Leading Web Futurist | Bestselling Author
Jeff Jarvis is a professor and director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism. He is a leader at the intersection of technology and media, proposing new business models for news, advising media companies and startups, and helping build bridges between publishers and Silicon Valley platforms. Jarvis has been named one of the most influential media leaders by World Economic Forum and is a regular speaker at their forum in Davos and other conferences around the globe. He focuses on topics such as intellectual property in the era of the Internet of Things, the open web and open source collaboration and has moderated many discussions in a project on the future of creativity and copyright.
Jeff Jarvis also wrote several books, among them the bestseller What Would Google Do? (HarperCollins 2009). Until 2005, he was president and creative director of Advance.net, the online arm of Advance Publications. Prior to that, Jarvis was creator and founding editor of Entertainment Weekly; Sunday editor and associate publisher of the New York Daily News and was working for many other papers. You can follow his blogs on Buzzmachine.com and on medium.com/@jeffjarvis.
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