The future may seem quite bleak. Climate disasters, new diseases, crumbling infrastructure, wealth inequality, cyber risks, geopolitical conflicts and threats to democracy around the world are just some of the factors shaking the world today. citizens’ confidence in a better future.
But human ingenuity is always a cause for hope, and each generation brings new thinkers, activists, entrepreneurs and builders to work on the world’s greatest challenges.
This year, WIRED will celebrate its 30th anniversary by showcasing the people, platforms, technologies and ideas that inspire us and, we hope, inspire you. Join us on December 5 In San Francisco for a thought-provoking program featuring some of the most influential people in technology, business, science, entertainment and beyond, as we explore the impact of technology on our past, present and our future and explore solutions and our optimistic vision for the next 30 years. years.
What is this?
LiveWIRED is a one-day, in-person event at The middle in San Francisco. It will be a mix of speakers, panels, demonstrations and experiences designed to get you thinking about how we can collectively tackle climate change and what you can do to help.
How can I attend?
LiveWIRED is a free event, but places are limited. Apply to attend herewhere you’ll also find updates on programming announcements and information about our guest speakers, panels, and activations, as well as information about the venue and what to expect when you arrive.
Who will speak?
Steven Amatofounder and CEO, Contend
Jade RaymondPresident and Founder, Haven Studios
Jaron Lanier, scientist, writer, musician; Microsoft’s first unifying scientist
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the Web; CTO and co-founder, Inrupt
John BruceCEO and Co-Founder, Inrupt
Stephen CurryCEO, 30 Ink
Suresh Singhsecretary-president, 30 years old Ink
Blitz Bazawulemusician, author, artist, filmmaker
Rodrigo PrietoDirector of Photography, barbie And Flower Moon Killers
Karen Nybergretired NASA astronaut, engineer and textile artist
Tierra Whackartist and musician
Tiffany WilliamsCOO, 30 years old
Chris Helfrich, CEO, Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation
Eric Peytonco-founder, co-CEO and creative director, Unanimous Media
Jennifer Doudnabiochemist and co-inventor of Crispr technology, Nobel Prize winner
Jared Isaacman, CEO of Shift4 (NYSE: FOUR); Commander, Inspiration4 and Polaris Dawn
Aparna Nancherlaactor and writer
Faye Wattletonco-founder and executive vice president, EeroQ
Rachel KowertResearch Director, Take this
Fei Fei Li, Sequoia Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University; co-director of the Human-Centered AI Institute at Stanford
Annalee Newitzjournalist, author and podcaster
Moriba Jahco-founder and chief scientist of Privateer Space and Moriba Jah Universal
Meredith Whittakerpresident, Signal Foundation
Catie Cuanentrepreneur, engineer and artist
Reid Hoffmann, co-founder, LinkedIn; partner, Greylock
John Hankefounder and CEO, Niantic
Charlie Jane Anderswriter and editor
Joe AtkinsonVice President, Chief Product and Technology Officer, PwC
Jon GieselmanPresident, Expedia Brands, Expedia Group