Kevin Roose is a bestselling author and award-winning technology columnist for The New York Times. His column, “The Shift,” examines the intersection of tech, business, and culture. In his new book, Futureproof: 9 Rules for Machine-Age Humans (forthcoming from Random House, 2020), Roose lays out a practical guide to human survival in the age of A.I., automation, screen overload, and other worrying technological trends. His previous books, Young Moneyand The Unlikely Disciple, explored the worlds of young Wall Street bankers and evangelical Christian college students. Previously, Roose was a writer at New York magazine and the executive producer and co-host of “Real Future,” a documentary TV series about technology and innovation. His work has been published in GQ, Esquire, Vanity Fair, and other publications, and he is a regular guest on “The Daily,” the New York Times’s daily news podcast. He lives in the Bay Area.
I felt this conference was life changing. I am truly inspired and am plotting both career and personal changes to live up to the great lessons I learned. Both the sessions and the networking were vital.