Speculative Speakers Directory: Mike Treder

Name
Mike Treder

Email
mtreder@crnano.org

City
New York

State
NY

Zip
10001

Country
USA


Travel
Negotiable

Bio
Mike Treder, executive director of the Center for Responsible Nanotechnology (CRN), is a professional writer, speaker, and policy advocate with a background in technology and communications company management. After attending the University of Washington in Seattle, with a major in Biology, Mike's career in the private sector included stints as manager of radio stations in major markets, and with a large telecommunications firm. In 2002, he co-founded CRN, a non-profit research and advocacy organization that promotes public awareness and education, and works for the crafting of effective policy to maximize benefits and reduce dangers. In addition to his work with CRN, Mike is a consultant to the Millennium Project of the American Council for the United Nations University, serves on the Scientific Advisory Board for the Lifeboat Foundation, is a Research Fellow with the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, is on the Nanotech Briefs Editorial Advisory Board, is a consultant to the Future Technologies Advisory Group, and is a member of the World Future Society. Mike has published more than 20 articles and papers, and has been interviewed numerous times by the media. As an accomplished presenter on the societal implications of emerging technologies, he has addressed conferences and groups in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Spain, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and Brazil. Mike lives in New York City. For more, see http://crnano.org/speaker.mt.htm

Date Entered
12/31/69

Keywords
Science: Speculative Breakthroughs; Society: Dealing With Rapid Change; Technology: Information Age; Technology: Security, Surveillance, & Privacy

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