Keynote: John Gable
Technologist and activist John Gable will bring his unique perspective with his keynote presentation in Hoover Auditorium Tuesday, June 6 at 8 p.m.
Gable is the founder and CEO of AllSides.com, which builds better understanding across divides, and offers a unique combination of technology and politics.
He started in tech 24 years ago by joining the original Microsoft Office team, then became the project management team lead for Netscape Navigator.
Gable was previously a Republican operative, working for three Senate majority leaders (Howard Baker, Trent Lott and Mitch McConnell), the Republican National Committee and George H.W. Bush.
Gable and his multi-partisan AllSides.com team use technology to present news and issues from many angles to allow people to make up their own minds.
Their mission: “Free people from filter bubbles so they can better understand the world and each other.”