Speaking

Talks about tech, travel, social media & journalism

J.D. Lasica is a leading expert on the subjects of online travel, tech trends, news media, social media and more. He is available to speak at select events. Following are a few of the conferences and venues where he has spoken, lectured or presented.

 

Technology

 
  • Institute for the Future
  • Bitspiration (Krakow)
  • South by Southwest Interactive (3 times)
  • Macworld Expo
  • AlwaysOn (Stanford) (twice)
  • Tech Summit
  • Supernova (twice)
  • O’Reilly Mac OS X
  • Center for Educational Technology
  • Gnomedex
  • Tech TV (on air appearance)
  • Attack of the Show (TV)
  • Cranky Geeks
  • PBS Mediatwits

 

Universities

 
  • Cambridge University
  • Harvard’s Berkman Center (twice)
  • Stanford University (twice)
  • MIT Media Lab
  • Princeton University
  • Växjö and Malmö U., Sweden
  • UC Berkeley (3 times)
  • University of Texas
  • University of Southern Calif.
  • Rutgers University
  • University of Florida

JD after his talk at Cannes

 

Travel & entertainment

 
  • Cannes Film Festival
  • Eye for Travel (2 times)
  • Digital Hollywood (3 times)
  • OnHollywood

Media & journalism

 
  • The Future of News
  • Online News Association (3 times)
  • Society of Professional Journalists (twice)
  • Faculty, Knight Dig­i­tal Media Cen­ter Lead­er­ship Con­fer­ence
  • Investigative Reporters & Editors
  • CAJ National Writers’ Symposium
  • American Travel Writers’ Editors Council


Social media

 
  • Future of Media Summit
  • Participatory Academy (Sweden)
  • New Communications Forum (twice)
  • International Citizen Reporters’ Forum, Seoul
  • Producers Guild
  • Stream­ing Media West
  • New Media Expo
  • Guardian UK
  • BlogOn

Nonprofit/social good

 
  • United Nations
  • Social Media for Nonprofits (SF & LA)
  • National Conference on Volunteering & Service
  • Personal Democracy Forum
  • Sustainatopia
  • BlogWorld Expo Nonprofit Track
  • Social Media for Social Action
  • Tech Policy Summit (twice)
  • NetTuesday
  • Seizing the Moment
  • Alliance for Community Media
  • New America Media
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • Girls in Tech

Video

 
  • Cinequest
  • Web Video Summit
  • Vloggercon
  • Pixelodeon
  • MediaX
  • Online Video & the Future of TV
  • Webzine

Other

 
  • Digital Storytelling Festival
  • Syndicate
  • iSummit
  • SDForum
  • Remix/Mashup 2009
  • Symposium on Digital Convergence

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