Speakers

Co-founder & CEO
Insider
Henry Blodget is co-founder and CEO of Insider. Insider publishes Business Insider, Insider, and ...(read more)
SVP, Insights & Innovation
Complex Networks
Aaron Braxton is SVP, Business Intelligence + Performance Marketing, and also General Manager for Co...(read more)
Investigative Journalist
Guardian; Observer
Carole Cadwalladr is a journalist for the Guardian and Observer in the United Kingdom. She worked fo...(read more)
President, Condé Nast Entertainment
Condé Nast
Agnes Chu joins Condé Nast from the Walt Disney Company. She joined Disney in 2008, and most recentl...(read more)
Assistant Managing Editor
The New York Times
Sam Dolnick is an assistant managing editor who oversees The New York Times’s audio report, its work...(read more)
Founder & Executive Director
DAIR
Timnit Gebru is the founder and executive director of the Distributed Artificial Intelligence Resear...(read more)
President
MSNBC
Rashida Jones is President of MSNBC, the premier destination for breaking news, award-winning journa...(read more)

Senator (D-MN)
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is the first woman elected to represent the State of Minnesota in the Uni...(read more)
Technology Reporter
The New York Times
Taylor Lorenz is a technology reporter in Los Angeles covering tech culture and online creators. Bef...(read more)
Assistant Managing Editor for Audience
Los Angeles Times
Samantha Melbourneweaver is the assistant managing editor for audience at the Los Angeles Times wher...(read more)
Senior Data Reporter
Recode
Rani Molla covers business and technology news through charts, images, maps and sometimes even text....(read more)
Editor-in-chief
The Cut
Lindsay Peoples Wagner is editor-in-chief of The Cut, the premier women’s media brand, and co-founde...(read more)

Author
ANNE HELEN PETERSEN writes the newsletter Culture Study, and is the author of four books, most recen...(read more)
Vice President, Audio and TV
The New York Times
Stephanie Preiss is the vice president of Audio and TV at the New York Times. In her role, she overs...(read more)
CEO, Rappler
2021 Nobel Peace Prize recipient
Maria Ressa has been a journalist in Asia for nearly 35 years. As Rappler's co-founder, executive ed...(read more)
CEO
Financial Times
John Ridding is the Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Times Group. He has been with the FT fo...(read more)
CEO
The Atlantic
Nicholas Thompson is the CEO of The Atlantic and the former editor-in-chief of WIRED. Under his lead...(read more)

Interviewers

White House correspondent, PBS NewsHour
Moderator, Washington Week
Yamiche Alcindor is the moderator of Washington Week, the Peabody Award-winning weekly news analysis...(read more)
Media Reporter
Axios
Sara Fischer is a media reporter for Axios. She joined the company in 2016 as a founding staff membe...(read more)
Editorial Director
Digital Content Next
In her role as editorial director, Michelle Manafy is responsible for DCN’s content-related initiati...(read more)
Editorial Director
The Hollywood Reporter
Nekesa Mumbi Moody is the editorial director of The Hollywood Reporter, leading a dynamic team of jo...(read more)
SVP
Digital Content Next
Chris Pedigo is SVP for Government Affairs. Chris represents DCN’s interests before Congress, the W...(read more)
Sr. Curator
TED Conferences
Editor-at-large, New York Magazine
Co-founder, Recode
Kara Swisher is the editor-at-large of New York Magazine, co-founder of Recode, producer and host th...(read more)