Head Fakes and Pivots: Trump Punks Silicon Valley

Mar 15, 2017 | 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
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Futurist comedian, activist, and best-selling "How to Be Black" author Baratunde Thurston gives his take how the Tech Industry failed to predict the current administration and what we can do about it now. He'll cover why geeks aren't always the best political analysts as well as offer his opinions on the tech leaders advising Trump. Expect a lively discussion with plenty of audience Q&A.

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Solo
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced