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Sunday, March 15 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Is the Internet the Answer?

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Clive Thompson, the author of "Smarter Than You Think" and Andrew Keen, the author of "The Internet Is Not The Answer" will talk about the positive and negative impact of the digital revolution on society. They will discuss the impact of technology on our minds and its role in making us more (or less) intelligent. They will talk about the impact of the Internet of our economic and social life and its role in making us more (or less) equal and prosperous. A conversation rather than a debate, these two authors will reveal their greatest concerns and hopes about a digital revolution that, for better or worse, is changing all of our lives.

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Andrew Keen

Writer, Andrew Keen Productions
Andrew Keen is an Internet entrepreneur who founded Audiocafe.com in 1995 and built it into a popular first generation Internet company. He is the currently the executive director of the Silicon Valley salon FutureCast, a columnist for CNN and a regular commentator for many other... Read More →
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Clive Thompson

Author & Journalist, Clive Thompson
Clive Thompson is a leading thinker on how technology and science affect everyday life. He is the author of "Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better", a columnist for Wired, and a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine. His journalism... Read More →

Sunday March 15, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7

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