketplace
  3. 3. Technology Features 3 • Crowdsourced eLabor marketplace • Project management (templated structure, automated reminders) • Training, mentoring, development – Personalized virtual coaching skill modules: Empathy, Leadership, Social Intelligence • Spectrum skill assessment • Spectrum-friendly marketing & advertising Develop your Spectrum Skills! Personal Virtual Coach Skill Modules Automated Reminders
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  6. 6. Thank you! Develop your spectrum skills! Questions?

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