Tristan Harris: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

4:30 pm

NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center. Map

Sponsored by:
Stanford Technology Ventures Program, Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students

Join us for a conversation with Tristan Harris, the co-founder and co-director of Time Well Spent, a nonprofit movement to create an ecosystem that aligns technology with our humanity. Prior to Time Well Spent, Harris was a design ethicist and product philosopher at Google until 2016, where he studied how technology influences a billion users' attention, well-being and behavior. Previously, Harris was CEO and co-founder of Apture, which Google acquired in 2011. Tristan holds several patents from his work at Apple, Wikia, Apture and Google. He graduated from Stanford University with a B.S. in computer science, focused on human-computer interaction.

The DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar series is generously supported by the venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

When:
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where:
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center. Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public

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Education Engineering Seminar 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
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