Announcing The Digital Economist
The Digital Economist has launched the Speaker Series to drive radical collaboration between global action leaders on the most urgent topics and challenges we face today: climate, health, society, economics. With the global population facing multiple man-made crises that threaten our existence and the wellbeing of the planet, using science and technology to serve human needs is no longer a choice – it's a necessity.
General Counsel, Six Digital Exchange
Swiss lawyer, General Counsel at SDX, and Associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard.
Founder & Executive Chair, Think Equal
Former filmmaker, Human Rights Campaigner, UN Women for Peace Activist Award winner and NY Times the Second Most Impactful woman of 2016, after Hillary Clinton
Sonia Bashir Kabir
Founder, SBK Tech Ventures
Founder of SBK Tech Ventures and the SBK Foundation. Previously, Managing Director at Microsoft.
Founder, Alcorn Immigration Law
Top 10 immigration attorney in the State of California, founder of Alcorn Immigration Law, author of TechCrunch’s “Dear Sophie”.
Global Tax Innovation Leader, EY
EY Global Tax Innovation Leader, MIT Connection Science Fellow and Boston University School of Law Lecturer.
Senior Economist, European Commission
Senior Economist at the European Commission and former Fellow at the Weatherhead Center of Harvard University.
Founder, Yale OpenLab
Founder and President of the Open Earth Foundation. Founder and lead scientist at the Yale Open Innovation Lab.
Cofounder & Director, Impact17
Co-founder and Director, Impact17 and President and Founding Board Member, Sustainable Impact Association, Switzerland.
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Faculty Director of MIT Connection Science and Forbes "7 most powerful data scientists in the world".
Faculty Director, UCL CBT
Professor of Complexity Science at University College London and Faculty Director of the UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies.
CEO, SnapIT Solutions
President and CEO at SnapIT Solutions, Innovator in Residence, Kauffman Foundation & member of Advisory Council, Federal Reserve of Kansas City.