Sex Tech Unleashed

Speakers

Melanie Cristols

Lorals

Lora Haddock

Lora DiCarlo

Amanda Mitchell

Polly Rodriguez

Unbound

The conversation around sex tech and equal access to sexual health and wellness products has really started to heat up this year. Between Dame taking NYC’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority to court for refusing to post ads, Instagram/Facebook shadowbanning disproportionately affecting women and sex workers, as well as CES and Samsung banning female sex toys from their events— the landscape for these kinds of companies should be looking bleak. But in fact, the opposite is happening. With each company’s setback, against all odds, the market seems to just be getting stronger and the conversation louder? What is powering this sextech tsunami?

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