Maria Zendrera is an Artist and Researcher on how new technologies like the Iot, and social media are affecting privacy, public space and autonomy.
Born and raised near Portland, OR, Josiah a student with a focus in emerging technologies and the Singularity. His interests in public policy and future studies have fueled his dream of revolutionary infrastructures that enhance civilization and the human experience. In the midst of the technological paradigm shift his fear is that governments and legislation are falling behind, even hindering progress. Now, he wants to work with local government to implement Internet of Things and Ambient Intelligence applications in tourism education, and infrastructure.