- Speaker PopTech 2012
Experts steeped in years of research who have also carried out equal amounts of fieldwork sometimes produce particularly lucid presentations. Jennifer Leaning (PopTech 2012) has researched human security for years and has field experience in Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Kosovo, the Middle East, the former Soviet Union, Somalia, the Chad-Darfur border and the African Great Lakes.
PopTech is thrilled to announce a new round of speakers added to this year’s convening in Camden, Maine. New presenters include a civil rights leader and public health advocate, an epidemiologist who studies how traumatic events alter population health, and a former bank-thief-turned-neuroscientist who has shown how to project patients’ thoughts onto a screen in front of their eyes by implanting electrodes deep inside their brains.Read more »