David is a journalist and commentator on technology. Techonomy’s annual conference brings together leaders from tech, business, academia and government to discuss the role of tech in progress. He also hosts Techonomy Bio (life sciences and tech), Techonomy Policy (intersection of tech advances and government’s reaction) and Techonomy Detroit (U.S. economic and business implications of a technologized age). His work also appears in Forbes and Vanity Fair, and he is a contributing editor at Bloomberg Television. He wrote the bestseller “The Facebook Effect” and is a 25-year Fortune vet.