As a founding member of Zero Gravity Labs and as the Chief Scientist, Sansom Lee plays a pivotal role in setting the long term vision and strategy for ZGL as well as overseeing the day-to-day operations of experimentation. He is a recognized leader at LoyaltyOne, has a passion for developing bright, up and coming talent and is a sought after conference/meet-up speaker. Sansom also is fearless when it comes to experimentation and may have added chocolate Timbits to his Grilled Cheese last Wednesday. So lets chat with our Chief Scientist, Sansom Lee.
What are you working on right now?
I am working with a group brilliant and visionary individuals to figure out the future state by exploring possibilities with latest technologies at Zero Gravity Labs.
What makes you passionate about innovation and technology?
The uncertainties that fresh ideas bring are most captivating.
If you were to go back in time and have dinner with any person who would it be and why?
I would have dinner with Christopher Columbus at his old age. I would ask if he would do his same voyages again and how differently would he approach with all that he’d been through.
What is your favorite spot to eat or drink in Toronto?
The next one!
What is the most interesting part of your job?
Dealing with unknowns and making discoveries.
What song do you secretly belt out in the car or shower when nobody is listening?
I don’t sing really but in shower I usually hum – E C G A | B C | D E F E | E D C D
You win the lottery tonight, what is the first luxury item you buy yourself?
A share of Berkshire Hathaway.
What is your favourite mobile app?
What was the last book you read?
You meant the last book I flipped? – When Cultures Collide by Richard Lewis.
What is your guilty pleasure?
What is in your ultimate grilled cheese?
Nitrogen crunched grilled cheese ice cream!
What makes it great to work at ZGL?
The talented team and the autonomy we have to discover.
How can people get in touch with you or find out more about Zero Gravity Labs?
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