How is Technology Affecting Social and Political Change?
The internet is a “series of tubes” that has changed the way we communicate as a culture. Politicians routinely use social media to spread their message and communicate beyond the law-making walls, social groups leverage the internet to gain support for their causes, and technology players work together to help facilitate free speech throughout the world. How did this happen? And what’s next?
- Chad Griffin, SFS ’97, Partner, Griffin Scheing & President of the Board of Directors for the American Foundation for Equal Rights
- Christine Pelosi, SFS ’88, Attorney, Campaign Boot Camp Author & Democratic Activist
- Ujjwal Singh, Co-Founder, SayNow and Software Engineering Manager for Google+, Google, Inc.
- Felix Schein, SFS ’99, Partner, Griffin Schein