FUTURE & TECH

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Jacob Ward is an NBC News technology correspondent, and science & tech contributor for CNN, Al Jazeera, and PBS. The former editor-in-chief of Popular Science magazine, Ward writes for The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, and Wired. LEARN MORE »

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The Future Studies and Forecasting Chair at Singularity University

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Professor at Columbia Business School, & author of The Digital Transformation Playbook

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Former designer & engineer for Apple, and author of the bestseller Creative Selection: Inside Apple’s Design Process...

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• Futurist, noted technology & innovation expert

• Big data expert & journalist

• Author of several books including The Numerati & Final Jeopardy

Founder of Behance & Adobe's Chief Product Officer

• Author of The Messy Middle & Making Ideas Happen

• Early Investor & Product Advisor, Pinterest, Uber & Other Top Companies

• Former CTO of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

• Entrepreneur in Residence at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

• Director of external affairs for Google

• Former Editor at Fortune

• Author of The End of Suburbs & The Airbnb Story

• Founder & CEO of Girls in Tech

• Author of Tech Boss Lady

• Professor at Yale

• Author the NY Times called a “rock star” of computer science

• Leading Expert in Cybersecurity & Hacking

• Former designer & engineer for Apple

• Author of the bestseller Creative Selection: Inside Apple’s Design Process During the Golden Age of Steve Jobs


• Humanitarian futures and strategic foresight expert

• Humorist, writer for HBO’s hit series Silicon Valley

• Creator of the Fake Steve Jobs blog

• Author of Disrupted & Lab Rats

• Tech journalist & author of The One Device

• Former Wall Street Journal tech columnist

• Founder of Recode & former Executive Editor of The Verge

• Futurist & author on how emerging technologies are shaping our future

• Silicon Valley futurist and technologist

• Managing director of Massive Entertainment

• Author of The Dream Architects

• Pushing the limits of human potential with projects like the human-powered helicopter

• Pushing the limits of human potential with projects like the human-powered helicopter

• Professor at Columbia Business School

• Author of The Digital Transformation Playbook on how to rethink any traditional business for the digital age

• Author of The Innovation Delusion: How Our Obsession with the New Has Disrupted the Work That Matters Most


• The Future Studies and Forecasting Chair at Singularity University

• Aeronautics & Astronautics Professor and Associate Dean at MIT, and leads the Interactive Robotics Group of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

• Author of What To Expect When You're Expecting Robots

• Former CTO at the US Department of Health and Human Services

• A globally renowned expert in the areas of innovation, leadership, public policy & healthcare

• Founder & CEO of TerraCycle, a company with a mission to eliminate the idea of waste

• Author of The Innovation Delusion: How Our Obsession with the New Has Disrupted the Work That Matters Most


• NBC News technology correspondent

• Global futurist & bestselling author