Josh Klein

Hacker and Author of Hacking Work

Josh Klein Speaker Profile:

Josh Klein has practiced and was trained, both formally and informally, in hacking — social systems, computer networks, institutions, consumer hardware, animal behavior, and, most recently, the publishing industry. When he’s not taking things apart or putting them back together again he speaks, writes, and consults on new and emerging technologies that improve people’s lives — and has tremendous fun doing it.

Most of Josh’s time is spent speaking to companies and at conferences such as World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Gadgetoff, TED, SICS, LA-IP, BIF, and Serious Play, and he has appeared on the Sundance Channel, Nova, and other programs. He also spends a significant amount of time consulting to companies large and small, such as Microsoft, Oracle, Frog Design, Nokia, Johns Hopkins, Bankinter, The United States Government, and others.

But really what Josh Kleindoes is this: he examines systems, he takes them apart, and he puts different pieces together to produce something new and more effective. He hacks. Everything.

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  • Speaking Topics:

    Attitude, Future, Technology

  • Travels From:

    New York

  • Price:

    $20,000 - $30,000

    Notes on Fees

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Josh Klein Speaks

Josh Klein Speaker Profile:

Josh Klein has practiced and was trained, both formally and informally, in hacking — social systems, computer networks, institutions, consumer hardware, animal behavior, and, most recently, the publishing industry. When he’s not taking things apart or putting them back together again he speaks, writes, and consults on new and emerging technologies that improve people’s lives — and has tremendous fun doing it.

Most of Josh’s time is spent speaking to companies and at conferences such as World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Gadgetoff, TED, SICS, LA-IP, BIF, and Serious Play, and he has appeared on the Sundance Channel, Nova, and other programs. He also spends a significant amount of time consulting to companies large and small, such as Microsoft, Oracle, Frog Design, Nokia, Johns Hopkins, Bankinter, The United States Government, and others.

But really what Josh Kleindoes is this: he examines systems, he takes them apart, and he puts different pieces together to produce something new and more effective. He hacks. Everything.

Lulz to Larceny: A How To Guide to Self-Defence in a New Media World

Anonymous. Black Hat Hackers. Facebook Stalkers. Learn about the very latest in hacking tools and attack methodologies, from a corporate and personal perspective, as well as what to do to defend against them.

 

How Everyone Can Innovate: From the Tooth Fairy to Television

Innovation is something anyone can do – it’s what we were born for. Learn how to think like an innovator, drawing from personal examples to historic ones, culminating in how to apply your own unique view of the world to achieve unprecedented success.

 

Meritocratic Marketplaces; The secret side to the megatrends you thought you understood

“Transparency,” “Big Data,” “The Cloud”: we've all heard the buzzwords, but what do they *mean*? The answer turns out to be both more and less than you’d think. Come discover how common opinion has shortsighted the impact and opportunity of the biggest trends we've all misunderstood.

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