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2014 Conference

March 21, 2014

Fairfield, CT, USA

KEYNOTE INFORMATION

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.

FEATURED PRESENTERS

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!!!