David Ryan Polgar is a tech ethicist. A frequent speaker (3-time TEDx, The School of the New York Times, TNW New York), tech commentator (CBS This Morning, SiriusXM, CNN.com, LA Times), and contributing writer for Big Think, IBM thinkLeaders and Quartz. He is currently focused on whether we are becoming "botified" online, along with the ethical concerns facing emerging tech. Polgar co-founded the global Digital Citizenship Summit and currently works with the virtual world startup Friendbase. He is noted for his work around tech ethics, digital citizenship, and digital wellness. You can read some of his recent writing on HERE. He recently launched an initiative called All Tech Is Human, which is focused on better aligning the business interests of tech companies with the human interests of users & society.
Joe Leonardo is a comedic actor and writer who has been featured on ESPN, Travel Channel, NPR, Anderson Cooper LIVE, and Prank Academy to name a few. He is currently a house team performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York, a member of their Touring Company and co-host of their Wednesday Night Improv Jam. Joe is also the co-creator/co-host of Funny As Tech, a tech-comedy podcast and monthly panel show at The People's Improv Theater. He is one of the founders of Sea Tea Improv and has studied improv and sketch at the UCB Theatre, The PIT, The Magnet and Hartford Stage. Contact Joe if you are looking for a host, comedian, interviewer, vlogger or all around fun guy! :)