Vivek Wadhwa

Technology & Innovation Futurist, Academic & Author Carnegie Mellon University & Harvard Law School
An Entrepreneur, Academic, Author, Keynote Speaker wrapped into a wonderfully vibrant and charismatic package. His research is focused on the critical advances in robotics, artificial intelligence, computing, synthetic biology, 3D printing, medicine, and nanomaterials, and how these advances are creating disruptive changes for companies, industries, governments and the culture at large. He has become a globally respected voice on advancing technologies and innovation (He was just named Silicon Valley Forum's 2018 VISIONARY AWARD-WINNER. His syndicated column for The Washington Post is one of the world's most popular columns on all things technology and innovation. In June he will release his highly anticipated new book, Your Happiness Was Hacked: Why Tech Is Winning the Battle to Control Your Brain--and How to Fight Back.