March 21, 2014
Fairfield, CT, USA
Douglas Rushkoff is the author of Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, as well as a dozen other bestselling books on media, technology, and culture, including Program or Be Programmed, Media Virus, Life Inc and the novel Ecstasy Club. He wrote the graphic novels Testament and A.D.D., and made the television documentaries Merchants of Cool, The Persuaders, and Digital Nation. He lives in New York, and lectures about media, society, and economics around the world.
Renee Hobbs, Founding Director–URI Harrington School ( Moderator of Opening Session)
Tessa Jolls, President, Center for Media Literacy
Julian McDougall, Bournemouth University
Marieli Rowe, Executive Director, National Telemedia Council
Neil Andersen, President- The Association for Media Literacy, Toronto, Canada
Renee Cherow-O’Leary, President, Education for the 21st Century
Bill Shribman, Senior Executive Producer at WGBH – Boston
Lori Bindig, Associate Professor, Sacred Heart University
Rob Williams, President of ACME
Alice Lee, Professor, Hong Kong University
...and many more!!!