"He's leading the thought-cavalry on how to explore our vast tech frontier and use it for good. If you don't know his work, you should." -Shelley Prevost, Inc.com
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3-time TEDx, Harvard Business School, Princeton University, The School of The New York Times, TechChill (Latvia), FutureNow Conference (Slovakia), TNW (Amsterdam), Future Health Summit (Dublin), Florida State University, and many more.
TODAY show interview, Profiled in Techworld: A Day in the Life of a Tech Ethicist, Raising Digital Citizens, Deutsche Welle , video interview for this Associated Press story on digital phenotyping, Dukascopy TV about what it means to be human & BBC World News about Facebook, New York Daily News on fixing social media
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Speaking engagements for the Spring of 2020 have been postponed due to Covid-19, currently being rescheduled for 2021. Interested in booking for 2021? Reach out! Here is a very relevant talk on tackling hate speech & misinformation on social media platforms.
David Ryan Polgar is the moderator for All Tech Is Human's livestream series, covering areas such as ways to increase emotional intelligence in technology, Section 230, building anti-racist technology, and the unintended consequences of technology.
TECH ETHICIST & DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP EXPERT Responsible Tech Leader
David Ryan Polgar is a leading voice in the areas of tech ethics, digital citizenship, and what it means to be human in the digital age. David is a global speaker, a regular media commentator for national & international press, and a frequent advisor & consultant on building a better tech future. He is the co-host/co-creator of Funny as Tech, a NYC-based podcast & occasional live show that deals with our messy relationship with technology, and is the founder of All Tech Is Human, an accelerator for tech consideration & hub for the Responsible Tech movement. David recently developed a digital citizenship class for adults and a tech ethics hub for college students. He serves as a founding member of TikTok's Content Advisory Council, along with the Technology & Adolescent Mental Wellness (TAM program).
Frequently providing insight and perspective on emerging trends and tips on the various ways social media & tech is impacting us. Available for TV, radio, podcast, print, and online.