Brandstand 2018: Techlash

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Fri, Dec 07 - 19:00

SVA Theatre

New York, New York County

Technology

Description

Brandstand brings together several luminary speakers from diverse backgrounds to discuss and examine the pervasive nature of technology and its implication for our society.

Expect a rapid fire set of cultural, creative, and economic opinions designed to provoke discussion and debate. Through a series of talks and panel discussions, we will investigate the question: Are we customers, products, or pawns to tech companies today?

Speakers include:
Ian Bogost: Author, Contributing Editor at The Atlantic, Game Designer, and Professor of media studies and computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology


Emerson T. Brooking: Expert on social media and conflict. Co-author of Like War: The Weaponization of Social Media


Cynthia Pratomo: Creative Director and Design Coach at Wolff Olins, New York City


Debbie Millman: Writer, Artist, Educator, Brand Consultant and the Host of Design Matters podcast


Anthony Ha: Senior Writer at TechCrunch covering media and advertising, Co-host of the Original Content podcast


Mike Murphy: Deputy Technology Editor at Quartz. He focuses on machines with brains and consumer electronic


More speakers to be announced soon!
Brandstand is presented by the alumni network of the School of Visual Arts Masters in Branding program.

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