Medard Gabel is a noted author and speaker who co-founded World Game Institute with Buckminster Fuller. Medard also founded BigPictureSmallWorld, Inc.. In conjunction with Global Education Motivators, Medard created the Design Science lab which is a workshop for developing strategies to address the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. As #2 to Buckminster Fuller for many years, he helped create the analog World Game. More recently, as a founding member of the Earth Intelligence Network, a 501c3, he created the preliminary staffing and funding plan for creating the digital EarthGame(TM).
His influence was central to the chapter, “World Brain as EarthGame,” in COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE: Creating a Prosperous World at Peace (EIN, 2008).